The University of Geneva’s Advanced Studies executive education programme in Corporate Social Responsibility help participants:

  • Understand the different aspects of CSR and how it contributes to institutions meeting global sustainability challenges and opportunities;
  • Master the latest CSR cutting-edge tools, methodologies and strategies;
  • Enhance their leadership skills to become innovative responsible leaders.

The University currently offers the following courses:

Certificate of Advanced Studies – CAS
The CAS covers the main aspects of CSR and sustainable development over six modules from September to February. Successful participants receive 18 ECTS credits (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System). Check the 2017-2018 programme

Diploma of Advanced Studies – DAS
Six additional modules, including the preparation of a thesis,┬ámust be passed to obtain the DAS and be awarded 36 ECTS credits. Previous holders of the CAS CSR automatically qualify for the Diploma course. The Diploma can be followed as a second year specialization of the University of Geneva’s Executive MBA. Check the 2017-2018 programme

CSR Executive Summer Course
The diploma has a self-paced online introductory e-learning module followed by a 5-day intensive classroom session in Geneva. Students successfully completing the required examinations receive a Certificate of Completion representing 7 ECTS credits. Download the brochure

CSR Geneva Summer School
Designed for upper year undergraduates and MA students, this two-week course on Global CSR Issues provides participants with an understanding of the latest global challenges in sustainability and how they are addressed by the business sector and the United Nations. Successful participants receive 6 ECTS credits. Watch the GSS video