Master of Business Administration (MBA)

General

Program Description

Description

The 21st century demands original approaches championed by a new breed of business leader—innovative, resourceful, pragmatic, and intrepid. These leaders must possess the knowledge and insight to creatively and effectively address the challenges of tomorrow—including those not evident today.

The International Management School Geneva MBA was created to meet these demands. Engaging, forward-thinking, and responsive, we are aiming at educating a new generation of business leaders who are also global citizens.

Designed for excellent Bachelor graduates and experienced managers with ambitious career goals, the programme takes an innovative approach to management in a challenging business environment. Il will enhance existing creative thinking and problem-solving skills, developing managers to the next levels of strategy and business administration. This programme provides a global approach to management and business administration. It will open the door of entrepreneurship and global innovation, and meets the demands of students who want to develop the necessary skills in leadership and entrepreneurship.

Having taken a Master of Business Administration (MBA), you can expect to find managerial and leading positions in international organisations.

Pace

Our MBA is delivered over 18 months (3 semesters) and the rhythm is organized in such a way that our students can work Part-Time, which paves the way for their employment. Our Career & Development Department offers Career & Outplacement services for our students.

Validation/ Thesis

At the end of the MBA, the student will have to defend a Thesis which will carry on one of the subjects studied during the programme.

Content

Strategy & General Management

  • Quality Management
  • Business Plan Development (Harvard Business School Publishing)
  • Project Management (Harvard Business School Publishing)
  • Process Improvement (Harvard Business School Publishing)
  • International Business Law
  • Strategic HR Management
  • Change Management (Harvard Business School Publishing)
  • Decision Making (Harvard Business School Publishing)
  • Lobbying Crisis Management (Harvard Business School Publishing)
  • IT security
  • Innovation Implementation (Harvard Business School Publishing)

Accounting & Finance

  • Statistics
  • Accounting
  • Taxation
  • Internal Audit
  • Macro & Micro Economics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Ethics & Professional Standards
  • Global Economy
  • Political Sociology
  • Corporate Ethics

Marketing & Communication

  • Strategic Marketing – Models
  • Consumer Studies
  • Competition Law
  • Brand Management
  • Price Setting
  • Core Competencies – Marketing
  • Leading a Sales Team
  • International Marketing
  • CRM & Sales Management
  • Sensorial Marketing

Other

  • Innovation Day
  • Business English
  • Speaking with Confidence
  • Methodology
  • Thesis

Evaluation

  • Mid-term Exams
  • Final Exams
  • Thesis Defense

Learning expeditions

Thesis

Last updated May 2019

About the School

International Management School Geneva is a business school which prepares students for the job market. We are delivering Bachelor & Master degrees, in English, French and mixed English/French pat ... Read More

International Management School Geneva is a business school which prepares students for the job market. We are delivering Bachelor & Master degrees, in English, French and mixed English/French pathways. Our team are hand-picked to ensure we can deliver the highest standards and connect to students on their individual professional journey. Read less