Agape Leadership University is a private Christian university in Yangon, Myanmar. It is affiliated with the Agape Initiatives Movement.

Founded as Agape Institute in January 2017, Agape Leadership University is committed to offering world-class higher education, graduate education, continuing education, professional education, vocational education, and technical training in collaboration with our international partner institutions. We envision a leading private Christian university in Myanmar.

Agape Leadership University is an initiative of Agape Initiatives Movement that exists to inspire, develop and equip transformational servant leaders for a global transformation movement.


Graduate Schools

Agape Leadership University to offer graduate degree programs in collaboration with our international partner institutions.

  • Graduate School of Theology
  • Graduate School of Missiology
  • Graduate School of Leadership
  • Graduate School of Ministry
  • Graduate School of Education
  • Graduate School of Divinity
  • Graduate School of Business

Continuing Education and Professional Development (CEPD)

Agape Leadership University formed the Continuing Education and Professional Development (CEPD) to offer advanced training and continuing education and professional development opportunities for leaders in the knowledge, skills and practices of leadership development, mission mobilization, evangelism and discipleship, church planting and multiplication, missions and intercultural studies, child development and education, youth leadership development, community development, personal and professional development, entrepreneurship and business development, and management and technology studies.  Our purpose is to make continuing education and professional development accessible for people from all walks of life.

CEPD currently offers advanced certificate, professional certificate and advanced diploma programs for leaders and Christian workers.

Continuing Education and Training

  • School of Evangelism and Discipleship
  • School of Missions and Church Planting
  • School of Intercultural Studies
  • Institute of Leadership Empowerment and Development
  • Institute of Youth Leadership Development
  • Institute of Child Development and Education

Professional Development and Training

  • Institute of Entrepreneurship and Business Development
  • Institute of Management and Technology
  • Institute for Community Development
  • Institute of Personal and Professional Development
  • Institute of Healthcare Management  

School of Evangelism and Discipleship

Advanced Diploma in Evangelism and Discipleship

School of Evangelism and Discipleship is an intensive training program for evangelistic movement, disciple making movement, and church growth movement offered by Agape Leadership University and facilitated by Agape Discipleship Alliance.

Evangelism and Discipleship Training will equip you for in-depth biblical and theological training to experience personal relationship with God and spiritual growth deeply rooted in God’s Word and for the ministry of spiritual formation in the church, cross-cultural evangelism, disciple making movement, church growth movement, and for building healthy and vibrant community in small groups.

Agape Leadership University School of Evangelism and Discipleship offers the opportunity to complete Advanced Diploma in Evangelism and Discipleship and become an effective evangelist and disciple-making leader in 3 months of residential training and 6 months of gospel outreach internship experience.


School of Missions and Church Planting

Advanced Diploma in Missions and Church Planting

The Advanced Diploma in Missions and Church Planting is designed to train and equip church planters and missions leaders who are preparing to serve as native missionaries. It offers intensive missionary training, church planting training, and mission outreach internship experience to equip national church planters with evangelism explosion, disciple making movement, church planting movement, intercultural mission, small group leadership, missional leadership, and tools for effective ministry.

Agape Leadership University School of Missions and Church Planting offers the opportunity to complete Advanced Diploma in Missions and Church Planting and become an effective church planter or missions leader in 9 months via modular system.

Learn more about our Vision 2030 Church Planting and Multiplication Initiative


Institute of Entrepreneurship and Business Development

The Entrepreneurship and Business Development Training is focused on business management, entrepreneurship development, micro and small business development training programs for entrepreneurs, bivocational ministers and business leaders who have a calling to business to serve in marketplace ministry.

ADVANCED CERTIFICATE of MICRO AND SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

ADVANCED DIPLOMA OF MICRO AND SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Micro and Small Business Development Training program is provided by Agape Entrepreneurship Association in partnership with the Small Business Development Program of Global Disciples Alliance. The program is designed to inspire, equip and develop missional entrepreneurs to be disciple-making leaders and witnesses for Christ in and through their business.

Agape Leadership University Institute of Entrepreneurship and Business Development offers intensive business management and missional entrepreneurship training for entrepreneurs and vocational ministry leaders, with the opportunity to complete Advanced Certificate in Micro and Small Business Development in 5 weeks via module system or 5-day intensive training.


Institute of Leadership Empowerment and Development (iLEAD)

Advanced Diploma in Leadership Development

The Institute of Leadership Empowerment and Development (iLEAD) provides Leadership Empowerment and Development (LEAD) training program.

iLEAD offers Advanced Diploma in Leadership Development. It is a non-accredited course offered by Agape Leadership University and designed for Continuing Education and Professional Development (CEPD), especially for ministry leaders who seek to improve their leadership character, knowledge and skills, and to lead like Jesus.

Agape’s Advanced Diploma in Leadership Development program is meant to inspire, equip and empower leaders to grow in their relationship with God, develop ability to impact through positive influence, and effectively engage in intentional evangelism, discipleship, church multiplication and sustainable leadership development. LEAD program teaches leadership principles that will help make disciples, multiply leaders, grow healthy churches and mobilize churches for God’s mission of transformation.

The Advanced Diploma in Leadership Development is based on a modular system. Agape Leadership University Institute of Leadership Empowerment and Development (iLEAD) offers the opportunity to complete Advanced Diploma in Leadership Development and become an effective ministry leader in as little as one year.

Advanced Diploma in Ministry Leadership

Agape’s Advanced Diploma in Ministry Leadership course is available in Burmese!

Upon completion of Six Certificate Courses, they will receive an Advanced Diploma in Ministry Leadership (ADML) from Agape Leadership University Institute of Leadership Empowerment and Development.

# Module Courses

  • 1. Evangelism and Discipleship
  • 2. Small Group Leadership
  • 3. Missions and Church Planting
  • 4. Ministry Leadership
  • 5. Inductive Bible Study
  • 6. Biblical Theology

Bonus #1 Advanced Leadership Training

Bonus #2 Advanced Certificate in Micro and Small Business Development + Micro Venture Capital Grant for Church Planters


Advanced Certificate in Small Group Leadership

The Advanced Certificate in Small Group Leadership is designed to develop and equip small group leaders who attain inherently to God’s standard for spiritual leadership and demonstrate proficiency in the fivefold purpose of the church: worship, fellowship, discipleship, evangelism and ministry.

You will be trained and equip to build vibrant, healthy and growing communities through small groups ministry. We work with church planters and multipliers, church planting pastors, ministry leaders and mission leaders to help them develop vibrant, healthy and growing small groups. We help leaders organize roundtables and local huddles to gather small group point people to connect, encourage, inspire, equip, and share ideas and resources. Our purpose is to create a vibrant small group experience and accelerate small group ministry in Myanmar.

Agape Leadership University Institute of Leadership Empowerment and Development offers the opportunity to complete advanced Certificate in Small Group Leadership and become an effective small group leader in three months via modular system.