Back to School for Leaders! IFM Business School welcomes the Young Business Leaders Association (Groupement des Jeunes Dirigeants d'Entreprise) for an exceptional exploration of Artificial Intelligence in management through an exclusive IFM presentation. An event not to be missed by tomorrow's visionary leaders! > website
IFM students will have the opportunity to explore the Patek Philippe Museum, conveniently located just across from IFM. This museum showcases the most illustrious creations of the master watchmakers from the renowned Geneva-based brand. This enriching cultural visit will provide a deeper immersion into the world of high watchmaking. > website
Students and professors are warmly invited to a reception marking the start of the academic year, in the heart of IFM's vibrant and culturally rich neighborhood. This annual tradition provides a wonderful opportunity to meet new peers, engage with friends, and forge connections in a friendly atmosphere. > Watch the video from the 2022 edition
M. Jaafar Ibaraghen, Senior Bond Portfolio Manager and Head of Credit Strategy for Developed Markets at Lombard Odier Private Bank, will have the pleasure of sharing his expertise with IFM Business School students. During his presentation, he will discuss the current challenges and opportunities in the financial markets while examining the credit market outlook. > website
As part of her studies at IFM, Audrey Pongracz, a 2nd-year BBA student, participated in a summer session at the University of California, Berkeley. She shares her experience: "What I liked most about Berkeley was the enthusiasm conveyed by the professors! Just like at IFM, they instill a genuine passion for their subjects. I was able to form friendships that I hope to cherish for life." > IFM International network > website
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We recently celebrated the success of our graduates at the Intercontinental hotel in Geneva. We were incredibly proud of the accomplishments of our students during and after their studies at IFM. This iconic venue has hosted numerous presidents, ministers, and international leaders, making it the perfect location for our memorable graduation ceremony. > video > more
IFM is thrilled to report impressive student satisfaction ratings. With a rate of 91%, students express a very positive reception of quality IFM education. The management of support services, counselling and premises receive a remarkable rating of 93%, translating into a highly favorable environment for learning and personal growth. These results confirm IFM's commitment to delivering an outstanding educational experience for its students.
IFM is excited to announce our partnership with HEC Paris, a prestigious French business school founded in 1881. HEC Paris is highly regarded and selective, ranking among the world's top business schools. HEC holds the 1st position in France and Europe, and is ranked 2nd worldwide by the Financial Times (2022). > website
IFM is excited to announce our partnership with HULT International Business School, a globally recognized institution accredited by AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS. HULT is a highly acclaimed business school with top rankings and accolades, including being ranked #1 for student & faculty diversity. HULT operates campuses in San Francisco, Boston, London, and Dubai. > website
IFM excels in CEO Magazine’s 2023 Global MBA rankings, securing top-tier position among leading European institutions. This impressive accomplishment highlights IFM's commitment to delivering exceptional education and outstanding ROI. Rankings rigorously assess program quality through comprehensive indicators. > Read more about this ranking
Our annual summer party was held at the luxurious President Wilson Hotel, providing students and professors with an exciting opportunity to network, enjoy music, and have fun in the stunning lakefront setting. They basked in the unique atmosphere and enjoyed the breathtaking views of the lake and the iconic water jet. > video > website
IFM Business School offers students and professors a school-branded t-shirt and cap, featuring the vibrant colors that represent our institution. These stylish and iconic garments serve as symbols of belonging and unity within our academic community.
During the summer, IFM Business School launched a captivating campaign to promote its programs and values to prospective students and the general public in Geneva. A fleet of trams, proudly displaying IFM's colors, traversed the city, catching the attention of passersby and creating a buzz of excitement.
IFM students were invited to Nico & Co for an after-study party. It was an excellent opportunity to meet up, have a good time, exchange, network, and socialize. They enjoyed a very nice atmosphere on one of the trendiest terraces of Geneva with stunning views of the lake and "la rade". > video
IFM is thrilled to share the exciting news of achieving an outstanding ranking in the prestigious CEO Magazine 2023 rankings. Our Executive MBA program has been ranked 4th globally and secured the esteemed 1st position in Switzerland. This remarkable accomplishment serves as a testament to the exceptional quality and remarkable return on investment (ROI) that our program offers to candidates.
> Read more about this ranking > IFM EMBA
In the 2023 CEO Magazine Global MBA rankings, IFM has reaffirmed its position in the top tier one among European and worldwide institutions for its MBA programs. This remarkable achievement showcases IFM's consistent delivery of exceptional quality education combined with a remarkable return on investment (ROI). The rankings meticulously consider various indicators to assess the quality of our programs.
> Read more about this ranking > IFM MBA
During an engaging conference, Mr. Fatio, the Director of Fondetec, delivered an outstanding presentation highlighting the organization's activities and its role in fostering entrepreneurship. The conference shed light on Fondetec's commitment to assisting companies at various stages, including their startup, growth, and project implementation. Notably, Fondetec has successfully supported the development of 600 companies. > website
IFM students had a remarkable opportunity to visit the renowned Piaget manufacture, where they learned the secrets of luxury watchmaking and interacted with passionate employees. Since 1874, Piaget has been crafting exquisite luxury watches and jewelry and belongs to the esteemed Richemont luxury group. > video > website
IFM Business School is pleased to announce a partnership with the University of California, Berkeley. Established in 1868, UC Berkeley is one of the most prestigious academic institutions in the world. UC Berkeley ranks 1st in the world among public universities and ranks 2nd in Forbes' list. > website
IFM students and faculty were invited to the Kiosque des Bastions for an aperitif inaugurating the academic year. It was an excellent opportunity to meet other students, chat with friends and socialize in a historical and trendy environment, located in the Parc des Bastions. > video
Mr. El-Eini, Co-founder & COO, delivered an inspiring presentation on entrepreneurship and his business. He introduced IFM students to an innovative approach to real estate investment known as crowdfunding. With Foxstone, the entire process is digitized, seamlessly connecting investors, managers, mortgage providers, and notaries, revolutionizing the way investments in real estate are made. > website
IFM Business School is once again ranked in the top 100 (75th) of the best Business Schools and 3rd in Switzerland according to the 2023 study by CEOWORLD Magazine. This ranking is one of the most important internationally. IFM is one of the 6 Swiss Business Schools and Universities to feature in this ranking. > learn more about
IFM Business School is pleased to announce a partnership with the London School of Economics and Political Science. LSE was founded in 1895 and is a public university specializing in the social sciences. It is ranked 37th by World University Rankings and 56th by QS 2023. IFM students will be able to carry out an experience in London at the Summer School. > website
Mr. Michel Balestra, deputy of the Geneva Grand Council, President of the Geneva Industrial Services (SIG), gave an amazing conference on his leadership role for energy management via the SIG, a public company responsible for the distribution of water, gas, electricity and district heating. > website
IFM Business School is one of 14 higher education institutions included in U-Multirank for Switzerland in 2023. IFM Business School has been ranked by U-Multirank for 2 consecutive years, with excellent results in teaching and learning, with the strongest result in knowledge transfer and international orientation.
IFM has successfully renewed the IACBE (International Accreditation Council for Business Education) accreditation for the 3rd time. IACBE has recognized the excellence of the training, supervision, premises and high-tech equipment, teachers and career support. > more
IFM students visited the incredible Nestlé Headquarters in Vevey. As the largest food company in the world, one of Nestlé’s top priorities today is sustainability. A wonderful presentation was delivered by Mr. Franck Saint-Martin, Public Affairs Manager of Environmental Impact > website > video
IFM Business School is pleased to announce a partnership with De Montfort University (DMU) in Leicester, UK to "foster academic exchange and cooperation.” De Montfort University is public and has approximately 27,000 students and 3,240 employees. > website
IFM Business School has been selected by Eduniversal for its new and disruptive energy, its innovative projects and its potential. Eduniversal is a global ranking agency that evaluates the programmes of higher education institutions around the world.
IFM students celebrated the end of the year with a Christmas party. This evening awaited every year is a warm moment under the sign of exchanges, friendship and good humor. The students were able to revive this traditional evening suspended during Covid.
Students discovered Media One Group during a presentation. Media One is the leading private radio group in French-speaking Switzerland with 8 radio stations, but also 3 television stations and its digital media. They visited the Radio One FM recording studios and were able to produce an image and sound advertisement during their participation in workshops. > video > website
IFM students were invited to attend an ice hockey match. The GSHC Genève Servette Hockey Club played against Zug. Positive vibes were shared in this exciting sporty evening with a great local ambiance! IFM supports GSHC.
IFM invited its students to a morning gathering in the Student Lounge. This convivial moment of exchange and discussion between students and professors took place around croissants, coffee, tea and juice. Students also had the opportunity to discuss with the school management.