International Management

MBU - Montreux Business University

12 months
36121 EUR/year
30525 EUR/year
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The Master of Science in International Management at MBU – Montreux Business University teaches students the basic principles of organisational leadership, with the possibility of specialising in either Finance, Marketing, International Management, or Human Resource Management. The Master’s programme focuses on global strategies, applying the academic notions in business simulation games.

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Program Pathway

Students in the Master of Science in International Management have the opportunity to specialize in:

  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • International Management
  • Human Resources Management

Program Goals

This MBU program seeks to broaden the students’ business and human-centered skills and whose overall educational aims satisfy the International Standards for Masters Awards in Business and Management:

  • The advanced study of organizations, their management and the changing external environment in which they operate;
  • The preparation for and development of a career in business and management by developing skills at a professional level, or as a preparation for research or further study in the area;
  • The development of the ability to apply knowledge and understanding of business and management to complex issues, both systematically and creatively, and to improve business and management practice;
  • The enhancement of lifelong learning skills and personal development so as to be able to work with self-direction and originality and to contribute to business and society at large.

Learning Objectives

  • After the completion of the MSc program, our students will be able to:
  • Demonstrate a highly integrated understanding of business and management as concerns mainly markets, customers, finance, people, operations, IT, business policy and strategy;
  • Understand the changing nature of the links between organizations and the external environment in which they operate;
  • Demonstrate holistically the knowledge, practical skills and communication skills including foreign languages necessary to effectively manage businesses;
  • Develop research skills and the use of appropriate methods for data collection and analysis;
  • Develop cognitive, intellectual, personal and transferable skills that include critical thought, creativity, numeracy, problem-solving, information management, team working, self-awareness, leadership, performance management, ethical and cultural sensitivity.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Innovation & Technology
  • Strategic Management
  • International Accounting
  • International Human Resources Management
  • Corporate Finance Management
  • Global Economics
  • Business Simulation Game

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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IELTS or TOEFL needed


60 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission requirements

Completed and signed application form

English language proficiency test

Since English is the language of instruction at MBU, applicants whose first language is not English must take an English language proficiency test.


Students with insufficient knowledge of the language must take intensive English courses at the MBU Language Studies Center until they meet the English language proficiency requirements for admission. Students will be charged additional fees for these ESL courses.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36121 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36121 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    30525 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30525 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU and Swiss Citizens CHF 30'000
  • International Students CHF 35'500



MBU seeks to have well-qualified students and will offer up to CHF 7,500 to support excelling students in their final year of studies with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 and above.

Student loans

Students can apply for different loans available in their own countries and are eligible to apply for their studies at MBU. American students can also apply for a Stafford Loan Program.

Tuition Payment Policy

Full payment of the tuition fees is due upon receipt of the acceptance letter and invoice and prior to the student's appointment at the Embassy.
For all EU and Swiss citizens: tuition fees are to be paid in full upon receipt of the invoice.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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