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.

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. We will help you to reposition yourself on your future career path.


Relocation and visa assistance for Switzerland + Travel and accommodation for IMD-organized projects


Your teaching materials, books, personal coaching and off-campus team-building activities


Access to our fitness facilities, information centre and cafeteria and a Partner Integration Advisor

Fees & Expenses
Application feeCHF 200
Tuition for yearCHF 60,000
Fees for yearCHF 30,000


Installment DeadlinesAmount
1st installment/deposit: upon acceptance of admissionCHF 15,000
2nd installment: 30 September*CHF 15,000
3rd installment: 28 FebruaryCHF 40,000
4th installment: 30 AprilCHF 20,000

*Applicants accepted from the September 1st admissions deadline will need to pay their 1st and 2nd installments upon acceptance of admission.

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 deadlines yourself. The first installment is non-refundable.

All fees quoted are exclusive of any value-added or other indirect taxes that may be due in any country.

Personal Expenses

We estimate average housing and living expenses for a single person to be 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.

The following services might be useful to you if you are transferring international funds: Transferwise or Flywire

If you are using Flywire for the first time, the below orientation video will guide you through the process: 

Watch the video in English

Watch the video in Chinese

You might also like to see how our IMD Scholarships or External Funding options can help you.


IMD complies with applicable laws and regulations, including with respect to international sanctions that may be imposed on individuals and countries. This policy applies to all applications for IMD programs from individuals or organizations, and any commercial or non-commercial partnerships.