Continuing Education

 

Throughout their career, EPFL alumni often need to value their profile and to develop their skills within continuing education, professionnal training or certification advice on continuing education. To help you, the EPFL Alumni department offers:

Here is a non-exhaustive list of educational programs that our alumni have completed or which we deem of interest in your career, based on our experience.

If you are contemplating any of the programs/fields below, we can provide you with additional information. We will not however recommend any particular school or institution (other than EPFL that is) since we haven’t benchmarked them.

Project management:
International Project Management Association – IPMA Levels C / B / A
HERMES (for IT)
PRINCE2 (for IT)
Project Management Professional (PMP) / PgMP / PfMP / (PMI)
Scrum (for IT)

Management:
Executive MBA (EMBA) – EPFL, HEC Lausanne, IMD, UNI of St.Gallen, INSEAD
Master in Business Administration (MBA)
Micro MBA

Leadership:
Executive leadership programs – IMB, INSEAD
Embodying and expressing leadership – VoxImpact

Operations:
Certified Business Process Professional (CBPP)
Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence – ASQ CMQ/OE
Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
Supply Chain Management – EPFL IML

Quality:
5S
International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
Kanban
Lean Management
Lean Six Sigma (LSS) Belt – White / Yellow / Green / Black / Master Black
Operational Excellence (OE)
Management of Risk (M_o_R)

Services:
Customer Experience Management (CEM)
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Service Excellence – certification / TISSE2012
User eXperience for Projects Managers (UX-PM)

Information & New Technologies:
Big Data & Data Analysis – EPFL
Blockchain
Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (CobiT)
Data Science – EPFL
Internet of Things – EPFL
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)

Finance:
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) – Levels 1 / 2 / 3
Financial Risk Manager (FRM)

MOOCs platforms:
EPFL MOOC factory
Coursera
edX
http://online.stanford.edu/
https://www.khanacademy.org/
http://academicearth.org/
https://www.udacity.com/
https://www.futurelearn.com/