Sustainability Management School (SUMAS)

The aim of the Sustainability Management School (SUMAS) is to educate managers that will take responsible decisions in the complex world. Its purpose is to deliver an innovative academic mix of sound business knowledge and a deep understanding of sustainable development. 

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History

SUMAS’ strong focus on excellence delivers high academic standards for students, offering both theoretical knowledge and best sustainable management practices. The Sustainability Management School continuously strives to provide the most advanced and intellectually challenging undergraduate and graduate programs to produce highly qualified leaders for the future.

Education

To ensure the future success of students, SUMAS provides them with appropriate professional and entrepreneurial skills by networking with corporate partners.SUMAS also encourages various student initiatives in order to develop their personal skills. The international, multi-cultural learning environment is crucial to enhance students’ communication skills. 

Career

Career counseling may include helping you clarify your knowledge about your values, interests, personality or skills. Career counseling can help identify options and information about your career path. Career counseling can also help develop your decision-making skills and styles and identify any barriers to your career decision-making process.

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Services

Student services

Our Campus Life and Student Services Offices are located directly at the Learning Centre (SLC) in our Gland Campus. This location just a step from our seminar rooms and lecture theaters allows student to have an efficient and fast communication with our Registrar and Student Services teams, supporting students with their daily questions and queries.

Housing services

SUMAS new Learning Centre (SLC), located directly across SUMAS Green Research Centre & Offices offers on-site accommodation to students as well as houses a bakery, gym, physio center, and a supermarket. Moreover, SUMAS also offers two other student residences door-to-door with our campus in Gland, within a 30-seconds walk.

Library services

SUMAS Students have access to the in-campus IUCN Library at the Swiss Conservation Center as well as to the United Nations Library in the center of Geneva.

Medical services

Our SLC building is within walking distance from General Practitioners, specialist doctors as well as from a physiotherapist. Moreover, it hosts an in-campus gym facility.  

Student Life

Campus life

SUMAS new learning campus, located directly across SUMAS Offices, includes brand new on-campus accommodation for students, state of the art new lecture and seminar classrooms, gym facilities and a nifty sandwicherie where students can enjoy a quick bite before or after lectures. Students and lecturers also have access to a reception, café area as well as various common areas where they are able to socialize and exchange ideas over a cup of coffee or tea. 

Sports facilities

Students can access the gym located at the SLC building at an extra cost. 

Student clubs

The SUMAS Student Council is a group of students who plan various events to enrich everyone's experience and to promote SUMAS's mission and values amongst students and society. The council also acts as a liaison between students, the faculty and administration.

Accreditation

  • Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
  • Swiss Private School Register
  • Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) 

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