FEDE SCHOOLS

Institut de Management de Brazzaville

http://www.imbcongo.com

REPUBLIC OF CONGO - BRAZZAVILLE

Created in September 2003, the Brazzaville Institute of Management (IMB) is a higher education institution located in the Republic of Congo. It seeks to contribute towards training an elite that is capable of supporting the development of the country, and the continent in general.
The programmes at IMB are based on three fundamental pillars: the professional dimension of the programmes of study and entrepreneurship.
To enhance the employability of its students, IMB is supported by a dense network of partner companies. Numerous professionals from public and private institutions come regularly to meet the students and numerous internships are also included in the training programme.
The programmes at IMB are all delivered by academics and lecturers who are experts in their respective fields, who come to equip the students with the skills required to integrate the job market.
Lastly, IMB offers specific support for students keen on entrepreneurship. The school guides and advises them in order to enable them to launch their projects.

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:

FEDE European degrees offered:

Other programmes and certificates:

IMB offers 8 professional bachelor’s degree:
  • Accounting - Marketing - Human Resources Administration - Hotel/Restaurant Management - Tourism Consultancy - Banking - Transport and Logistics Management Assistant

RESEARCH PROGRAMME:

The Brazzaville Institute of Management is affiliated to the FEDE doctoral school and offers FEDE DBAs (Doctorate of Business Administration).

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMMES:

International exchange programmes:
  • Cooperation with COPACA, representing the Robertson College University Centre (Winnipeg - Canada)
  • Framework Agreement with the University of Evry Val d'Essonne (France)

ESTABLISHMENT APPROVED BY FEDE

STRENGTHS OF THE SCHOOL

- Individualised tutoring - Support and activity centre in English and in French - Holding a career week - Workshops to help contribute to success (time management, note talking, oral presentations, etc.) - Classic library with an up-to-date document base - Sport-study programme - Beginning of the academic year in October, type I (first fortnight of October) and in December, type II (first fortnight of December)   Student association:
  • Students' Office

ADDRESS(ES) AND CONTACTS

KEY FIGURES:

Number of students: 236 students - Percentage or number of foreign students: 10 students or 4% - Number of teaching staff: 95 - Percentage of international lecturers: 2 or 4% - Number of Ph.D. holders: 6 - Number of alumni members: 559 - Number of internships offered per year: 80 - Partnerships: Ministry of Technical and Professional Education, Qualifying Training and Employment - Accreditations: Ministry of Higher Education - Excellence awards: “Feu de BRAZZA” received during the Pan African Festival - Ranking: 3rd


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