Curriculum

Reflecting the growing and dynamic nature of impact investing and sustainable finance, MBA courses are grouped into three curricular Pathways – designed to enable students to gain both the knowledge and hands on experience in the field most relevant to their desired career path. All information on courses here.

Current MBA Students – sign up here for course application notification and deadline reminders.

Student Advisory Board

Join the 2021/2022 SAIF MBA Student Advisory Board

Through this exciting opportunity, Student Advisory Board members work with staff and faculty on developing programming for students and outreach and engagement with industry.

The SAIF Student Advisory Board opens its application in the September of each year. Return then for more information on how to get involved.

Graduate Student Positions

Each year we seek individuals to join our team to effectively implement, promote and execute our programs. Focusing on industry outreach, both these roles are great opportunities to network with impact investors and build key industry skills.

  • Haas Impact Fund Student Lead: Build out investor engagement and extracurricular programming for the Haas Impact Fund.
  • Impact Investing Practicum Student Lead: identify and recruit impact investment firms and organization partners for the Spring 2022 Impact Investing Practicum.

We recruit new Student Leads each September. Return then for more information on how to get involved.

New Opportunities

Impact Search Funds

For Fall 2020, we launched the new Impact Search Fund program, in partnership with Gratitude Railroad, enabling MBA students to explore how to use this unique private equity investment vehicle to acquire and grow existing businesses, leveraging them for social impact and sustainable business practices.

More information

Office Hours

For more information on courses, programs and opportunities or to discuss your plans for sustainable and impact finance, email SAIF Program Director Megan Morrice at megan.morrice@berkeley.edu