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Diploma in Sustainable Business, Advanced Diploma

  • Application Deadline
  • 6 months
    Duration
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Overview

You will undertake a transformational journey of self-discovery through personal development classes and reflective thinking. You will redefine leadership from the perspective of leading yourself and others towards a better world.

The programme

You will discover state-of-the-art concepts and tools for tackling global challenges related to the economic, environmental, and social impact of business. You will turn business on its head and will explore an outside-in perspective which redefines business strategies as being driven by sustainability challenges.

You will move beyond academic exploration from day one and will have the chance to make a positive contribution to a real organization within the program. You will apply what you learn straight away by immersing yourself in a  consulting project with fellow course participants.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 6 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
  • Credits
    30 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

List of Modules

  • Modules 1: Building Sustainable Strategies
  • Module 2: System Thinking for Sustainability
  • Module 3: Implementing Sustainability - Strategy I
  • Module 4: Implementing Sustainability - Strategy II
  • Module 5: Sustainable Leadership
  • Project presentations - Project presentations, project evaluation & decision.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    575

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Application Fee
  • Application form
  • University degree or equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Motivation letter
  • Recommendation letters
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Photograph
  • Copy of ID
  • Copy of permit

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15380 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15380 EUR per year and a duration of 6 months.
  • National

    15380 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15380 EUR per year and a duration of 6 months.
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Living costs for Lausanne

  • 1609 - 1980 CHF/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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