Centre for Continuing and Distance Education/ Centre pour la formation continue et à distance

To face the ever growing and complex challenges in international cooperation, the University of Geneva offers interdisciplinary continuing education programmes for professionals.

Our offer gives professionals the opportunity to acquire and reinforce qualifications in their field of specialisation. They also aim at developing transferable and transversal skills, which are essential to pursue a successful career or reorientation.

Focusing on the following sustainable development goals (SDGs)

Good Health and Well-being
Quality Education
Gender Equality
Decent Work and Economic Growth
Reduced Inequalities
Sustainable Cities and Communities
Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

How we work

The University offers short courses and courses leading to university degrees (MAS/DAS/CAS/COS) in humanitarian and international affairs, environment and sustainable development, health and psychology, education and law. Some of the courses are offered in collaboration with the Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies.

... and why

The Centre for Continuing and Distance Education works alongside the University of Geneva’s faculties and interdisciplinary centres and constitutes a key player in Lifelong Learning. We help professionals gain new skills through training and a knowledge transfer approach that draws on the latest research and is adapted to today’s work practices.

Career opportunities

Seeking candidates mainly in

Kein Schwerpunkt (wenige Angestellte)

Opportunities offered

Internships for students no
Traineeships/Talent programs for graduates no
Positions/programs for young professionals no
Staff positions for professionals no
Senior or management positions no
Consultancy opportunities no
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Type of organisation

Bildungs- und Forschungseinrichtung

Field(s) of activity

Humanitäre Hilfe
Friedensförderung und menschliche Sicherheit


Geneva, Switzerland

Region(s) of operation


Number of employees

In Switzerland:
Weniger als 20

Outside Switzerland:

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