Welcome to IFM, an internationally accredited and innovative business school. IFM education focuses on business, management and finance providing an unparalleled opportunity to prepare for a successful global business career.
Established in 1971, IFM Business School is an accredited institution 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 are testaments to that. A pioneering curriculum designed by experts with input from business leaders gives our graduates’ careers a genuine competitive edge.
Our passion for innovation is reflected in our unique real-business teaching approach: a combination of academic excellence delivered by a first-rate faculty, essential skills developed using practical tools and a digital mindset. Our transformative programmes include all key management skills required by modern businesses, while providing a career-enhancing global perspective. IFM’s excellence in business education is recognised by 3 major accreditation bodies, along with rankings and 2 innovation awards. Affiliations with prestigious associations around the world give us a solid reputation among recruiters.
Our curriculum provides you with new perspectives, real-business knowledge, a modern vision of organisations and a distinct way of approaching business. You will gain self-confidence and develop your personality. You will become a professional able to think differently, manage projects, make decisions and face the challenges of a modern business world.
Our programmes improve your capacity for analysis, organisation and adaptability by developing both soft and hard skills. Communication, negotiation, leadership, and collaboration skills are expanded and developed for working with others. Our dynamic approach includes discussions, case studies, simulations, group exercises and projects.
Unique teaching style & Excellent Faculty
Our teaching style is unique as it is centred on your success. It combines academic excellence, practical skills, real business relevance and technology. We do not simply teach theory and concepts; we provide you with transferable skills, practical tools and prepare you to use what you have learned in a business setting.
You will learn from a top international faculty of industry experts, entrepreneurs, senior managers and consultants. They are selected from around the world to ensure educational excellence. They will share their passion, experience and real-world expertise with you. They will help you to bridge the gap between the academic and business worlds.
Your in-class experience will be supported by our cutting-edge digital platform. It makes the learning experience more interactive, collaborative and practical. You will be able to attend live virtual classes, download course materials, share documents, use multiple apps... You will learn how to work on projects remotely. You will acquire a digital mindset and new skills.
Real business exposure
Being able to connect with the real business world through our widespread industry and company network is a huge benefit. The in-class experience is combined with an exposure to real business operations through guest speaker sessions, industry and company visits. The IFM experience opens doors to a wide range of career opportunities.