To obtain the IGS North-South Certificate of Specialization in Sustainable Development, a PhD candidate needs to:

  • Receive her/his doctoral diploma


  • Send the following documents to the IGS North-South Management Centre (igsnorthsouth.cde@unibe.ch): 
    • Transcript of all courses attended  
    • Copy / scan of all course certificates or confirmations 
    • Copy / scan of the PhD diploma
    • Electronic copy (PDF) of the PhD thesis