Cambridge gives you the edge. We offer quality-assured programmes with the full support and commitment of the University.

These courses are designed for people working in executive environments like leadership and management, or in professional disciplines. You may be looking to add to your skills and knowledge, or to receive specialised direction for your organisation.

You'll be encouraged to debate, discuss, and analyse with motivated peers from around the world. In this collaborative environment, you're inspired, stretched and supported to succeed.

Our endorsed providers

Our executive and professional education providers share expertise from a wide range of departments, institutes, and centres at the University of Cambridge. They offer comprehensive study options for individual and organisational needs.


Find courses for organisations, business professionals, managers, leaders, and executives in the private or public sector who are striving for professional and personal growth. These programmes help you achieve operational excellence and results.

Cambridge Judge Business School Executive Education

Continuing education

Study open and bespoke professional and executive education courses. Choose from education, coaching, law, politics, international studies, property investment and finance. The courses offered are often created and run in conjunction with our University departments and faculties.

Institute of Continuing Education


Get research-based insights about innovative and commercially compelling ways to address global sustainability challenges. Programmes will help decision makers to build the leadership capacity and skills needed to enable action.

Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership


Generate impact from research with Cambridge Enterprise. We train you to create impact from your research and expertise through different market-facing activities. We work with universities, governments and organisations to build the skills to commercialise knowledge and technology. Programmes support developing ecosystems, the commercialisation of research and the growth of new business.

Cambridge Enterprise

Leadership and innovation

Explore executive education options for leaders in sectors including banking, financial services, legal, FMCG, healthcare, construction, creative industries, education and government. Learn alongside peers in organisations worldwide.

Møller Institute, Churchill College


Access and learn from research undertaken in partnership with our Engineering Department. Gain insight into modern industrial practice through its management, technology and policy. You can choose from executive education, short public courses and consultancy.

Institute for Manufacturing


Gain exposure to the highest research and teaching standards from our Faculty of Education, a significant contributor to educational policy and practice improvement. Your options include courses in middle leadership, teaching and learning, counselling, and mentoring.

Faculty of Education


Choose from courses in dentistry, nursing, physiotherapy, anaesthetics, neurosurgery and ultrasound, plus general management and leadership. These programmes are provided by a University and NHS Healthcare Trust partnership dedicated to patient care, outcomes and population health.

Cambridge University Health Partners


Join a professional development programme or get expert training, in the UK or internationally, to develop your understanding of assessment. You can also attend seminars on educational assessment.

Cambridge Assessment Network

Customised education

Ask us to design bespoke education to fit the needs of your organisation. We create different types of programmes in various fields and provide consultancy. Our education can support your leaders to excel, give you a competitive edge or just help you operate more efficiently.

Request a customised education solution

Why Cambridge?

The University offers a quality-assured learning environment with world-class research and teaching expertise. Our programmes have direct input from and engagement with private and public sector leaders – you’ll learn concepts and strategies that you can apply in your working life immediately.

We take the time to understand your organisational context and specific goals, develop strategies with you, and explore real ways to lead improvement and change. Choose from a wide range of education options, including collaborative and bespoke programmes, to find exactly the right fit for individuals and organisations.

Our education providers are endorsed by the Board of Executive and Professional Education and are supported by the University. Studying under academic experts and field leaders alongside peers, you’ll further benefit from becoming part of a global Cambridge network.

Become an endorsed education provider

Apply to become an endorsed education provider – contact the Board of Executive and Professional Education.