Emerging Leaders

Emerging Leaders is our brand new development programme designed to help you develop values based leadership skills fit for your role as a 21st century global citizen.  

As our world and working environments become increasingly complex, global and diverse, it is more important than ever that you expand your repertoire of transferable skills to boost your career prospects and your ability to instigate positive change where you want to see it.  

Emerging Leaders empowers you to create your own personal development journey. You can choose from our mix of face-to-face workshops, online learning opportunities and events, receive personalised feedback and obtain official recognition of your achievements by Imperial College Union and the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM).  


What will you gain? 

Our innovative workshop and events will help you develop:  

  • An authentic leadership style in tune with your professional context and values   

  • A structured approach to initiating and managing projects, from idea to plan 

  • Awareness of yourself and others, with practical strategies to make your work environment more diverse and inclusive  

  • Your ability to work collaboratively and resolve conflicts in a positive manner  

  • Your capabilities in creating positive change and communicating your messages with confidence 


In addition, by registering to Emerging Leaders you will:

Receive Personalised Support 

Develop awareness of your strengths and areas for further development through a multimedia reflective process and personalised feedback   

Engage in Learning at your own pace 

With our mix of interactive workshops, themed public events and online content to choose from, you are in charge of your own developmental journey   

Gain Official Recognition  

Be awarded a Certificate from the Union or the Institute of Leadership and Management to recognise your development 


Is Emerging Leaders for you?

  • Yes! if you care about your development and are looking for an engaging and flexible way to boost your soft skills while studying on your degree  
  • Yes! If you are an UG or PG student looking to broaden your leadership profile to support you in your work or volunteer roles  
  • Yes! if you want to refine your ability to influence and work with others in a collaborative and inclusive way and learn new tools to create positive change    


More information on workshops, training events and how to register will be published soon!

If you have any questions you can write to us at leadershipdev@imperial.ac.uk