The highest ROI

An MBA is a significant investment in your future and you are looking for the best ROI. Forbes consistently ranks the IMD MBA number 1 based on highest average salary five years after graduation and over 90% of our graduates successfully change their function, industry or geography, repositioning themselves on a new career path.

We structure our tuition & fees to cover all your program and project-related expenses for the year, leaving you free to focus on your development. Fees include: 

  • Relocation and visa assistance for Switzerland
  • Your teaching materials, books and an iPad for the year
  • Personal coaching and off-campus team-building activities
  • Travel and accommodation for IMD-organized projects
  • Lunch at IMD five days a week and access to our fitness facilities
  • A Partner Integration Advisor
Details Sum
Application CHF 200 non-refundable, payable by credit card
Tuition CHF 60,000
Fees CHF 25,000


Payment timing Sum
1st installment/deposit: upon acceptance of admission CHF 15,000 
2nd installment: 30 September CHF 15,000
3rd installment: 28 February CHF 40,000
4th installment: 30 April CHF 15,000

All above payments are non-refundable and are due irrespective of loan disbursement dates. Loans from Prodigy Finance are disbursed at the end of February in time for the 3rd and 4th installments, therefore you will need to cover the two first payments yourself.

Personal expenses

Approximate housing and living expenses for a single person: CHF 36,000
This estimate obviously depends on your lifestyle. You can reduce costs by sharing accommodation, but if you are coming with your family you will need to increase your overall budget depending on the number and ages of those accompanying you.