EMBA

General

Program Description

Our Executive MBA delivers an intense transformational experience, provides new perspectives, changes your mindset, boosts careers and prepares you for the challenges of the modern business world.

The IFM EMBA is a highly practice-relevant programme that focuses on your success. The IFM pioneering curriculum provides you with global advanced perspectives, new concepts, transferable skills, practical tools, a digital and sustainable mindset as well as a distinct way of approaching business. This new knowledge will give you an immediate impact on your organisation. Among other things, this programme develops leadership and strategic skills and transforms you into a modern and successful manager. You will be able to think differently, manage projects, implement changes, create strategies and make decisions. You will be fully prepared to meet the challenges of a complex international business environment. The IFM EMBA opens doors to senior management and entrepreneurial excellence. It delivers the experiences and skills needed to become an effective leader. 

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About IFM University, Geneva Switzerland

Established in 1971, IFM University – Institute of Finance and Management is an accredited business school located in the heart of Geneva, Switzerland. At IFM, we focus on business education and our business degrees represent amazing value. We specialise in helping students reach their goals and achieve a successful career – our half a century of education and business expertise is testament to that.IFM’s excellence in business education is recognised by 3 major accreditation bodies, along with rankings and innovation awards. Affiliations with prestigious associations around the world give us a solid reputation among recruiters. 

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Facts and Figures

  • Accreditations: ACBSP, IACBE
  • Rankings: programme ranked 6th worldwide & 1st in Switzerland by Magazine 2020
  • Degree awarded: Master of Business Administration
  • Format: Executive / Part-time
  • Duration: 11 months I Courses (9 months) + Action learning project (2 months)
  • Schedule: 3 days per month (Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Number of courses: 12
  • Language: courses taught in English.
  • Small classes: an average of 25 students to promote exchange, class interaction, teamwork.
  • 2 intakes per year in October and March
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What Our Alumni Say

“Facing the rapid globalisation of markets, the IFM MBA curriculum provides essential tools for understanding. Organised around classes with fewer numbers of students, the MBA programme at IFM favours interaction and exchange.”

Eric Bara, Corporate Manager Ecolab, France

“The curriculum of the MBA programme was really exciting and challenging at the same time. The teaching environment was very attractive as well. The professors’ academic and professional experience was really inspiring.”

Aliko Blerta, Resident Representative, Algeria, United Nations Development Program

Admissions Requirements

  • A completed application form
  • A 300-400 word cover letter.
  • Official Undergraduate diploma: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
  • Copies of academic transcripts and certificates (in English or French)
  • A resumé / curriculum vitae showing your profile and a minimum of 3 years of professional experience.
  • For non-native English speaker, provide 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.-
Last updated May 2020

About the School

Established in 1971, IFM University is an accredited business school located in the heart of Geneva, Switzerland. IFM’s excellence in business education, innovative approach, business expertise, cutti ... Read More

Established in 1971, IFM University is an accredited business school located in the heart of Geneva, Switzerland. IFM’s excellence in business education, innovative approach, business expertise, cutting-edge curriculum, unique teaching style and focus on employability are recognized by 3 major accreditation bodies, rankings and one innovation award. Read less