oikos is an international, student-led non-profit organization promoting sustainability in economics and management.
oikos was founded in 1987 in Switzerland and empowers student change agents worldwide to drive change towards sustainability in the curriculum and in daily life.
The heart of our organization is the student change agents in our local subgroups, with over 50 chapters spread around the globe! They are supported by a wide network of alumni, advisors, faculties, and partners, as well as an international team based in Switzerland. Providing platforms for learning, creating and sharing solutions, oikos builds and empowers the community to solve the challenges of the 21st century.
With our different programs, we aim to transform teaching and research and to equip our members with the necessary tools to become today and tomorrow’s responsible leaders.
To transform economics and management education by empowering student change agents, raising awareness for sustainability opportunities and challenges, and building institutional support for curriculum reform.
Economics and management education purposed for a sustainable world.
See the Constitution of oikos International.