You have just found the perfect place for your studies, the place you will soon call home. Geneva is a beautiful, dynamic, international city, that offers an excellent quality of life. Student life at IFM in Geneva will be a transformational experience for several reasons: you will be able to explore new surroundings, meet fascinating people, make new friends from all over the world, build new connections and try new things!
IFM offers students a range of social activities, cultural events and get-togethers, throughout the academic year. At IFM, social networking takes place in the halls, classrooms, cafés and at events. Sharing ideas and cultures helps students form lifelong bonds. You will have the opportunity to take part in numerous activities and events throughout the academic year: after-study apéros, dinners, roof top parties, bowling, hockey matches....
Geneva is the perfect place to study. IFM’s campus is in an attractive location in the centre of the amazing international city of Geneva. Geneva offers an excellent quality of life. History and culture also play a huge role in Geneva; the old town and many museums, theatres, opera, exhibitions and festivals. Across the city, you will also find a wide range of restaurants, bars and clubs to suit all tastes and interests.
Geneva and its surroundings offer numerous activities. More than 50 sports are practiced in Geneva, thanks to its amazing outdoor accessibility. Geneva is located on the shores of the biggest lake on the continent of Europe, offering many water sports. For amateurs of winter sports, Geneva is situated only an hour away from the best ski resorts. 2 sport centres, an indoor and outdoor pool and an ice rink are located in the IFM area. > life in Geneva.
“Most of us come from different parts of the world,
and you feel at home. The culture integration is so beautiful.”
“IFM is very unique in terms of the social and academic environment. Very few universities can provide the kind of memorable and successful experience that IFM offered me.”
“The international setting of IFM was certainly the major positive side for me. Even after a few years, I am still in excellent contact with some of my colleagues from all over the world.”
“The different activities organised by IFM were much appreciated by the students.”
“The events organised by IFM give students the opportunity to meet each other and create contacts that will go beyond their studies.”
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.
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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.
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IFM students and faculty were invited to the Kiosque des Bastions for an aperitif. It was an excellent opportunity to meet friends and socialize in a historical and trendy environment, located in the Parc des Bastions.
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The party took place by the pool at the President Hotel. Students and professors had a fantastic evening, enjoying the spectacular view of the Jet d'Eau and the unique atmosphere of the venue. The ambiance was fantastic, and the students shared this beautiful event, thoroughly delighted.
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An Afterstudy party was organized on the terrace of La Potinière. An opportunity for students to meet, discuss and socialise over a drink and tapas. There was a delightful, friendly atmosphere during this event with a panoramic view of the lake. Watch the video!
IFM organized a bowling evening. An excellent opportunity to build new connections while enhancing team spirit! Afterward, IFM invited the students to have pizza at the Molino restaurant in the same center, for a friendly dinner. The students and professors had a great time.