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IFM University Geneva

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Postgraduate Overview

Master of Business Administration (MBA)  

IFM MBA delivers an intense transformational experience, provides new perspectives, changes your mindset and prepares you for the challenges of the modern business world. This programme is practice-relevant, flexible and focuses on your success.

This programme is practice-relevant, flexible and focuses on your success. Our cutting-edge curriculum, designed by experts with input from business leaders and companies, provides you with a distinct way of approaching business and will give your career a real competitive edge. This programme provides global, strategic and integrated insights of organisations and companies. Our cutting-edge curriculum provides you with transferable skills, excellent knowledge, practical tools, as well as a digital and sustainable mindset to become a top manager. This unique programme develops your analytical skills and improves your ability to manage different business situations. You will learn to think and behave like a modern manager thanks to our unique real business approach. The IFM MBA helps you develop your leadership potential and provides you with new business perspectives. You will become a confident professional, who is able to think differently, manage projects, lead a team, create strategies and make decisions. You will be prepared for any challenge you will face in your career.


• You will follow a curriculum carefully designed to give our students’ careers a competitive edge and create career opportunities.
• You will study towards earning your accredited and top-ranked MBA degree in a short period, while enjoying an amazing transformational experience.
• You will maximise your return on investment (ROI), thanks to the duration, the revamped content, the new electives and options.
• You can take all of your classes during the afternoon, which makes it easier to balance stu¬dies, personal life, career objectives, start a business project or even work part-time, while you are studying towards your degree.
• You will grow personally, achieve a tremendous sense of accomplishment and obtain a life-changing qualification to fast-track your career.

• Accreditations : ACBSP, IACBE, EDUQUA
• Rankings : ranked in the top Tier One for Global MBA Programs by CEO Magazine 2020
• Degree awarded: Master of Business Administration
• 3 specialisations : International Business, International Finance, Digital Transformation.
• 12 courses : 10 core courses and 2 electives.
• Study mode : Full-time
• Duration :  1 academic year (9 Months)
• Schedule : Monday - Friday, from 2pm
• Small classes : 20 students to promote exchange, class interaction, team work.


“My IFM experience was fascinating. It allowed me to deepen my knowledge and develop an international approach to the reality of business. I recommend it to anyone who wants to gain solid skills.”
Laurie Berthollet, Consultant Financial Services, Swisscom,

“The IFM MBA allowed me to develop the skills required to start my career with confidence. I enjoyed working in a great atmosphere, while being supervised by friendly and open-minded top professionals. I am very proud of my experience as an IFM student as this solid university background helped me realise my projects.”
Jon Malmezac, Sales & Implementation Associate, Sharp Focus, Inc., Los Angeles, USA

“Facing the rapid globalization of markets, the MBA education at IFM provides essential tools for understanding. Organized around classes with fewer numbers of students, the MBA program at IFM favors interaction.
Eric Bara, Corporate Manager, Ecolab, France

“What a great experience and a great atmosphere. I think the MBA at IFM is an indispensable basis for working in the international dimension of management.”
Ekoli Hagenbüchle, Senior Procurement Manager, A Step Forward, Switzerland


• An application form
• A 300-400 words cover letter
• Official Undergraduate diploma: Bachelor degree or equivalent
• Copies of academic transcripts and certificates (in English)
• A resumé / curriculum vitae showing your work experience if applicable
• For non-native English speaker, proof of your English proficiency
• A copy of your passport photograph (ID) page
• One recent passport-sized, colour photograph, jpeg format (of yourself)
• A non-refundable application fee of CHF/EUR 150.


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