Université de Genève
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other names: University of Geneva.
First degree/qualification: Licence, diploma, professional degrees (6-10 semesters) or bachelor's (3 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 5.0/6.0.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year first degree or 1.5-2 year master's after 3 year bachelor's.
Documents required: Official transcript; official certification of degree and date awarded or the Bologna diploma supplement. All documents in French and English.
Description: Instituted in 1559; Switzerland's second largest university, has a tradition of leadership in research. Usual admission requirement: Maturité (secondary school certificate) or recognized equivalent (12 years of education).
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Diplome d'études approfondies (DEA): 1 year.
Diplome d'études supérieures spécialisées (DESS): 3 years.
MBA: 1 year.
Doctorate: 2-5 years.
Last updated: Dec 12, 2007