Accreditations & Partnerships

IMD is an independent academic institution with Swiss roots and global reach, established by business leaders for business leaders.

We understand the importance of not only having international accreditation but also building partnerships with other like-minded organizations from around the world. These relationships allow us to provide further diversity in our offerings and an understanding of what `real world´ means in all corners of the globe.


IMD is proud to follow international standards of excellence and innovation. It holds all the top accreditations worldwide:

Partnering with

Currently partnering with: 
 MIT Sloan Scandinavian Executive Institute
 EPFL Porto Business School
 IVEY Business School – Western University Waseda University
 Yale UniversityThe Boston Consulting Group (BCG)
 The Hong Kong Polytechnic Universityécal
 Fundação Dom Cabral 

Over the years our partnerships have included:

 ETH Zürich Ashridge Executive Education
The Wharton School: University of Pennsylvania Center for Creative Leadership (CCL) 
 Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth Cranfield School of Management
Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business   (CKGSB) Irish Management Institute (IMI)
University of Latvia 

Memberships we belong to