IFM Business School

Executive MBA


Our Executive MBA emphasizes practical relevance for your professional advancement. The solid curriculum offers advanced perspectives, new adaptable skills, and leading tools. You will develop a global, sustainable, and successful mindset as well as a distinct way of approaching business. The program equips you with essential management competencies, enhancing your analytical and strategic thinking, and boosting your leadership capabilities. We go beyond teaching mere business concepts; we ensure a hands-on knowledge transfer directly applicable to your professional setting.

Our real-business focused approach transforms you into a versatile, modern manager. You will learn to think innovatively, manage projects efficiently, solve complex problems, optimize processes, devise effective strategies, and make critical decisions. This preparation ensures you are ready to meet the challenges of the rapidly evolving business landscape.

This transformative experience reshapes your habits, personality, and mindset, setting you apart from the competition. Earning this sought-after MBA opens new avenues in senior management. Are you ready to invest in your future, maximize your potential, and accelerate your career trajectory.


  • Accreditations: ACBSP, IACBE, EDUQUA
  • Ranking 1: ranked # 4 in the world and #2 in Switzerland by CEO Magazine > more
  • Ranking 2: ranked #71 and ranked #3 in Switzerland among the top business schools in the world in CEOWORLD survey > more
  • Degree awarded: Master of Business Administration
  • Format: Executive / Part-time
  • Duration: 18 months, part-time
  • 11 courses: 10 core courses and 1 elective.
  • Schedule: Thursdays starting at 2 pm
  • Flexible & adaptable: We can offer customized schedules that fit your professional obligations. If you miss an on-campus session, you have the option to participate in live virtual classes.
  • Small classes: our classes average 20 students to promote exchange, class interaction, teamwork.
  • Language: taught in English
  • 2 intakes per year in March and October.


  • Pursue a curriculum designed for professionals aiming for immediate organizational impact and new career opportunities.
  • Work towards an accredited, highly-ranked MBA degree.
  • Gain a transformative qualification and a mindset for success.
  • Acquire the skills for a competitive edge in a challenging job market.
  • Experience personal growth and immense satisfaction.
  • Benefit from the right balance between work, career goals, personal life and education.
  • Continue your career without interruption. Our once-a-week class schedule allows you to work while studying.
  • Looking for flexibility? We can offer customized schedules that fit your professional obligations. If you miss an on-campus session, you have the option to participate in live virtual classes, watch recorded courses, and access course materials from anywhere.
  • Join our program from anywhere, not just Geneva or Switzerland.

ConcentrationsGeneral Management
Entry Requirementsneither GMAT nor GRE
BeginMarch and October
Length18 Months
Program TypeExecutive MBA (EMBA)
Application Procedure


  • 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, 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.-