Sustainable Finance and Development, Master | Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies | Genève, Switzerland
12 months
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34537 EUR/year
34537 EUR/year
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About

Sustainable Finance and Development from Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies is a one-year postgraduate degree course that provides advanced, broad-ranging and practice-oriented training.

Overview

Sustainable Finance and Development from Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies aims to help students develop the skills that are sought after to be employed in the  profoundly changing professional world of investment & finance and aster the core foundations of the sustainable finance system and how finance can be used to achieve sustainable development goals while deepening your knowledges in an elective of your choice.

Students at Sustainable Finance and Development from Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies will:

  • Identify the main challenges of sustainable finance and how to overcome them

  • Design and build innovative sustainable financial instruments aligned to the latest regulatory frameworks

  • Be able to quantify the impact of your portfolios

  • Be equipped to implement change inside your organisation

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainable finance and impact investing
  • Development economics
  • Environment and development economics
  • Impact evaluation
  • Climate change and international law
  • International finance

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Open until programme is filled

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be eligible for the MAS in Sustainable Finance and Development programme, applicants must possess a bachelor degree preferably in economics or finance or a major in economics or finance. 
  • A curriculum vitae (in English or French);
  • A letter of motivation describing why you wish to pursue the MAS in Sustainable Finance and Development (1 page maximum);
  • GRE/GMAT – in case you haven’t received your official GRE/GMAT score, you may report the unofficial one. We accept online versions of the tests and there is no minimum score to apply.
  • Copies of official transcripts of all grades obtained in all university exams, accompanied by grade scales and their values;
  • English language test results.  
  • Two reference letters (in French or English) are also required. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34537 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34537 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • National

    34537 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34537 EUR per year during 12 months.

CHF 35'000

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.

Funding

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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