Education for the higher educated

Master of Science in International Business

SBS Swiss Business School

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MSC in International BusinessMSc in International Business (Zurich, Switzerland & Mendoza, Argentina)

A Master of Science Program (90 ECTS) in Zurich, Switzerland
  • Year 1: Courses
  • Year 2: Internship

The program provides an in-depth examination of issues ranging from the global economy to cross-cultural leadership.

The SBS MIB is a direct entry program requiring no previous full-time work-experience.

We utilize an innovative approach to team-based learning as we believe strongly in this approach since it reflects today's progressive workplace.

The program will open the door to the international career opportunities you have dreamed about!


  • Design sustainable transnational business strategies
  • Join an international student body
  • Be prepared for the global business world

Admission Criteria

Candidates should have a recognized Bachelor's degree in any subject. Work experience is not compulsory. Students from all backgrounds are welcome to apply.

Final Thesis

Students are encouraged to choose a subject linked to their future career. The project is conducted under the supervision of a lecturer.

Program Structure

  • Introduction Week

Term 1

  • MEC 500 - Global Economics and Trade
  • MAC 510 - International Accounting and FSA
  • MMM 500 - Marketing Management
  • MOB 502 - Sustainable Leadership and Organizations

Term 2

  • MCN 520 - Cross-Cultural Communication
  • MFI 540 - Corporate Finance
  • MET 590 - Entrepreneurship and Innnovation
  • MHR 530 - Human Resource Management

Term 3

  • MIM 520 - International Marketing
  • MBU 591 - Legal Environment of Business
  • MSN 500 - Strategic Management
  • MMS 592 - E-Business

Term 4

  • THE 700 - Research Methods in Management (4 ECTS)
  • MBG 601 - International Business Project and Business Game (9 ECTS)
  • THE 755 - Independent Research Project (18 ECTS)

Foreign Language

Students who don't speak German, can follow German language classes.

Professional Year

The second year of the program is dedicated to do an internship or full-time employment in Switzerland or abroad.

Level University
Form Part-time
Incompany No
Open enrolment Yes
Lead time 24 months
Location Kloten-Zurich, Switzerland
Type MSc (Master of Science)
Costs €21262
Class location type At the institute
Titles MSc (Master of Science)
Required language skills English, German
Country Switzerland
Completion Diploma
Credits 90