School of Advanced Diplomatic Skills

- Multilateral negotiations - Public diplomacy - Social media campaigns - Team building and management - Advanced public speaking

The School of Advanced Diplomatic Skills (SADS) is designed for young and mid-career professionals from the international business, diplomatic and third sector. SADS builds on previously acquired soft skills and presents an expanded set of topics that are designed to further prepare participants for the challenges and rigors of diplomacy, international business and working in multinational organizations in the 21st century.


  • Multilateral negotiations
  • Policy advising
  • Advanced public speaking
  • Social media campaigns
  • Public diplomacy
  • Advanced diplomatic protocol and etiquette

To apply for the School of Advanced Diplomatic Skills, please fill in the online application form and submit a current CV (in Europass format).


375 € without accommodation

575 € with accommodation (same gender, double occupancy rooms)

The registration fee includes 5 days of the courses, materials, coffee breaks, lunches, social events and diploma. All participants are expected to arrange their own travel and visas if necessary.

European Academy of Diplomacy | EAD

The European Academy of Diplomacy (EAD) is the first non-governmental, non-for-profit diplomatic academy in Europe, with a mission of shaping, sharpening and inspiring a new generation of enlightened international leaders.
​Since its inception in 2004 and with over 9500 graduates from more than 120 countries, EAD offers the highest quality tailor-made programs at graduate, post-graduate and executive levels. Renowned for its teaching methods, international faculty and distinguished speakers, the EAD prepares diplomats, civil servants, political and social leaders, as well as representatives of businesses, academia and the non-governmental sector for the challenges of a globalizing and ever changing world. As partner of the Council of Europe and a member of the Network of Schools of Political Studies, the European Academy of Diplomacy focuses on promoting democratic values, human rights and rule of law.

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