Leadership programmes

Common Purpose runs leadership development programmes that inspire and equip people to work together across boundaries.


A leadership programme for students.

Global Leader Experiences: Home

Develop Cultural Intelligence as part of a diverse, multi-disciplinary, international group. Go off campus to tackle a global challenge in your city. To find out more about Global Leader Experiences please click here 

Programmes for emerging leaders

Common Purpose Navigator

A leadership programme for emerging leaders that uses the city as a classroom, taking them behind the scenes and immersing them in real-life challenges faced by leaders from a wide range of sectors.

South Asia Venture

An annual, two-part leadership development programme that seeks to bring together exceptional leaders from across all South Asian nations.

Programmes for senior leaders


A flexible and personalised leadership programme that deals with real-life leadership issues and insights in larger cities. It is designed for senior leaders who want to improve their ability to lead in any situation.


An annual global programme which assembles 100 exceptional senior leaders selected from governments, businesses and NGOs across the 53 countries of the Commonwealth.