Diploma in Social Innovation

Create deep social impact

An executive professional development program through the

University for Peace

An institution established by the

UN General Assembly

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The next cohort begins on

15 October 2022

Designed for anyone who wants to have a positive impact on this world - are you ready?


WORLDWIDE RECOGNITION

Boost your professional profile with a Diploma from the University for Peace - established by the UN General Assembly

100% ONLINE OR ONSITE

Cutting-edge, practical courses that will help your venture thrive

FLEXIBLE

Flexible online and onsite options to fit your busy schedule

PERSONALIZED

Receive personalized feedback from experienced instructors and learn from a global network of peers

WORLDWIDE RECOGNITION

Boost your professional profile with a Diploma from the University for Peace - established by the UN General Assembly

100% ONLINE OR ONSITE

Cutting-edge, practical courses that will help your venture thrive

FLEXIBLE

Flexible online and onsite options to fit your busy schedule

PERSONALIZED

Receive personalized feedback from experienced instructors and learn from a global network of peers

I want to know more!

Program Details - Diploma in Social Innovation

  • Take 5 courses to complete your Diploma within 18 months
  • Create your own unique learning journey, choosing from a comprehensive 14-course catalog
  • With just 1 required course (Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Social Change), you choose the 4 electives that are right for your needs and interests
  • Receive 3 one-on-one coaching sessions to help ensure that your learning translates into action!
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What skills the Diploma in Social Innovation

will give you?

Develop a polished business plan to turn your idea for a social impact project or enterprise into reality

Receive the skills and knowledge to stand out as a leader in the social innovation sector

Create real positive impact using your strengths and passions

Master specific tools used by social entrepreneurs to shape and grow your business or project

Who is in the UPEACE Diploma Programs?

Participants from more than 60 countries

Ages from 20 to 62 years

Professional Sectors include

  • Non-profit
  • For-profit/ Business
  • Education
  • Government
  • United Nations
  • Business owner

Who is in the UPEACE Diploma Programs?

Participants from more than 60 countries

Ages from 20 to 62 years

Professional Sectors include

  • Non-profit
  • For-profit/ Business
  • Education
  • Government
  • United Nations
  • Business owner

Words from those who've done it (and loved it)

Maria Luisa Hernandez

Manager at Costa Rica por Siempre,

Costa Rica

"I have learnt about myself, about the challenges others face and have gained skills that I don’t think I would have been able to acquire elsewhere."

Renelyn Lastimosa 

Digital Facilitator at World Learning,

Philippines

"The professors were amazing! They took time in answering my questions I felt like I had mentors always ready to be there and guide me in this journey."

German Robles-Osuna

Project Specialist at UNDP,

Mexico

"One of the core pillars of this program is to push you to create innovative ways to design (and implement) projects, programs and even policies that challenge traditional assumptions..."

The University for Peace, an institution established by the UN General Assembly

The world looks to the United Nations for solutions to complex problems everywhere; from ending conflict and alleviating poverty, to combating climate change and defending human rights. As a UN-established institution, the University for Peace works tirelessly to contribute to world peace and progress. Our professional development programs give you the skills to have positive impact on this world, contributing directly to this mission.




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