News & Events

REFURBISHMENT

20.09.2022 @ IFM

IFM Business school premises are undergoing refurbishment to offer a high-end environment, designed facilities and a new kind of educational experience. We are also creating new working and meeting spaces. We will then renovate the entrance during the fall.

ELIBRAIRIES

15.09.2022 @ IFM

IFM Business School increases student resources. From this fall, IFM students will have access to 1,000,000 nonfiction books through our elibrairies and digital platform. This will highly contribute to the quality of the academic experience. IFM’s digital platform is accessible anytime, anywhere, through any device.

NESTLE

To be confirmed

IFM students will visit the Nestlé Headquarters. Nestlé is the largest food company in the world. Nestlé has 447 factories, operates in 189 countries, and employs around 339,000 people. Twenty-nine of Nestlé's brands have annual sales of CHF 90 billion > website


HUBLOT

To be confirmed

IFM students will have the amazing opportunity to visit the watch manufacturer Hublot that is a Swiss Luxury watch company. Hublot is part of the Luxury brands world leader LVMH and stands out thanks to its excellency, marketing and innovation. Net revenue of 500M USD.  > website

GRADUATION 2022

01.07.2022 @ Geneva

This year, we had the chance and privilege to celebrate the success of our talented graduates from 22 countries during a graduation ceremony at the Intercontinental Hotel, which was followed by a cocktail. Our students, their families and friends, gathered together to celebrate success... > more & videos

SUMMER PARTY

17.06.2022 @ Geneva

The Summer Party took place at the President Wilson Hotel. Students and professors ended the academic year enjoying the spectacular view of the water jet and the unique atmosphere of the lieu. With a wonderful ambiance, students shared the great event and were delighted with their academic year. > video

INTERVIEWS - ALUMNI

16.06.2022 @ IFM

Freely Handustry SA - Marcel Arndt & Lea Puyo. Discover how two IFM graduates (class of 2014) created and developed their innovative start-up. The project was established during their business creation course. IFM graduates are part of the new generation of leaders with a strong societal impact. > video


UBS BANK - FINTECH

10.06.2022 @ IFM

Mr. Philippe Reynier, Head of Business Development & Special Projects, offered IFM students a notable conference. This presentation focused on Fintech. UBS is the largest wealth management bank in the world and offers financial services in more than 50 countries. > website

INNOVATION WEEK

30.05 - 04.06 @ IFM

This successful event allowed quality exchanges and the sharing of new ideas. We would like to thank all the participants: students, alumni, professors and external speakers who presented their company and/or their business project. > programme > video

PORSCHE

10.05.2022

Students visited the Porsche Center in Geneva. Porsche is an iconic brand of sports and high-end cars. The Porsche Cayenne model is the most sold. The brand belongs to the VW group. Porsche has a turnover of more than 28.7 billion euros and 36,000 employees worldwide. > website > video

T-SHIRT & CAP 2022

10.06.2022

IFM Business School offers students and professors a T-shirt (new design) and a cap in the colors of the school. Production is local: IFM encourages responsible Geneva companies by offering quality products.

IFM AFTERSTUDY

29.04.2022

An Afterstudy party was organized on the terrace of La Potinière. An opportunity for students to meet, discuss and socialize over a drink and tapas. There was a delightful, friendly atmosphere during this event with a panoramic view of the lake. > video 

PICNIC

Postponed

IFM organizes a picnic and invites you to take part in various outdoor activities (volleyball, beach tennis, etc.) Come enjoy the outdoors! A relaxing outing to share a good time by the lake.

RANKED TOP 100

10.04.2022

We are proud to announce that IFM is ranked #3 in Switzerland and #79 among the top Business Schools in the World in CEOWORLD Magazine’s 2022 survey. CEOWORLD magazine ranks the world’s top institutions with one of the largest academic rankings of international colleges and universities. > Read more about this ranking 

WEF

07.04.2022

Mr. Régis Cole, Talent Platform Manager, provided an insightful overview of the WEF activities and mission. The World Economic Forum is one of the most impacting non-governmental organizations. Mr. Cole also gave students more information and advice about the recruitment and selection processes at WEF. A remarkable experience for our students. > website

TRAMS 2022

02.04.2022

Throughout the spring and summer of 2022, a fleet of trams in the IFM colors will cross the canton of Geneva to inform future students and the general public. The trams mention what IFM has been doing for more than 50 years: "Success Builder", "Prepare and boost your career.” > Want to know more

RANKED 4th FOR THE EMBA

15.03.2022

IFM is proud to announce that it has been ranked 4th worldwide and 2nd in Switzerland for the Executive MBA program, according CEO Magazine 2022 rankings. This reflects top quality and a great ROI for candidates. This ranking considers several indicators...
> Read more about this ranking > IFM EMBA


RANKED TOP TIER ONE 

15.03.2022

IFM is ranked in the top tier one in Europe and Worldwide for the MBA programs in the 2022 CEO Magazine Global MBA rankings. This means that IFM marries exceptional quality with great ROI. This ranking takes into account several indicators of quality... > Read more about this ranking > IFM MBA

BOWLING / PIZZA

11.03.20222

Students and faculty participated in an amusing bowling evening. It was the perfect opportunity to create new bonds, and build team spirit! Afterwards, students then enjoyed a pizza at the Molino restaurant in the same center, for a sociable dinner. A great, delightful atmosphere!

FONGIT - INNOVATION

22.03.2022

IFM students had the amazing opportunity to discover Fongit (Geneva Foundation for Technological Innovation). Fongit is the leading innovation incubator in Switzerland. It supports more than 100 start-ups and projects. The visit was followed by a presentation of young entrepreneurs. > website

SUSTAINABILITY @ IFM

March 2022

Because the environment is important!
IFM Business School offers students and teachers an insulated water bottle with school colors. With this, we hope to decrease the number of plastic bottles on campus. The new IFM bags are made of recyclable fabric and are therefore more ecological.

LIFE COACH

March - June 2022

Because your well-being is important!
Our life coach, Dr. T. Baer has a PhD in Psychology and a Master of Science in Psychology. Coach, consultant, teacher. Presentations, motivational coaching, individual sessions. At IFM and on the digital platform.

CAREER COACH

March - June 2022

We help you achieve your goals!
Our career coach. Mr. Caracciolo holds an Executive Master in Communication and a Master in Economics and Social Change. Consultant and coach. Personalized advice, guest Human Resources speakers, CV, cover letters, interviews... At IFM and on the digital platform.

ACADEMIC COACH

March - June 2022

We advise you throughout your studies!
Our academic coach, Dr. P. Zamaros has a PhD in Management, a Masters in Philosophy and a Masters in Management. Academic meetings : group info & advice, individual sessions, personalized advice. At IFM and on the digital platform.

ADMISSIONS 2022

2022

We welcome applications for BBA/MBA/EMBA programs starting in Fall 2022. Kick-start, develop and boost your career successfully. Need information or advice? We would love to hear from you about your goals! Contact our admissions office > admissions

SUSTAINABILITY : PATH

24.01.2022

Mr. Guinot, Chief Business, Finance & Operations, presented a webinar to IFM students on how an international not for Profit organization operates. PATH is a global non-profit organization that improves public health. PATH advises and partners with public institutions, businesses, grassroots groups, and investors to solve the world’s most pressing health challenges. > website

EDUQUA

21.01.2022

IFM has renewed its accreditation by EDUQUA. This Swiss certificate, delivered by SQS, is nationally recognised. EduQua is the first quality certification for public and private educational institutions of further education. EduQua is recognized, supported, and endorsed by the Swiss Federal Government, State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation. > more

IFM UMBRELLAS

17.01.2022

IFM Business School now has new, durable, lightweight, and trendy umbrellas in our school colors. The importance of having a reliable source of protection against weather elements makes it so much more pleasant to walk around freely outside.

IFM MUGS

13.01.2022

IFM Business School offers students and professors a ceramic mug in our school colors. Now everyone can enjoy their favorite hot drink on-campus! These mugs are a great way to practice sustainable consumption.

ROGER DUBUIS

16.11.2021

IFM students visited the Roger Dubuis factory, the only manufacturer 100% certified "Poinçon de Genève." Creator of exceptional modern and contemporary pieces, the Roger Dubuis house belongs to the Richemont group. They employ 400 employees with a revenue of more than 50 million. > website

QOQA

02.11.2021

Mr. Meyer founder and CEO presented a remarkable webinar. Qoqa offers daily discounted offers on a variety of products. From a Tesla at -50% to a Rolex at an unbeatable price, Qoqa has relied on a very large community and quirky marketing to become one of the biggest players in the Swiss e-commerce market. > website

HALLOWEEN PARTY

29.10.2021

This year, IFM hosted a Spooktacular Halloween party at a local bar located several minutes by foot from IFM in the best bar district of Geneva (Rue de l’École-de-Médicine). Students wore costumes and accessories. They had a lot of fun and enjoyed a wicked good time!

AFTERSTUDY PARTY

15.10.2021

An IFM after-study party (aperitif) took place this fall on a sunny terrace in the student district "Des Bains". It was the ideal opportunity to get to know classmates, discuss and socialize. Students enjoyed a great atmosphere!

B-SHARPE

28.10.2021

Mr. Gomez, Business Developper & Mr. Ayari, Customer Service Analyst introduced students to b-sharpe, a company that offers a digital platform to facilitate exchange and foreign currency transactions. Students had the opportunity to chat with Mr. Ayari, recent IFM MBA graduate! > website

MBA AFTERWORK

21.10.2021

MBA and EMBA students had the opportunity to get to know each other better over a drink during the IFM after-work organized at Ta Cave bar. Ta Cave is a cozy and friendly place, ideal for socializing over a drink and tapas

PATEK PHILIPPE MUSEUM

15.10.2021

IFM students had the pleasure of visiting the Patek Philippe Museum, located across IFM. Bringing together the most prestigious creations of the master watchmakers of the Geneva brand, it was a great cultural visit to better understand the world of fine watchmaking > website