Summer programmes

COVID-19 is forcing the world to change in unprecedented ways, and with these changes, creativity and adaptation have become essential. At the Graduate Institute, we have worked hard to maintain our academics despite the current restrictions, and are proud to offer our 2021 Summer Programmes in an online format. 

We invite you to take advantage of the flexibility and accessibility of these courses at our renowned and highly specialised institution, which were designed to suit working from home in any time zone. If you are keen to learn more about International Affairs, why not start today? 

The Graduate Institute will offer its 2021 Summer Programmes online.

The Summer Programmes are designed to give students from around the world a taste of graduate studies in the field of international affairs.

Our dynamic online courses are taught by our world-renowned faculty in the heart of International Geneva. These online courses will provide students with a unique introduction to international organisations and enriching opportunities to discuss with field experts. 

Summer Programmes at the Graduate Institute, Geneva

2021 Summer Programme applications are now open

  • Upcoming session: 16 June - 14 July 2021
    (Mondays through Wednesdays, half days)

  • Applications will open soon

  • Participants may register for 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 modules

  • One theme per week

  • Find more programme details here


Our student body

The Graduate Institute, Geneva is home to students from all over the world, giving us a truly global perspective and contributing to the sense of community that we have on campus. Our participants are undergraduate students (BA) in social sciences (65%), as well as graduate students (MA) and young professionals who would like to strengthen their understanding of international affairs and international trade.


More info and testimonials

Contact information

Contact us if you have any questions related to the programmes: