Learn to Lead

Progress needs resilient leaders. UNSW’s free online short course for UNSW alumni, staff and selected UNSW students.

Learn to Lead

Unlock your leadership potential with Learn to Lead—a self-paced online course crafted exclusively for UNSW alumni and select students. Presented by UNSW Alumni Experience in partnership with AGSM @ UNSW Business School, Learn to Lead is your gateway to becoming the leader you aspire to be.  

This year’s topic is ‘progress needs resilient leaders’ — In a world brimming with challenges, how do we lead to inspire hope for the future? Organisations increasingly need resilient leaders to steer them. Unlock the tools and insights to propel your career forward while shaping a brighter future for your workplace and beyond. 


  • Dates: Monday 3 June – Monday 17 June, 2024
  • Commitment : 6 -10 hours over two weeks
  • Cost: free for UNSW alumni
  • Format: 100% online with flexible deadlines; learn at your own pace.
  • Delivery : online platform, featuring a combination of webinars, lectures, interactive Q&A sessions and self-paced learning.
  • Recognition: receive certification in the form of a UNSW-certified digital badge which can be added to your LinkedIn profile.

Who is eligible to apply?

Learn to Lead accepts applications from a select group of students:

  • current postgraduate students (postgraduate coursework and higher degree research students) .
  • current undergraduate students in their final year of study.

Applications must have:

  • prior professional work experience or internship/WIL experience related to your chosen career .
  • desire and motivation to build on existing leadership experience and skills.
  • a minimum 65 WAM (not applicable for Higher Degree Research (HDR) students).