Designed for professionals from private companies, NGOs, international organisations and the public sector, the Certificate and Diploma of Advanced Studies in Corporate Social Responsibility help participants:

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

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Certificate of Advanced Studies – CAS
The CAS covers the major issues of CSR and sustainable development over six modules. Each teaching module:

  • requires 6 to 8 hours of preparation;
  • lasts 24 hours over 3 days, from Thursday to Saturday;
  • is organized around formal lectures, case studies and practical work;
  • is evaluated individually.

Successful participants receive 18 ECTS credits (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System).

Diploma of Advanced Studies – DAS
Further to the issues covered in the CAS, the six additional DAS modules offer participants a practical training in managing and implementing CSR. Successful participants are awarded 36 ECTS credits. Previous holders of the CAS CSR automatically qualify for the Diploma course.

Executive MBA
The Diploma can be validated as a second year specialization of the University of Geneva’s Executive MBA.

Single Modules
Each teaching module can be followed separately. Successful participants are awarded 3 ECTS credits.

Leading CSR professionals from both the public and private sectors as well as academic experts will teach the various modules. Click here to access the list of the full faculty.