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A CSR-ESG-Sustainability course exclusively open to master’s and MBA students from CoBS member schools
The CoBS Advanced International Certificate in Responsible Business Practices, If you believe in bringing positive impact to your future career, organisation, society, and planet. If you are passionate about working across frontiers and adding meaning through a career in the fields of CSR, ESG, and Sustainability. And if you wish to top up your current studies with a dedicated focus on responsible leadership to trigger your understanding and practice.  Join your peers from 11 leading international business schools and gain a unique global, regional and local perspective to enlighten your path to lead positive impact.

A CSR-ESG-Sustainability course exclusively open to master’s-level and MBA students currently studying at one of the 11 CoBS member schools

The Council on Business & Society: ESSEC Business School, FGV-EAESP, School of Management Fudan University, IE Business School, Monash Business School, Smith School of Business, Stellenbosch Business School, Warwick Business School
The Purpose

If you believe in bringing positive impact to your future career, organisation, society, and planet. If you are passionate about working across frontiers and adding meaning through a career in the fields of CSR, ESG, and Sustainability. And if you wish to top up your current studies with a dedicated focus on responsible leadership to trigger your understanding and practice.

 

Join your peers from 11 leading international business schools and gain a unique global, regional and local perspective to enlighten your path to lead positive impact. The certificate has been designed to be aligned with the 17 UN sustainable development goals (UN SDGs). It balances a premium learning experience with limiting CO2 emissions by featuring a remote "phy-gital" and interactive simulation, a suite of online modules, and a small, selective cohort for an intensive week's face-to-face learning program.

The Benefits
  • Acquire a truly world view that takes in global, regional and local stakes in CSR, ESG and Sustainability

  • Combine top-level knowledge and take on practical challenges in a multicultural environment

  • Expand the diversity of your contacts and build an intercontinental network

  • Earn a premium advanced international certificate and add an international job enabler to your studies. 

The Program & Dates
  1. Business & Sustainability Simulation: 10th-12th April, 2024

      Taking into account sustainability variables, build and develop your company in a competition that pitches you against
       other master’s and MBA student teams from the CoBS member schools.

   2. Online modules: 17th June-12th July, 2024 - Registration is now closed. Next registration, October 2024.

       Follow 4 online CSR, ESG, and Sustainability-focused modules: social & environmental reporting, ethics &
       compliance, CSR in China, and corporate carbon action. Total online time: 4 hours’ viewing plus self-assessment
       quizzes to be followed when you want, where you want. In the academic year September 2024-July 2025, these will be
       supplemented by modules focusing on circular economy, workplace diversity & inclusion, ethical finance, and
       cross-cultural management. 

  3. International Field Experience: An intensive week at School of Management Fudan University, Shanghai: 15th-19th July,
      2024.

      Take part in a transformational, 35-hour Fudan-CoBS intensive week on the theme of Responsible Entrepreneurship &
      Intrapreneurship in China. The week includes lectures, case study challenge, company and cultural visits.

Download the brochure

Want to know more? Download the brochure and discover the CoBS Advanced International Certificate in Responsible Business Practices!

Council on Business & Society Advanced International Certificate in Responsible Business Practices
Register with the course coordinator

Interested in being among the pioneering students to take the CoBS Advanced International Certificate in Responsible Business Practices? Contact the course coordinator for further details and admission requirements stating CoBS AICRBP in the subject field to your e-mail. Note: Registrations for the certificate are now closed for the business & sustainability simulation and intensive week. 

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