Applications to CAS & DAS

Admission Criteria

Successful applicants to the CAS and DAS are expected to have:

  • An undergraduate degree and demonstrated intellectual capacity. A good undergraduate degree from a university recognized as equivalent to the standard of the University of Geneva.
  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant professional experience and management potential. Participants should be currently employed and are expected to have a high level of maturity and leadership ability, as demonstrated by their work experience.
  • International exposure and communication skills are highly appreciated. We seek applicants with proven ability to excel in a multicultural setting and with proven fluency in English.


Applicants should submit a complete application file to the IO-MBA Admissions Office at least one month before the start of the first module they wish to follow. Depending on availability, individual modules can also be followed.

A completed application pack includes:

Complete application file should be submitted one month minimum before the start of the requested modules by email to or by post-mail to the following address:

University of Geneva
Geneva School of Economics and Management (GSEM)
International Organizations MBA Office
40 Blvd. du Pont-d’Arve
CH- 1211 Geneva

Program Fees

CAS (6 modules) – 18 ECTS 10,500
Non-refundable commitment fee CHF 500 + 10’000 tuition fees
DAS (10 modules) – 30 ECTS 15,000
Non-refundable commitment fee CHF 500 + 14’500 tuition fees

Depending on availability, individual modules may also be taken, at the rate of CHF 2,000 per module.