Leadership for Sustainability Transition, Certificate | University of Geneva | Genève, Switzerland
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Leadership for Sustainability Transition

5 days
809 EUR/full
809 EUR/full
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Boost your sustainability career skillset with an intensive experience into becoming a more resilient and effective agent of sustainable transition. This Leadership for Sustainability Transition is offered by the University of Geneva.


We train both the hard and soft skills equipping you with tools and methodologies to consciously navigate and master local as well as national and international dynamics of change. With the your new readings of sustainability goals and elements of change you will be able to clearly define your vision and goals while engaging others in your vision.


This Leadership for Sustainability Transition course at the University of Geneva will help you build your tool-kit at three levels by combining:

  • A solid exploration of effective response mechanisms to change and needed policy frameworks,
  • A practical perspective based on ongoing projects and best practices in Switzerland and beyond,
  • A deeper dive into the self-leadership skills necessary to aspire and engage your community.

Programme Structure

Topics include:

  • The evolution of the sustainability framework and agenda
  • Ecological transition in cities
  • Sustainability data
  • Profiling cities
  • Infrastructures to infrasystems
  • Skillsets for future sustainability professions

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 5 days

Start dates & application deadlines






On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

    • CV: academic and/or professional resume
    • Motivation letter (maximum of 500 words): explain briefly your motivations to take part in the course of your choice
    • University certificate of registration (external students only): only students providing such a certificate are eligible for the external students fee

Tuition Fee

To always see correct tuition fees
  • International

    809 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 809 EUR for the full programme during 5 days.
  • National

    809 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 809 EUR for the full programme during 5 days.
  • Professionals: CHF 1,000
  • External students: CHF 800
  • UNIGE students: CHF 200

Living costs for Genève

1925 - 2850 CHF /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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