Leadership competencies are key requirement of good governance with varying issues and demands in limited resources. Keeping the aforesaid point in view, a special lecture on “Leadership” was organized for the M.Sc. students of Forest Research Institute (Deemed to be University), Dehradun under Incubation Cell on 13th April, 2018. The main aim of this lecture was to acquaint the students with leadership skills. The keynote speaker was Dr. Savita, Director, Forest Research Institute, Dehradun & Vice Chancellor, Forest Research Institute (Deemed to be University), Dehradun. She explained different theories and aspects of leadership to the students in an effectual manner. Students got opportunity to explore different attributes and approach to become an effective leader. The students showed their enthusiasm and also had healthy interaction during the talk.