Continuing education


Throughout their career, EPFL alumni often need to value their profile and to develop their skills within further education, professionnal trainings and certifications.

To help you achieve your goals, the EPFL Alumni department and EPFL ecosystem offer dedicated services:

You want to identify the right education programs or professional certifications suited to your profile and goals.
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EPFL Alumni provides you with a non-exhaustive list of main education fields and related programs that some EPFL alumni have completed or which the EPFL Alumni Career Service deems of interest in your career, based on experience and feedbacks of trained people.
The document below includes the education fields listed in alphabetical order and related programs with URL links to click for further information.

EPFL ALUMNI does not recommend any particular school or institution (other than EPFL that is) as there is no in-depth benchmarking study available.If you are contemplating any of the fields and/or related programs below, the EPFL Alumni Career Service can advise you on the best one(s) suited to your profile and professional objectives.

Discover these education fields and related programs in the document here.



You will find a wide range of online courses/education programs covering many technical, management and softskills fields in the following websites, including EPFL programs.
Massive Open Online Courses (*), i.e. MOOCs, are offered by prestigious universities around the world with the option to get certified (which is recommended so far as you want to validate your knowledge). You may consider paying for course completion certificates, exams certificates and graded items.

EPFL programs: EPFL Center for Digital Education; EPFL Extension School

MOOCs platforms: Coursera; edX; FutureLearn; Cognitive Class; iversity; UDACITY; Khan Academy


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