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Geneva Graduate Institute - Executive Education

The world is changing... and so can you. Stay on the edge and upgrade your professional skills.

Our Executive Education courses are specifically designed to offer you a flexible, individualised learning journey.
➡️ Choose the relevant content for you: Advocacy, Negotiation, Development, Conflict & Security, International Law, Gender, Sustainable Finance, Environment, Health, Project Management
➡️ Determine your level of certification
➡️ Learn on the job
➡️ Study at your own pace

Focusing on the following sustainable development goals (SDGs)

No Poverty
Zero Hunger
Good Health and Well-being
Quality Education
Gender Equality
Clean Water and Sanitation
Affordable and Clean Energy
Decent Work and Economic Growth
Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
Reduced Inequalities
Sustainable Cities and Communities
Responsible Consumption and Production
Climate Action
Life Below Water
Life on Land
Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
Partnerships to achieve the Goals

How we work

Executive Education leverages the Graduate Institute’s (excellence) cutting-edge research, responsible policy engagement and trusted voice to equip engaged professionals with the competences to operate under uncertainty and drive inclusive growth for sustainable impact.

We are an institution of higher education, accredited by the Swiss government to deliver degrees - fully recognized academic credentials.

... and why

We bring together a unique combination of academic thought-leaders, researchers, expert practitioners, policy-makers and influential thinkers from all over the world. We aim at blending academic rigor with professional relevance to deliver programmes that will enhance your career.

Career opportunities

Seeking candidates mainly in

Agriculture and Forestry
Banking and Finance
Diversity Management
Education and Training
Environment and Disaster Risk Management
External Relations
Health and Nutrition
Human Resources Management
Human Rights, Law and Governance
Information and Communication Technology
Media and Communication
Monitoring and Evaluation
No particular focus (few employees)
Political Affairs and Peacekeeping
Private Sector Development
Security and Safety
Social Development
Supply Chain Management

Opportunities offered

Internships for students yes
Traineeships/Talent programs for graduates yes
Positions/programs for young professionals yes
Staff positions for professionals yes
Senior or management positions yes
Consultancy opportunities yes
See current vacancies on cinfoPoste

Type of organisation

Training and research institution

Field(s) of activity

Development Cooperation
Humanitarian Aid
Peace Promotion and Human Security


Geneva, Switzerland

Region(s) of operation

Eastern Europe and Central Asia
Latin America and the Caribbean
Middle East and Northern Africa
North America
South/East Asia and Pacific
Sub-Saharan Africa
Western and Central Europe

Number of employees

In Switzerland:
Less than 20

Outside Switzerland:

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