Fribourg, Switzerland

How to Lead with Purpose and Global Impact

when 11 July 2022 - 22 July 2022
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee CHF 1350

Learn how purpose-driven leadership could transform their ventures as well as how big a role sustainability and leadership play. Participants will also learn about the different efforts Switzerland is making in working towards a sustainable economy and environment.
Explore the concepts and models of building corporate purpose; Discover the dual purpose playbook for leaders, managers, entrepreneurs; Learn about different types of purpose driven organizations and the role of humane entrepreneurship. The summer school also offers a unique opportunity to work in an international environment, thanks to the different origins of the instructors and participants alike.

Target group

The summer school is open to all candidates of all disciplines and study programs. Participants must bring with them a keen interest in Entrepreneurship and sustainability. Bachelor students must have completed at least two years of studies.

English skills of level B2 CEFR or higher are essential

Course aim

• To present the different ways business ideas, startups and companies are founded and led with purpose
• To deepen the knowledge and skills within the scope of economic and environmental sustainability
• To introduce and explore the alternative models of leadership and concepts of purpose.
• To implement the knowledge and motivation acquired during the summer school in the participants' own business ideas
• To enhance participants' empowering leadership capabilities

Credits info

5 EC
Participants who successfully complete the summer school will be presented with a certificate of completion and 5 ECTS.
Validation of credits by their home universities is the responsibility of the participants.

Fee info

CHF 1350: Professionals fee

Fees include all lectures, course material, transfer to company visits and recreational events.

Accommodation may be arranged upon request and is charged separately.
CHF 1100: External students fee

Fees include all lectures, course material, transfer to company visits and recreational events.

Accommodation may be arranged upon request and is charged separately.