Let purpose power your future
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Let purpose power your future
Recognized as one of the world’s leading MBA programs, IMD’s one-year full-time Master of Business Administration in Lausanne, Switzerland offers you the chance to develop reflective and responsible leadership skills in an innovative, entrepreneurial, and global business environment.
You’ll have the opportunity to join a life-changing journey in your career, with incredible networking opportunities, and the potential to make a real difference in a complex and rapidly changing world.
On your learning journey, you will gain knowledge from a wide range of teaching experts with diverse backgrounds, talents, and cultures. Our MBA program is constantly evolving to ensure it offers you the best of the latest research, trends, and business insights.
Take the next step in your journey by meeting our admissions team at one of our upcoming online or on campus events.
Gain practical experience with over 40% of learning outside the classroom. Collaborate with multinational executives on critical issues, engage with selected startups, and acquire new skills through hands-on labs.
Enhance your leadership through our focused stream and personal coaching. Develop self-awareness, make informed decisions, and create impactful change in organizations and society.
Benefit from a personalized educational experience, with individual coaching and career counseling designed to optimize your professional development. Our small class size ensures attention from the application stage forward.
Equip yourself with the tools to enact responsible, long-lasting change. Acquire key skills for sustainable impact in your organization and career. Develop critical thinking and ethical decision-making throughout the program.
Join a diverse group of ambitious professionals from around the globe, all ready to make an impact. Acquire indispensable skills in sustainability that every leader needs, as well as the crucial capability to integrate sustainability into both your career and organization. Enhance your ability for critical thought and ethical decision-making. Cultivate self-awareness to better understand your individual leadership style. Collaborate on team-based assignments in handpicked startups and international consulting projects, complemented by immersive discovery expeditions abroad. Experiencing IMD is both transformative and a catalyst for profound life changes.
Average years of work experience
Women Leaders Assessment Challenge
Challenge application deadline: 15 march 2024
Submit a simplified application for the chance to take part in a dynamic and interactive online experience during which you will complete various assessment activities. The top performer of each challenge will be awarded a scholarship and a place in our next MBA Class.
*Based on 2022 class stats.
“IMD is a fabulous school, but the real strength lies in the class, and the cohort, and who you will actually be working with, with skills sets ranging from consulting to operations, to sales and marketing.”
IMD’s global distinction: leading the world in business education and leadership
As a leading business school, IMD is recognized for its impactful education and has consistently ranked highly.
Renowned globally for its MBA program, IMD’s excellence in teaching, research, and service is highly regarded by top employers. Joining IMD means becoming part of a community committed to excellence and educational transformation, providing resources to help achieve career goals and make a lasting business impact.