African Energy Leadership Centre

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We equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to meet Africa’s energy challenges

The AELC offers a specialised Master’s degree and a Postgraduate Diploma in the field of Energy Leadership
Our programmes will provide you with a solid foundation in all aspects of energy leadership. We will help you become a confident, decisive and effective leader in this field.
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Our courses in the field of Energy Leadership:
Courses incorporate a 3-tiered approach

Research and thought leadership

Postgraduate and executive education

Networking and professional development



18 to 24 months

Study Mode

Block Release




9 Core Courses


1 Elective Course


1 Research Report


  • WBS reserves the right to change its schedule as required.
  • WBS processes applications for admissions on a continuous basis in the order of receipt thereof.
  • A R15 000 minimum deposit will be required upon acceptance of a place on the programme.
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