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Cambridge Institute of Sustainability Leadership

Business Sustainability Management

University of Cambridge Business Sustainability Management | Course Trailer
Jul 31—Oct 2
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GBP 2000 ≈USD 2532

How it works


This course is designed to address the growing need and prevalence of sustainability practices in business - giving you the tools to pioneer meaningful change throughout your organisation. Upon completion of the course, you will gain access to the CISL global alumni network, consisting of nearly 8,000 like-minded business leaders around the world.

Become a future-fit leader and accelerate your career with the confidence and skills to:

Articulate the importance of sustainability in business, and drive social responsibility across your organisation’s value chain.

Investigate the potential of technology, design, and innovation to enable or limit sustainable business practices.

Explore the role of marketing and communication - both internal and external - in your sustainability strategy.

Define and explore opportunities for value creation through stakeholder and partner collaboration.

Learning model

This fully tutored and supported course is offered online for your convenience and flexibility. This personalised, people-mediated approach has resulted in a 90% certification rate.

Using relevant and practical case studies, you’ll gain insights from world-leading experts in the field, and thought leaders in sustainabilit.

Study Business Sustainability Management and learn how to integrate sustainable practices across your business strategy

Module 1: Sustainability challenges and opportunities

Module 2: The business case and leadership for action

Module 3: Regulatory environment and international policy

Module 4: Production and consumption

Module 5: Design, technology and planning for sustainability

Module 6: Communication and marketing

Module 7: Collaboration and partnerships

Module 8: Rewiring your business approach

Who should attend

Available entirely online, anywhere in the world, our part-time sustainability courses empower individuals and organisations to take the lead in tackling critical global challenges.

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Will is Sustainability Advisor to PricewaterhouseCoopers, and Chairman of Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP), a non-profit company bringing together private sector and NGO member organisations to pursue the Millennium Development goal for water and sanitation in the poorest parts of t...
Philippe is Executive Chair of Global Electricity Initiative, Senior Advisor & MD - Energy & Climate, WBCSD and is an Advisory Board member for the Cambridge Institute of Sustainability Leadership.Philippe began his career in the banking industry in Brazil and Wall Street, New York. He th...
Tony is an independent sustainability and environment advisor, including as Special Advisor with The Prince of Wales's International Sustainability Unit, Fellow with the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership and as co-founder of sustainability consultancy group Robertsbr...