This programme is organized (since 2008) by the UNESCO Chair in Inter-cultural and Inter-religious Exchanges (Faculty of Philosophy) in partnership with the Swiss Institute for Sustainable Management, and the Universities of Fribourg and Geneva.


  • Dominique Jolly, Webster University
  • Thorsten Feix, Augsburg University of Applied Sciences
  • Tobias Goessling, Tilburg University
  • Nicolas Hayoz, University of Fribourg
  • Mihai Korka, Bucharest University of Economic Studies
  • Costin Lianu, Romanian Ministry of Economy
  • Benoit Lecat , California Polytechnic State University
  • Franck Missonier-Piera, University of Fribourg
  • Patrice Piccardi, ESC Dijon-Bourgogne
  • Pia Stalder, University of Fribourg
  • Roxana Sârbu, Bucharest University of Economic Studies
  • Philipp Schürle, University of Geneva
  • Thomas Steger, University of Regensburg
  • Thomas Straub, University of Geneva
  • Ulrich Wagner, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland FHNW

The main target of the UNESCO Chair has been from its very beginning to promote academic relationships within Europe and to support the transfer of Know How. The full involvement of Swiss, German and French professors, alongside the Romanian teaching staff of this Department fosters that enriching academic relationship. Furthermore, students of the MBA are offered study opportunities in Swiss, French and German universities or other higher education institutions.

  • Theory and Practice of Strategic Management
  • Business Communication
  • Finance and Accounting for Managers
  • Theory and Practice of Business Administration
  • Strategic Management: Capabilities and Entrepreneurship
  • Research Methods for Managers
  • Investment and Finance
  • Competitive Strategies and Corporate Culture
  • Elements of European Business Culture
  • Modeling and Statistics
  • Organizational Behavior and Change Management
  • Innovation and Knowledge Management
  • International Economic Environment and Business Decision Making
  • Entrepreneurship and Internationalization
  • Logistics and Lean Management
  • Quality Management in Business
  • International Marketing
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Ethics
  • Leadership and Human Resources
  • Research activity-elaboration of the master thesis