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International Institute in Geneva - Undergraduate

International Institute in Geneva - Undergraduate

International Institute in Geneva - Undergraduate


International Institute in Geneva provides a unique learning environment combining both theoretical and practical learning experiences in a truly international context. The IUG education in Switzerland provides the essential skills necessary for a successful business career. They include critical thinking, problem-solving, research, communication, and management. These skills are developed through in-class practical group exercises and discussions, projects and assignments including presentations, and first-hand interaction with international organizations in the private and public sectors.

University offers undergraduate degrees in Business Administration, International Relations, and Media and Communication.

The program is open to students who have successfully completed secondary school education. Courses are held mornings and afternoons, over a period of nine trimesters (3 years). Starting dates are September, January, and April.

International Institute in Geneva - Mission Statement

Vision Statement:

To Develop International Professionals Committed To Serve A Sustainable Society

Mission Statement:International Institute in Geneva is a non-profit Institution of Higher Education, which provides quality education for student success in business and international careers.

The University is dedicated to:

  • provide education in business, communication, international relations, and trade with a global outlook.

  • foster a balance of academic and practical programs through effective learning processes, personalized students services, and a faculty that is committed to teaching and research.

  • offer a dynamic learning environment, promoting diversity and being responsive to the changing needs of the international community.


With an approximate 7 to 1 student-to-faculty ratio, the International Institute in Geneva is able to ensure close interaction with faculty.

    Scholarships and Funding

    Each year the Institute awards a limited number of scholarships. The selection criteria are based on past academic performance (GPA) and financial needs. Interested applicants should send a request letter together with the application material.

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    Ranked among the top ten universities in Switzerland, the International Institute in Geneva (IUG) is an accredited academic institution specialising in business education. The University offers undergraduate and graduate programs in Business Administration, International Relations, Media and Communication and International Trade. The curriculum features a unique combination of theoretical and practical instruction, with a particular focus on international business practices. The international exchange program offers an opportunity for students to study at renowned universities worldwide. Located in Geneva, Switzerland, at the centre of Europe and a hub for international politics and business, the campus is close to the airport and about 5 km from the city centre. The IUG has students representing over 60 nationalities providing a truly multicultural setting.

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