Training in Non-Profit Management & Law

The CEPS offers training courses targeted specifically to the non-profit sector. The structure of the courses is modular, flexible and interdisciplinary.

The knowledge generated through the research at the CEPS is incorporated into the relevant trainings and is made available for the successful implementation by non-profit organisations. The course participants benefit from the latest research results.

The CEPS training programme consists of a post diploma course (DAS), three certificate courses (CAS) and two intensive courses. In addition, there are one day seminars and workshops as well as conventions and conferences, in cooperation with internal and external partners. The scope of this programme offered by the CEPS allows for a broad and interdisciplinary further education.

The courses on offer are held in German. Only the intensive study Foundation Management is held in French.

Find the right course for you on the Overview below.

Program & Dates

Teaching language: German unless stated otherwise.
Please follow the links for more information on the different courses (details in German).




Cost & Registration

Exam DAS Nonprofit Management & Law17 November 2017online800 CHF >>
Intensiv-Lehrgang Stiftungsmanagement

5 - 9 March 2018

Solbadhotel Sigriswil2900 CHF >>
Exam DAS Nonprofit Management & Law16 March 2018online800 CHF >>
CAS Nonprofit Governance & Leadership
(3 modules)
Start 9 April 2018Solbadhotel Sigriswil /
University of Basel
4700 CHF >>
CAS Kommunikation & Wirkungsmessung in NPO (3 modules)Start 20. August 2018Parkhotel Oberhofen /
University of Basel
4700 CHF >>
CAS Global Social Entrepreneurship
(in English)
Start planned fall 2018to followto follow
Intensiv-Lehrgang Finanzmanagement in NPO5 - 9 November 2018Parkhotel Gunten2900 CHF >>
Exam DAS Nonprofit Management & Law16 November 2018online800 CHF >>


Center for Philanthropy Studies (CEPS)
University of Basel
Steinengraben 22
4051 Basel

Phone: +41 61 207 23 92

Fax: +41 61 207 23 93

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