Welcome to IFM, internationally accredited and innovative business school. IFM education focuses on business and management providing an unparalled opportunity to prepare for a successful career in global business.


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 wholly focus on business education and thus our business degrees represent an amazing value. We are a human-sized institution and we are specialists at helping students reach their goals and to achieve a successful career. We benefit from half a century of education expertise and outstanding business know-how that puts a central emphasis on employability.

EMPLOYABILITY FOCUSED

Our cutting-edge curriculum is designed by our experts with business leader’s input to give graduates’ career a genuine competitive edge. Our passion for innovation is reflected in our unique teaching style combining academic excellence, practical skills and technology. Our professors, with international managerial experience, don’t simply teach theory or business concepts, they prepare you to use what you learn thanks to a unique action learning and real-business approach. IFM’s excellence in business education is recognized and IFM benefits from a top reputation among recruiters.

ACCREDITATIONS, RANKING & AWARDS

• Ranked #87 among the World's best business schools - CEOWORLD Magazine 2019
• Ranked as top Tier One worldwide in the 2019 Global MBA rankings - CEO Magazine
• Among top 1% of Business Schools worldwide with triple accreditation
• Awarded "most Innovative Business School in CH" - Global Brands Magazine
• Recognised by Eduniversal for bringing disruptive energy and innovative projects

KEY FIGURES
  • 92% of students are satisfied with their studies
  • 90 % of graduates find a job within 6 months after graduation
  • 87% of graduates recommend the curriculum

PROGRAMS
  • Undergraduate programs / Bachelor / BBA : Management, Banking & Finance, International Business, Digital Marketing, Entrepreneurship & Innovation
  • Postgraduate programs / Master / MBA : International Business, International Finance, International Trading, Digital Transformation

AMAZING LOCATION IN GENEVA, SWITZERLAND
  • 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 2019

WHAT OUR ALUMNI SAY

“IFM provides the opportunity to meet excellent professors and to build a network while studying in the heart of Geneva. I keep a great memory of the classes and of the atmosphere amongst students. I would recommend it to any student looking for a good academic curriculum.”
Michel Khattar, Senior Private Banker, Audi Bank

“IFM allowed me to acquire efficient strategies that can be used in the business world. Professors are very dedicated and attentive. The student/teacher ratio gives the opportunity to build and improve teamwork skills.”
Estelle Meier, Owner, Sogood Sa & International Sales Manager, Martel

Programs taught in:
English

This school also offers:

MBA

IFM University - Institute of Finance and Management, Geneva Switzerland

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This innovative MBA teaches the skills to understand the opportunities and challenges associates with digital transformation within companies.

Our curriculum provides a contemporary vision of management and an all-round understanding of the environment, structure and functioning of businesses. This disruptive innovation program analyzes new business models, the impact of technology and organizational changes. This course is a perfect combination of a triple accredited MBA and a focus on digital transformation and innovation. You will gain new perspectives, practical tools and the skills to think differently, manage change, evaluate risk, develop strategy, and successfully meet the challenges of digitalization.... [-]

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IFM University - Institute of Finance and Management, Geneva Switzerland

This cutting-edge MBA has been designed to provide you with the skills and mindset to work within international markets. This program prepares you for top managerial care ... [+]

Developed by professionals, this cutting-edge MBA provides you with the skills and mindset to successfully work within international markets.

The program constructs a broad vision of international business and a detailed understanding of the major challenges currently facing global companies. The sector needs individuals with flexible patterns of thinking and behaviour to succeed in a competitive international business environment.

This program is an excellent combination of a solid general MBA in conjunction with a specialization focused on international aspects of business and management. This degree develops a deep understanding of the organizational structures of international businesses and international trade. Our MBA provides you with excellent knowledge in international management, economics, international marketing and sharp skills in analysis, negotiation, leadership and strategy. You will develop the ability to analyze and recognize business opportunities, and then to manage inherent risks to settle successful deals on international markets.... [-]

Switzerland Geneva
February 2020
English
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IFM University - Institute of Finance and Management, Geneva Switzerland

Designed by professionals, this excellent program prepares you to meet the challenges of the world of banking and finance. This MBA prepares you for outstanding manageria ... [+]

Designed by professionals, this excellent program prepares you to meet the challenges of the world of banking and finance.

The international environment is changing and managers face important issues with new market realities and new regulations. The financial market increasingly seeks individuals who not only have the best education in general management, but also a competitive understanding of financial markets, new financial products, risks control and the current financial architecture.

This MBA is a combination of a top general MBA program and advanced knowledge in the field of finance. This versatile and industry-relevant degree develops a comprehensive understanding of managerial finance, economics, management, financial markets and provides solid skills in risk analysis, negotiation and portfolio management. Our MBA provides the students with the tools for dealing with important practical issues. You will become a knowledgeable professional capable of performing at the top of the international banking and finance industry.... [-]

Switzerland Geneva
February 2020
English
Full-time
9 months
Campus
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IFM University - Institute of Finance and Management, Geneva Switzerland

Designed with industry experts, this industry-relevant program provides you with the knowledge of the commodities market and trade management. This program prepares for e ... [+]

Designed with industry experts, this industry-relevant program provides you with the knowledge of the commodities market and trade management

to become a sharp trader or a top manager. The program provides you with a global understanding of international management, globalization and of the main challenges met by companies worldwide. It provides you with advanced knowledge in economics, finance, communication, international trade as well as builds skills in risk analysis, negotiation, leadership and strategy.

This program is a unique combination of a renowned MBA together with a specialisation in Commodities Trading. This dynamic sector is constantly shifting due to geopolitical, economic or climate factors. Our MBA degree will prepare you to meet these challenges and successfully manage the risks and opportunities inherent to this sector.... [-]

Switzerland Geneva
February 2020
English
Full-time
9 months
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rue des Bains 35, 1205
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