SUPSI offers continuing education programs in the field of development and cooperation for professional operators who, in the course of their life (Lifelong learning), wish to attend refresher, development or specialization courses.
The Certificate of Advanced Studies in Development and Cooperation has been launched at SUPSI in 2014, with the support of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation. The course aims at delivering knowledge and skills in the setting of developing projects. The main target student are involved in local NGOs, public and private institutes engaged in development issues as well as private interested individuals. The main requirement is a Bachelor degree or an equivalent experience (eligibility to be evaluated upon the presentation of a dossier).