Double Certification Program in Executive Community Leadership

The Department of Management, College of Business  and Economics  of  AAU together with HLK of Jonkoping University, Sweden is offering a one year Certification Program in Executive Community Leadership. Graduates enjoy two certificates from the two universities.

Read about the training here.

Training Duration:  A Maximum of One Year at executive-level training centre or Hotels¨


    1. Leadership and Learning
    2. Leadership and Working with Individuals
    3. Leadership and Working with Groups
    4. Working With and Managing Conflict
    5. Managing Diversity
    6. Practical Placement

Certification: Double Certification from AAU, Ethiopia and JU, Sweden.

Tuition* : Birr 35,000.00 only; Application Fee: Birr 200.00

Scholarship: Merit based scholarship may be available. However, priority will be given to those applicants who can pay the full tuition fee.

Admission Criteria:

      • University Degree
      • At least two years’ managerial experience in legally registered NGO/Civic Society Organization
      • Letter of guarantee from employer (NGO/Civic Society Organization) for full participation
      • Letter of guarantee for funding
      • Passing of entrance exam

No. of Training Seats available: 20

Application Deadline:  February 5, 2021

Note: Application form can be downloaded from

Completed application forms together with supporting documents and registration fee receipt should be submitted to the following address

Contact Address:      Addis Ababa University, College of Business and Economics

Department of Management

Eshetu Chole Building; 7th Floor Room 722, 707 or 6th Floor Room 610

Tel:        011 122 9611 / 0910 127605


  • Participants coming from outside of Addis Ababa will be provided with accommodation
  • Includes Lunch, Dinner, and Refreshments during training sessions

Download the application form here.

Watch the announcement video here