Geneva Campus - Geneva Business School

Geneva Business School (GBS) is an international private educational institution founded in Geneva, with its principal campuses in Geneva, Barcelona, and Madrid. Originally founded in 1995 as the Institut de Formation de Gestionnaire de Patrimoine (IFGP) to provide instruction to private bankers in Switzerland, today, GBS has developed into a leader in Swiss quality education and helps students reach their full potential and build a real business network as they become future business leaders through its bachelor, master and doctorate programs. 

Top reasons to study here

  • Cutting-edge Swiss Quality Education taught in small and focused classrooms by carefully chosen, highly-educated and professionally-active faculty members.
  • An innovative methodology in which students are taught in small and focused classes by highly-educated & professionally-active faculty members.
  • Connection to realities, contact with industry experts, critical & out-of-the-box thinking, collaborative decision-making, innovation and inspiring leadership.

Master's Programmes

Engineering & Technology (1)
Social Sciences (1)



In 1995, Institut de Formation en Gestion du Patrimoine (IFGP) was founded to provide instruction to private bankers in Switzerland. As the demand for training in banking, finance & business increased, the school became Geneva Business School (GBS), a leading institution that provides cutting-edge Swiss Quality Education, with campuses located in major cities such as Geneva, Madrid and Barcelona.


GBS offers bachelors’, masters’, and doctoral degrees in Finance and Business Administration with seven different majors focusing, among other specializations, on the international, geopolitical and digital aspects of management, marketing, entrepreneurship and Oil & Gas. Our programs are taught 100% in English.


Students can choose to specialize in one of our many majors, such as:

  • International Relations

  • International Management

  • Digital Marketing

  • Entrepreneurship

  • International Finance

  • Oil & Gas Management

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Why Apply to this University?

  • Leading business school offering innovative training on 10 campuses in countries like China, Spain, Kazakhstan, United Arab Emirates, and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

  • The education is personalised, and students can transfer between campuses.

  • Students will have great internship options with the corporate partners of the university.

  • 6 English-taught Masters in Business and Management.

  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, so there’s no deadline for your application.

  • GBS offers different types of degrees: MBA (Master of Business Administration), M.Sc.(Master of Science) and M.A. (Master of Arts).

  • Programmes take between 1 and 2 years to complete at Geneva Business School.

  • Tuition fees start at 14920 EUR /year , for both EU and non-EU students.

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Student Life

Campus life

Our Geneva Campus is located in the heart of the International District, the worldwide headquarter of diplomacy, and home of the Palace of Nations and the World Trade Organization. Our enviable location in Geneva offers students incredible possibilities of networking and internships in the city’s top financial and international maintaining a close proximity to the campus.

 While studying in GBS you have the opportunity to transfer between our Barcelona, Geneva and Madrid campuses through our streamlined exchange program. As a result, you will experience truly international business environments around Europe.

Student clubs

As a Business School, it is paramount to maintain strong ties between students, encourage team spirit and personal development.

 Every campus has its own way of organizing these activities, often through the Student Council, which also offer an alternative way to meet new people and network with organizations


Geneva Business School has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE), the Association of Accredited Schools of Business International (AASBI) and EDUQUA. GBS has also strong ties with partner universities, enabling exchange programs