Leading Business Growth


  • £12,500

What’s included

Course fees include all course materials, workshops, coaching, and peer learning groups. This also includes lunches and refreshments each day, along with two optional evening dinners during the programme, and any extra-curricular activities included in the programme schedule.

What’s not included

Overnight accommodation is not included, but can be booked at our Warwick Conferences venues where the programme will be hosted.

25% discount on course fees  
Any businesses who are based in Coventry, Warwickshire, Leicestershire and Northamptonshire will be eligible for 25% off the total course fees.

Build a business case
If you would like to develop a business case to request sponsorship from your organisation, we can support you. Please contact us to discuss this further.

Apply online
You can register now via the online form. We will be in touch with you shortly after submission to provide more details about the programme. Please be aware that places on this programme are strictly limited.

Alternative funding options

The sources set out below are those which have been brought to the attention of the University as being specifically designed for/aimed at Executive Education students. They are not exhaustive - other funding sources and products may be available. The University does not specifically recommend or endorse these sources/products and the content set out below has been provided by the relevant funding provider and is not independently verified by the University. Students should consider sources and types of funding carefully and ensure that it meets their precise needs - not all funding is appropriate for all students.

Supplier Skills Programme (SSP)

If you are an SME based in the “More Developed” areas of The Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (Birmingham, Redditch, Bromsgrove, Solihull, Wyre Forest), you may be eligible able to part-fund your studies through the Supplier Skills Programme (SSP).

The SSP is part-funded by the European Social Fund (ESF) and managed by Birmingham City Council. The SSP offers training grants of between £500 to a maximum of £18,000 per SME. Training will be funded 50% by the SME and 50% by the European Social Fund grant

Please be aware that you must meet the eligibility criteria in order to apply for funding, you must also be approved for funding before applying to the Senior Leaders Business Growth Programme at Warwick Business School. To register your interest in SSP funding please contact SSP@birmingham.gov.uk, we also recommend that you get in touch with us to discuss programme suitability and to advise that you are applying for funding.


Lendwise Loan for Postgraduate Education

Lendwise is a UK-based specialist loan provider dedicated to education finance for students who are looking to fund their studies at world class universities and business schools. Lendwise takes a holistic view of a student’s profile, which includes assessing their future earnings potential as well as, where relevant, academic and work experience track record.


  • UK-domiciled students (any nationality), EU and North American students. All other nationalities are assessed on a case-by-case basis.
  • New and continuing students are eligible to apply.
  • All postgraduate courses at WBS / the University of Warwick, on both full time and part time basis, are eligible.

Rates and application procedure

Interest rates are fixed for the entire duration of the loan and full time programme students have access to a grace period that allows for repayment to start after graduation. Rates depend on an applicant’s overall profile, and the application process is entirely online.

You can borrow in GBP for the full cost of attendance (tuition fee minus the initial deposit paid and minus any scholarships). To get started on your Lendwise loan application, click here.

Why go with a Lendwise loan?

  • Competitive interest rate that is fixed for the entire duration of the loan
  • No collateral or co-signor required
  • Easy and quick online application
  • No repayments while you study (full time courses)
  • No penalties/fees for over or early repayments

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