The Swiss University of IFM University (video) has been working in business education since 1971. Today, a wide range of practical programs is offered here. At the university students of all educational levels receive knowledge, skills, which allow reaching a high academic level, as well as to achieve success in professional activities. Each program prepares specialists for an active role in a dynamically developing multicultural world.
The institution of the IFM University Institute of Finance and Management in the center of Geneva is bilingual. Students are offered programs in English and French, each of them has IACBE accreditation. The pedagogical approach at the university also has a dual structure. It combines pragmatic experience and the prospects of innovation.
Foundation Preparation Program for the IFM University Bachelor. The annual course includes the following areas:
Beginning: January, April, October.
Cost: 5500 CHF - the first payment, then 6500 CHF in the trimester
Short information. Practically oriented three-year course of studying of actual business disciplines.
About the program. The University offers 4 undergraduate programs:
Each program assumes dynamic learning, which is based on practice and the exchange of experience. The topics addressed in the lessons are supported by specific industry examples.
Students age: 18+
Start dates: January, April, October
Requirements For enrollment: school certificate, motivation letter, letter of recommendation, TOEFL iBT 80, IELTS 5.5
Learning outcomes: development of analytical, communicative, assessment skills; Obtaining a bachelor's degree and a diploma from one of the most prestigious business schools in the world
Cost: CHF 5500 first installment, followed by 8500 CHF each trimester.
Brief information. Annual program of postgraduate education for specialists in business, finance, management.
About the program. In the higher school of the MBA IFM University the following master's specializations are offered:
Classes at the master's level are conducted by professors with extensive experience in practical business, industry experts. The emphasis in the learning process is on an individual approach to the student. As a result, each master has the opportunity to reveal his professional potential.
Students age: 21+Start dates: January, October, April
Admission requirements: Bachelor's (specialist) diploma, resume, motivation letter, 2 references, IELTS 5.5 language certificate or equivalent TOEFL
] The result of the training: obtaining a master's degree in business, opportunities to pursue a career in Europe, America (the university provides graduates with future employment)
Cost: CHF 7000 - first payment, 9000 CHF - each trimester.
The University has a student accommodation department. Its specialists provide foreigners with the necessary assistance and support in renting apartments and apartments. Complex food is not provided at the university.
The cost varies from 1000 CHF per month, depending on the type of housing and the level of comfort.
In the student council foreigners can be recommended sightseeing routes and directions. In Geneva, leisure is not boring. The Swiss cosmopolitan is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. There is something to see here. Geneva is famous for the architectural monuments of the historical center, the unique fountain of Jed-d'O, the flower clock, the hall of the Lost Footsteps at the UN Palace, and many other objects. All their university students can view in their spare time. Also in Geneva, a large number of entertainment is available, from shopping to club parties.
Depends on the course and program of study. Classes at the University of IFM University take place mainly in the morning and after lunch until 4.30 pm.
The university campus is located in the central district of Geneva. It is surrounded by a tourist, commercial, entertainment infrastructure. The campus itself is a modern complex with an educational building, a cafe, recreation areas. The university has lecture rooms, auditoriums. Technological process of the educational process is provided by interactive equipment. The pride of the university is its rich profile library. Internet on campus is available both on the territory (Wi-Fi) and in computer classes.
The beginning of the programs is January, April, October.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
|camp / language school |
|private school, boardinghouse|
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.