MPhil Leadership Coaching (Coursework)

Home » University Courses » MPhil Leadership Coaching (Coursework)


Faculty Website: College of Business and Economics 
Department: Department of Industrial Psychology and People Management
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: MPhil Leadership Coaching (Coursework)
Programme Code: M34LCQ

Medium of Facilitation: part-time, Full-Time
NQF Level: 9
NQF Credits: 180
SAQA: 93587

Application Start Date: 1 April 2023
Application End Date: 31 October 2023

Campus: Auckland Park Kingsway

Contacts: UJ Call Centre 011 559-4555

Duration of Study: 2 Years Full-Time and 3 Years Part-Time

Programme Fees


The purpose of this qualification is to develop at an advanced level the applied competence of the student in providing professional leadership coaching interventions. This will be done by developing the competences of contracting, assessing needs, constructing development plans, delivering individual and team coaching sessions and the evaluation of the impact of different coaching interventions through a Number of Modules/Credits. Through a minor dissertation, the student will show evidence of scientific research and the ability to reflect on the holistic context of leadership coaching. The programme will further provide a personal development experience in becoming a competent and professional leadership coach meeting ethical guidelines and professional standards.

Admission Requirements

A relevant Honours degree in psychology, industrial/organisational psychology, human resources management, leadership, management and other degrees where the focus was either on human behaviour or leadership/management. Student number constraints may necessitate a selection process consisting of selection interviews, psychometric testing and a research exercise.

More Information
Extended BSc in Life and Environmental Sciences (Zoology and Chemistry)

Latest News

| View All News

UJ Senior Men’s Cricket reclaim the Enza Premier A League…

Ryan Maritz became the star of the show in the


Vice-Chancellor Message – 19 April 2024

This week, I was reminded of one of the crown


UJ Press book wins prestigious theological publication prize

Three Dominicans, Frs Mike Deeb, Mark James, and Br Philippe


UJ’s ‘Double Our Future Impact’ initiative receives boost from the…

In December 2022, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) launched the ‘Double


UJ recognised as one of South Africa’s premier universities for…

The University of Johannesburg (UJ) continues to solidify its position

UJ Faculties

| All Faculties

College of Business and Economics (CBE)

Created from the former Faculties of Management, and Economic and Financial Sciences


Faculty of Art, Design And Architecture

Industry-relevant and competitive professional programmes


Faculty of Education

Education has the power to transform human lives


Faculty of Engineering & the Built Environment

First in South Africa offering a full range of professional engineering qualifications


Faculty of Health Sciences

A preferred learner experience and innovative methods


Faculty of Humanities

To the benefit of individuals, the University and the community we serve


Faculty of Law

Traditional, specialised and short course Law programmes


Faculty of Science

Innovatively creating new knowledge and leading scientists


Johannesburg Business School

JBS. The Business of Reimagining Your Future.