Participants and Prerequisites

The course caters to those working in, or supporting work in low- and middle-income countries and is ideal for professionals from:

  • International development and humanitarian agencies
  • Civil society or non-government organisations
  • Government agencies
  • Consultants and sector professionals

Professionals in WASH and development related disciplines, wishing to deepen their knowledge in water, sanitation and hygiene in both humanitarian and development contexts. Admission is reserved for holders of a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent. Candidates who do not meet the requirements but prove significant experience in the sector can be admitted to dossiers. Participation in individual teaching modules does not require special requirements.
All courses are taught in English.


CHF 5’700.–. This fee includes teaching, materials, coffee breaks, lunches and 2 social dinners. The fee does not include transportation, accommodation and other meals. The organizer will give support to finding suitable accommodation at a reasonable price. Provided there is enough space, participants who do not wish to follow the whole CAS can register separately for each module. Fee for a single module is CHF 2’000.–.
The Programme Management has no funding provisions for applicants of this course.


Please apply until 31 July, 2019

CAS WASH Study Regulation (version 2019)