Degree program
Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Let purpose power your future

Degree program

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Let purpose power your future

Upcoming application deadlines 2023 15 June
15 August 2023
15 September 2023
15 October 2023

Challenge deadlines 2023 15 May – Young Leaders
15 July – Women Leaders
1 September – CO-RO scholarship challenge

Location Lausanne,

Length 1 year,
full time

Ranked #1 in Europe by Bloomberg Business Week and Forbes

Unleash your true potential and evolve into a reflective and responsible leader

Your one-year full-time Master of Business Administration degree program 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.

Notably, our program has been recognized as Europe’s best by both Bloomberg Business Week and Forbes.  So, if you’re ready to embark on a transformative experience, we invite you to join us in Lausanne.

Join the next complimentary online masterclass taster.

Seize the reins and sculpt your destiny

Experience the unparalleled blend of a globally curated MBA cohort, meticulously chosen to shape a brighter tomorrow.

Embark on this transformative journey alongside a distinguished assembly of conscientious, seasoned, and internationally-aware scholars, driven to create a meaningful impact.

These remarkable individuals typically exhibit the following attributes:









Define challenges

Based on knowledge proficiency.

Think critically

Develop a holistic approach and an open mindset.


Leverage collaboration in order to have impact.

Create impact

Transform organizations & contribute to society.

Triple accreditation

In the 2023 landscape of 118 globally triple-accredited business schools, IMD shines as one of only two in Switzerland to achieve this accolade. This “triple crown” affirms IMD’s commitment to superior, impactful education, a standard upheld since 2004.

Alongside the respect of AACSB, EFMD EQUIS, and AMBA, our 2022 Swiss institutional accreditation amplifies our dedication to teaching, research, and service excellence. Moreover, our MBA program is recognized worldwide and amongst top employers, adding a significant distinction to our prestigious reputation.