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IFM University Geneva

Rue des Bains 35 Geneva,
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Established in 1971, IFM University is an internationally accredited and innovative business school, located in the heart of Geneva, Switzerland. IFM specialises in helping students reach their goals and achieve a successful career – half a century of education and business expertise is testament to that.
A pioneering curriculum designed by experts with input from business leaders gives IFM graduates’ careers a genuine competitive edge. Our passion for innovation is reflected in our unique real-business teaching approach: a combination of academic excellence delivered by a first-rate faculty, essential skills developed using practical tools and a digital mindset. Our transformative programmes include all key management skills required by modern businesses, while providing a career-enhancing global perspective.
IFM’s excellence in business education is recognised by 3 major accreditation bodies, along with international rankings and innovation awards. Affiliations with prestigious associations around the world give us a solid reputation among recruiters.


• Ranked #84 among the World's best business schools by CEOWORLD Magazine 2020.
• Ranked in the top Tier One for the MBA programme by CEO Magazine 2020.
• Ranked in ranked 6th worldwide & 1st in Switzerland for the Executive MBA by CEO Magazine 2020.
• Among top 1% of Business Schools worldwide with triple accreditation.
• Awarded "Most Innovative Business School in CH" in 2019 and 2018 by Global Brands Magazine.
• Recognised for its positive energy and innovative project by Eduniversal Selected Schools.

IFM has significant competitive advantages

• IFM is a renowned and innovative Business School established since 1971
• IFM is a triple accredited Business School
• IFM is a top-ranked and award-winning Business School
• IFM offers a cutting-edge curriculum redesigned with business leaders’ input and developed alongside industry experts.
• IFM has a unique teaching style, which combines academic excellence, practical skills, real business relevance and technology.
• IFM provides a real focus on employability and career.
• IFM digital platform makes the learning experience more interactive, collaborative and practical. It even allows to attend classes online.
• Studying at IFM is an amazing transformational experience.


• Switzerland is ranked 1st for educational system - World Economic Forum
• Ranked 3rd worldwide for university education - QS 2019
• Ranked 5th worldwide in career opportunities - HSBC Expat 2019
• Ranked 1st for innovation – WIPO World Intellectual Property Organization
• Top “10” for quality of life in the world
• Switzerland is ranked 1st for health infrastructure

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