Commodity Trading


Université de Genève (UNIGE)

Lieu de formation

Genève (GE)

Langue d'enseignement


Type de formation

Hautes écoles universitaires HEU - Formation continue: formations longues

Modalités temporelles

À temps partiel

Thèmes de formation

Banque, finances, assurances

Domaines d'études

Gestion d'entreprise / économie d'entreprise



Mise à jour 06.12.2021


Description de la formation

Le Diploma of Advanced Studies (DAS) est une formation postgrade donnée par les hautes écoles et elle équivaut à au moins 30 crédits ECTS.

Program in 12 modules:

  • Basics of Commodity Trading and World Trade Flows
  • Trading Transactions
  • Sustainability, Organization and Responsibility
  • Shipping, Logistics and Transport
  • Trade Finance Banking Instruments
  • Risk Management
  • Advanced Risk Management
  • Risk Insurance
  • Information Systems and Innovation
  • Market Intelligence
  • Commodity Financing and Treasury
  • Credit & Asset Management
  • Compliance and Legal Aspects
  • Commodity Trading Simulation


  • Gain a solid understanding of commodities markets and trading transactions
  • Explore trading technology trends and innovation
  • Master all aspects of risk management in trading
  • Analyze the financing of trading activities
  • Look into sustainability challenges & legal aspects


Conditions d’admission

  • University degree or equivalent
  • 3 years of professional experience and at least
  • Proficiency in English

Public cible

Professionals looking to develop and acquire new skills in the commodity trading field, or looking to make a career change.


CHF 17'000.- 
Module isolé: CHF 1'800.-


  • Diploma of Advanced Studies DAS

DAS in Commodity Trading (36 ECTS)

Infos pratiques

Lieu / adresse

  • Genève (GE)

Blended learning.
Uni Mail, Bd. du Pont d'Arve 40, 1205 Genève

Déroulement temporel

Début des cours

Se renseigner

Durée de la formation

1 an
The program is delivered part-time in 2 formats:
Bi-weekly format: with full in-class sessions at the University of Geneva, on Friday afternoons and Saturday mornings (Fri.1.30pm-8.30pm & Sat. 8.30am-1.30pm), twice a month.
Block format: program delivered part-time in a block format with 4 block of 6 consecutive days each + 5 online modules

Modalités temporelles

  • À temps partiel

Langue d’enseignement

  • anglais


Program in collaboration with the Swiss Trading and Shipping Association (STSA) and the major companies in Commodity trading.


Renseignements / contact

Tél. +41 (0)22 379 81 06
E-mail: trading@unige.ch