Professional Diploma in Clinical Leadership (Online)

Follow in the path of former students who have embraced 230 years of teaching excellence, from advancing patient care across geographical boundaries to providing healthcare and education where there is none.

Leading faculty

Our leading faculty are also our leading clinicians, whose research has led to scientific breakthroughs transforming patient care.

Best-in-class international thinking

The Professional Diploma in Clinical Leadership (Online) incorporates best-in-class international thinking derived from advances in positive psychology and positive organisational scholarship.

Designed to suit your needs

The Professional Diploma in Clinical Leadership (Online) is a unique interdisciplinary specialist postgraduate programme. Our progressive, blended approach to our programmes is designed for busy healthcare professionals who wish to develop their leadership skills in a blended format.


  • A top-ranked university that specialises in medicine and health sciences education and research
  • World-class teaching facilities, including Europe’s largest and most advanced clinical simulation facility
  • 18,000 alumni practising in 97 countries
  • 230 years of teaching experience
  • RCSI Institute of Leadership is Ireland's only third-level institution dedicated exclusively to developing the leadership, management and educational capacity of health professionals.