Executive Education in Communication and Media

Develop your skills in media, strategic communication, and marketing

Northwestern Qatar's intensive masterclasses help adult professionals advance in their careers. Each year, we offer various short programs in:

  • Strategic Communication
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Sports Communication
  • Health Communication
  • Communication for Conflict Resolution
  • Risk Communication

2021 Masterclasses

Effective Communication for Negotiating

This course explores an integrated approach to engage in all negotiations.

Building the Right Communication Team

This course will analyze the key roles and functions within different types of communication teams and skillsets required for high performance.

Strategic Communication to Stakeholders

The course shows how managers can use strategic communication to engage effectively with stakeholders in good times and in times of crisis.

Curriculum & Details

a curriculum designed for working adults

Our masterclasses range from 2-5 days and blend deep knowledge with practical skills. These short courses are delivered at convenient times for professionals who work full time.

Participants develop expertise and hone skills that facilitate their professional growth for success and enhance their efforts to transform their organizations. 

Learn from our state-of-the-art campus in qatar

Masterclasses are offered at the Qatar campus of Northwestern University, one of the world’s leading educational institutions.

The campus, located in Education City, offers state-of-the-art facilities and an extensive library for media, communication, and marketing materials.

Network and connect with peers in the industry

Our programs offer students a chance to connect one-on-one with industry professionals through small class sizes.

Classes taught by industry experts

Influential local and international experts employ innovative approaches and immersive teaching technologies to ensure that participants can fully engage with the content and gain the highest benefits from their learning experience in the program.

exclusive access to continuing development

All participants have access to the NU-Q Executive Education Learning Community, which provides participants with a variety of tools conducive to their professional development, including:

  • a year of continued support
  • use of the NU-Q Library
  • one-on-one consultations with instructors
  • access to a virtual learning environment where you can download various articles, materials, and resources that you can bring back to your organizations 

In-house training

We also provide in-house training and support for organizations, as well as consultancy in areas such as strategic communication, sports communication, and health communication.

Contact exec.ed@qatar.northwestern.edu for details.