MBA in Business Transformation
course Name

Institute Name : IFM Unviersity Geneva

Course Name : MBA in Business Transformation

Course Type : Masters

Education Level : 7,8

Duration : 1 Year

Method of Delivery : Classroom

Pre Requirements : Postgraduate requirements • A completed application form • A 300-400 word cover letter. • Official Undergraduate diploma : Bachelor’s degree or equivalent. • Copies of academic transcripts and certificates (in English or French) • A resume / curriculum vitae showing your profile. • For non-native English speaker, provide proof of your English proficiency. • A copy of your passport photograph (ID) page. • One recent passport-sized, color photograph, jpeg format, of yourself. • A non-refundable application fee of CHF/EUR 150.- *Language test requirements : In-house IFM, IELTS (6.0), TOEFL (80 ibt) or equivalent.

Language Level : B2

Visa Type : 32

Application Fee : CHF 150

Academic Deposit :

Fees : CHF 33500 Full

Intakes : March, October

Course Description :

This innovative programme prepares you to face the opportunities and challenges of digital transformation, sustainability and unpredictable events. This curriculum provides a contemporary vision of management and the business environment. It analyses new business models and the impact that technology, sustainability and crisis have on companies and organisations. Thanks to this degree, you will develop a digital, sustainable and innovative mindset. You will gain new perspectives, practical tools and strong skills that enable you to think differently, develop new strategies, manage teams remotely, implement changes and manage innovations. These will help you to successfully meet all challenges in complex business environments.


This specialisation prepares graduates to shape the future of business and become brilliant modern managers or sought-after consultants.

Faculty : You will learn from an international faculty who are industry experts, entrepreneurs and senior managers selected from around the world to ensure educational excellence.

• Accreditations : ACBSP, IACBE, EDUQUA
• Rankings : ranked in the top Tier One for Global MBA Programs by CEO Magazine 2021,

  Ranked #81 among the top business Schools in CEOWORLD Magazine' 2021 survey. > see

• Degree awarded : Master of Business Administration (with specialisation in Business Transformation)
• Credits : 42 CH / US (60 ECTS)

• Duration : 1 academic year (9 Months) 

• 12 courses : 10 core courses and 2 electives.  

• Format : 2 formats of studies : traditional on-campus or hybrid

 Workload : 6 courses / week 

• Schedule : Mon - Fri, from 2pm

• Small classes : our classes average 20 students to promote exchange, class interaction, team work. 

• Excellent ratio : professor / students : 1 / 6 

• Language : taught in English 

• MBA students : 50% local & 50% International, 70% speak at least 2 languages 

• 2 intakes per year in March and October.

Curriculum of 12 courses





01. Business Negotiation

02. Business Strategy 

03. Business Project Management 

04. Global Management 

05. Global Marketing 

06. Leadership & Organisation 

07. Managerial Accounting 

08. Managerial Finance 

09. Managerial Economics 

10. Managing Change & Innovation 


Choose 2 elective courses from the following to tailor your degree.




• Digital Transformation

• Crisis Management 

• Sustainable Business & Finance

• Fintech

Our unique real business approach provides you with new business perspectives. You will be able to think differently, manage projects, implement changes, create strategies, lead a team and make decisions. You will be prepared for any challenge you will face in your career.


• Invest in yourself : You will increase your earning potential and create career opportunities.


• Experiential learning : Our MBA degree is interactive and experiential, using a combination of case studies, group exercises, discussions, project work and business simulations. The curriculum gives you real-life business skills.


• Real business exposure : The in-class experience is combined with an exposure to real business operations through guest speaker sessions, industry and company visits. These events introduce you to numerous career opportunities.


• Career workshops & network : Modern career workshops, one-to-one counselling sessions, real business exposure. You will develop a network and relationships with peers, faculty, leaders and industry experts.


• Excellent employment record : Our graduates hold key roles in industries and organisations in some of the world’s leading companies.


• Excellent place to work : Switzerland is 5th worldwide in career opportunities - HSBC Expat Index.

Geneva offers a world-class business environment and amazing career opportunities.