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Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

AACSB provides internationally recognized, specialized accreditation for business and accounting programs at the bachelor's, master's, and doctoral level.

EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS)

The fundamental objective of EQUIS, linked to the mission of EFMD, is to raise the standard of management education worldwide.

Association of MBAs (AMBA)

AMBA accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement in postgraduate business education and is earned only by the best programs.

ISO/IEC 27001:2013

In recognition of our engagement to Information Security, we got certified by PECB MS signifying that our organization has been assessed and found to be in accordance with the management system requirements in ISO/IEC 27001:2013

ISO/IEC 27001:2013 is an internationally recognized standard, demonstrating our commitment to meet the Information Security expectations from our customers, employees, and business partners as well as IMD’s legal and compliance requirements.

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Responsible Research for Business and Management (RRBM)

Responsible Research for Business and Management (RRBM) is dedicated to inspiring, encouraging, and supporting credible and useful research in the business and management disciplines.

Business School Impact System

In recognition of conducting a comprehensive impact assessment, IMD was honored with the prestigious Business School Impact System (BSIS) label from EFMD. The label recognizes business schools on the forefront of measuring their local impacts.

With the label, IMD became one of the approximately one dozen pioneering business schools to hold the three elite accreditations and the BSIS seal.

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Principles for Responsible Management Education

The Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) is a United Nations-supported initiative founded in 2007 as a platform to raise the profile of sustainability in schools around the world.

EcoVadis Corporate Social Responsibility

The EcoVadis Corporate Social Responsibility rating methodology measures the quality of a company’s CSR management system – through its policies, actions, and results.

IMD has stepped up its action and measurement efforts in the area of sustainability in recent years, resulting in clear year-on-year progression. For 2022, the academic's rating improved to gold, putting it among the top 5% of companies assessed by Ecovadis.

Golden medal, Ecovadis
Carbon Footprint Report

IMD has completed the measurement of its scope 1 and scope 2 carbon emissions footprint conforming with the internationally recognised standards of the Greenhouse Gas Protocol. Scope 3 measurements are currently under development. The results are presented in the Carbon Footprint Report.

Carbon Footprint Report
IMD places #1 in Open Programs in FT 2020 Executive Education Rankings
Topics: Competitiveness, Board, Global Business
11 May 2020

IMD is ranked #1 in the world for Open Programs for the ninth consecutive year in the 2020 Financial Times Executive Education Rankings.

For combined Open and Custom Programs, IMD was ranked #3 in the world, making…

The IMD MBA – a springboard to success – ranked #1 by Forbes once again
Topics: Leadership
18 September 2019
The influential business magazine has consistently ranked IMD’s MBA among its biggest career boosters since 2011