Students' stories

14 September 2018

Student story: Fighting for the rights of women and girls in...

Sophia Pierre-Antoine (Master in Development Studies, majoring in Power, Conflict, and Development) is is the Board Co-Chair of the FRIDA Young Feminist Fund and a member of the Young Women's Global Advisory...

12 September 2018

The Student Experience at the Graduate Institute, Geneva

Get an inside look at what it is like to pursue a Master's degree at the Graduate Institute! Follow Mishti, Master student in Development Studies, and find out what makes Geneva such a great place to live...

26 June 2018

Institute students win first prize at 2018 ELSA Moot Court

A Graduate Institute team has won first prize at the 2018 ELSA Moot Court Competition on WTO Law, held in Geneva from 19 to 23 June. Argyrios Papaefthymiou (Master in International Economics), Ioana-Virginia...

Peacekeeping - UNMIS
21 June 2018

What impact are partnerships having in collective action?

Institute students Alejandra Castillo, Si Yuan Yeo and Marie Maasbol are working with the Humanitarian Quality Assurance Initiative (HQAI) to investigate the effectiveness of partnerships within collective...

24 May 2018

Agathe Schwaar reçoit le Student Leadership Award décerné pour...

Agathe Schwaar, étudiante en 2e année de master en études du développement, est l’heureuse lauréate de ce prix, créé sur la proposition de l’Association des étudiants (GISA) de l’Institut. Il récompense...

16 May 2018

International History Doctoral Day showcases PhD research

On 27 April, PhD students with the support of the International History Department organised Doctoral Day, an annual event which lets students present their research in front of an audience. Maylis Avaro,...

19 April 2018

Institute students reveal opportunities for cutting food waste

Over two million tons of food are thrown away each year in Switzerland alone, but what can we do about it? Students from the Graduate Institute’s Environmental Committee ran a workshop on saving food at...

10 April 2018

Meet MIA student Nahom Teklewold Gebremariam

 A testimonial from Nahom Teklewold Gebremariam (Ethiopia), Master Student in International Affairs

09 April 2018

Meet International Relations/Political Science student Damilola...

A testimonial from Damilola Adepeju (Nigeria), Master Student in International Relations/Political Science

08 April 2018

Meet ANSO student Abdullah All Shakil

A testimonial from Abdullah All Shakil (Bangladesh), Master Student in Anthropology and Sociology (ANSO).