IFM University – Institute of Finance and Management Geneva, Switzerland

MBA Programs

Address: IFM University – Institute of Finance and Management
Rue des Bains 35
1205 Geneva
Country: Switzerland
IFM University – Institute of Finance and Management

Studying at the IFM University – Institute of Finance and Management

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.

Since 1971, IFM University – Institute of Finance and Management has been the reference in business education. Located in the heart of Geneva, Switzerland. At IFM, we wholly focus on business education and thus our business degrees represent an amazing value. Recognized for its excellence, IFM is fully accredited by 3 major accreditation bodies. Recently, Switzerland has been ranked 1st for education in the world by the World Economic Forum.

We offer outstanding intensive (full-time) and executive (part-time) Master’s degrees (MBA) in International Business, International Finance, and International Trading. Our MBA degree represents a great return on investment, the curriculum focuses on employability, develops essential skills, has a short duration, and competitive tuition fees. We give a global perspective to your studies, our professors are business leaders with an international profile, and our methods combine academic excellence, practical skills and real-world relevance. To develop your leadership skills, we design our cutting-edge curriculum with business leader’s input. Thousands of IFM graduates are successful in their business lives thanks to the knowledge acquired at our Business School.

Everything is designed to help our MBA students to reach the next level in their careers. We connect you with the business world and give you exclusive access to our professional network. IFM graduates enjoy a solid reputation among recruiters, 86% of our MBA graduates find a job within 6 months and 32% of IFM alumni have their own company.

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The Location


  • 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


  • 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


Triple accreditation: ACBSP, IACBE, EDUQUA

Why study here


  • Triple accreditation: ACBSP, IACBE, EDUQUA
  • MBA Ranked in the Top 100 Worldwide - CEO Magazine 2019
  • Selected within Best Business Schools in Switzerland - Eduniversal Selected
  • Most Innovative Business School in Switzerland - Global Brand Magazine
  • Length: Full Time (1 academic year)
  • Small classes: 15-20 students
  • Language: courses taught in English
  • MBA students: 50% local & 50% International
  • 2 intakes per year: October and March


“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

“The Education received at IFM has helped me a lot to first of all give me an orientation of what I would like to do and secondly, the practical approach IFM follows, provided me with valuable information helping me every day in my professional career.”
Julian Strosek, General Director, Kiveda Group, Germany

“IFM gave the opportunity to study in an international setting. The impact of the different cultures and work styles opened my mind to all the different ways of finding innovative new solutions to current business challenges. Studying at IFM gave me an edge which I use to this day. “
Xavier C. Béard, Compliance Officer, Edmond de Rothschild Bank

“IFM has provided me with the tools necessary to face professional life. Courses are realistic and close to the requirements of the business market. Today I am proud and entirely satisfied to have been a part of IFM.”
Jean-Frédéric Voumard, Senior Vice President, Kwanza Invest Bank