Locations

Programmes in the UK

Common Purpose delivers a range of leadership programmes for individuals, organizations and universities, and customized programmes for organizations, in cities across the UK.

Open programmes: Senior leaders

Meridian

A programme for senior leaders who work with multiple, diverse stakeholders.

CSCLeaders

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

Open programmes: Emerging leaders

The streetwise mba

A programme for inclusive leaders: to lead diverse teams, serve diverse customers and work with diverse stakeholders.

American Express Leadership Academy

A free leadership development programme for emerging leaders in the not-for-profit sector. 

Student programmes

We partner with universities to deliver our co-curricular leadership programmes. These programmes offer a cutting-edge CQ pedagogy with power experiential learning techniques, equipping students with the CQ to thrive in the world today.

Future Leader Experiences

Students connect with senior leaders and go behind the scenes at a city level to explore how to be a leader with CQ.

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 

Global Leader Experiences: Abroad

We take students abroad, immersing them in a major city to tackle a global challenge. Students get beneath the surface of the city and develop CQ in the process.

Complete University Guide 2019

We are proud to work with 9 of the top 20 UK Universities.

 

Legacy programmes

Commonwealth100

Commonwealth100 is a free, online leadership programme from Common Purpose that equips the next generation with 21st century leadership skills.

Our work with organizations

Customized programmes

Common Purpose works with over 1,000 organizations each year. We develop leaders who can cross boundaries at every level of an organization. Contact us to find out more about customized programmes.

CQ Accelerator

The CQ Accelerator is an experiential online leadership programme designed to grow the Cultural Intelligence (CQ) of your organization as a whole. 

Upcoming programmes in the UK

Programme Next steps
Meridian: Manchester & the North West
CSCLeaders: London & Manchester
Meridian: Leeds & Yorkshire
The streetwise mba: London
The streetwise mba: Birmingham
Meridian: Newcastle & North East
Meridian: Belfast & Northern Ireland
Meridian: Glasgow & Edinburgh
Meridian: Bristol & South West
Meridian: Birmingham & Midlands
Meridian: Manchester & the North West
Meridian: Leeds & Yorkshire