Report: Educational Pathways of Leaders


Educational Pathways of Leaders: an international comparison. Findings of a 30 Country Study of Professional Leaders.


June 2015


The British Council, in partnership with Ipsos Public Affairs, conducted a study of current professional leaders with higher education qualifications from 30 countries, and across sectors, to reveal:

  • What are the higher education pathways of professional leaders around the world?
  • What contribution did direct learning and other higher education experiences make to their careers?