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The Albertina Sisulu Executive Leadership Programme in Health (ASELPH) offers post-graduate studies to foster learning and health transformation



 Executive Education
• Individual Courses
• Emerging and Executive Fellowships
• Post-graduate Programmes



Post-graduate Diploma Programme


Forty Sisulu Emerging Fellows will progress through an application process and also receive an endorsement from National or Provincial health officials to participate in in ASELPH's post-graduate diploma programme. The Programme will include:

  • 140 credits that include seven core courses, six elective courses, and 2 additional courses in advance of entering the programme
  • Courses will be attended in block session
  • Mentoring will be available between non-contact periods
  • Practical couse projects will relate to participant workplace outputs


Post-graduate Master's Degree in Health Services Management


ASELPH implementing partner organisations, the University of Pretoria and the University of Fort Hare, will offer a new Master's degree programme in Health Services Management for twenty Executive Sisulu Fellows and other health leaders who meet entrance criteria. This two - four year degree programme will include:

  • New courses and distance mentoring techniques 
  • Application of courses and skills gained through the Executive Fellows Programme
  • Research and publication of at least two academic papers in recognised journals
This Master's degree programme may later lead to the development of a PhD programme in Health Management.