FEDE SCHOOLS

SWITZERLAND - GENÈVE

IFM Université (Institut de Finance et Management) has been a household name for business training in Switzerland since 1971. Nowadays the institution’s campus in Geneva boasts cutting-edge technology and
facilities. Its high-quality programmes have been accredited by three major bodies.

IFM’s catchword is career prospects: students are actively assisted in achieving their ambitions and professional goals. IFM’s teachers are company directors with international backgrounds who lend the institution’s programmes an international dimension and use teaching methods combining academic excellence, practical skills and close attention to the needs of the job market.

In order to develop students’ skills and prospect, IFM, in collaboration with experts, has designed an innovative scheme connecting students with the world of work in order to help them build a professional network. The institution’s post-graduation employment rate is excellent, and its graduates occupy key positions in internationally renowned businesses and organisations.

The institution offers first-rate bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business administration (BBA and MBA), with the following options: Management, International Business, Banking and Finance, Trading, Communications and Marketing, and Family Business Management.

The FEDE is an INGO International Non-Governmental Organisation and a supranational institution that was created in 1963, which is endowed with participatory status with the Council of Europe. It federates an international network comprised of over 500 higher and professional education institutions in 35 countries across 4 continents, which share a common project that is hinged on academic excellence, pedagogical innovation, scientific research and openness to the world. The FEDE delivers 90 European degrees that are available in English and in the national language, from the Foundation Degree, the European Bachelor’s Degree, the European Master’s Degree to the DBA Doctorate of Business Administration. The FEDE counts an international network of over 180,000 alumni.

PROGRAMMES AND DIPLOMAS:

Programmes and Qualifications BBA/bachelor’s
  • Management
  • Banking and Finance
  • International Business
  • Communications and Marketing
  • Family Business Management
MBA/master’s
  • International Business
  • International Finance
  • International Trading

ESTABLISHMENT APPROVED BY FEDE

STRENGTHS OF THE SCHOOL

  • Founded in 1971
  • ACBSP, IACBE and EDUQUA accredited
  • 4000 alumni across 100 countries
  • Modes of study: 3-year BBA, 9-month intensive MBA, 14-month Executive MBA (while working)
  • English-speaking, French-speaking, and bilingual study options
  • International setting: students and teachers represent 50 nationalities
  • Small class sizes: on average 20 students per class
  • Careers service: personalised advice, workshops and internships
  • Three start dates per year, in October, January and April
Student associations:
  • The Students Club and the Alumni Club

ADDRESS(ES) AND CONTACTS

KEY FIGURES:

  • Number of students: 200
  • Percentage or number of foreign students: 40 %
  • Number of alumni: over 4000
  • Accreditation: ACBSP, IACBE and EDUQUA
  • admissions@ifm.ch


SHARING EDUCATION, SHAPING THE FUTURE