About Us

Our Mission

To ensure that all students have a rich and fulfilling experience throughout their years as a student at the Geneva Graduate Institute (IHEID)

Our Activities

In accordance with our statutes, the main activities of our association are to:

  • represent students in front of the various bodies in and out of the IHEID

  • promote friendly relations between the students and IHEID

  • promote intellectual debate

  • promote cultural and athletic activities

  • support the activities organized by various autonomous student associations

  • manage the facilities of the association and those collectively entrusted by IHEID to the students

  • communicate with our members frequently and in a transparent manner

This means we work together to make sure that:

  • academic concerns of students at the Institute are adequately addressed

  • a diverse array of social and cultural activities are available for all students

  • we communicate effectively and constantly with all Institute officials, faculty, and staff

  • we promote students exchange as much as possible to foster a collegial and fun environment in and outside of the classroom

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Meet the Board

Who else comprises GISA?

All students registered in a two-year master’s programme or in a doctoral programme at the Graduate Institute are Members of the Association.

As a member, you are welcome to: