The entry requirements for all IBAS academic programmes can be found below, and also are listed in each programme-details page.

The minimum of 18 years of age is required when studying in Switzerland.

Study in Switzerland

  • Diploma pathway/Transfer student:
    • Completed full time high school education and Level 5 Advanced Diploma or equivalent. A minimum age of 18 at enrolment
    • All Candidates without English as a first language must show competency in English with a level equal to IELTS 5.5 as minimum
  • Direct Bachelor pathway:
    • Completed full time high school education. A minimum age of 18 at enrolment
    • All Candidates without English as a first language must show competency in English with a level equal to IELTS 5.5 as minimum
  • Completed Bachelor Degree or equivalent
  • All Candidates must hold at least IELTS 6.0 or other proof of competency in English equal to this level
  • Student profile evaluation:
    IBAS MBA and DBA admission policy or nonbusiness graduates:
    Students who are not from the field of Business at a prior educational level will need to provide a CV that indicates a minimum of 3 years for Bachelor and 5 years for masters working in the field of business. In addition, the course participation or other educational activities will be evaluated.
    For students how cannot prove prior study or work in the field of business IBAS will offer 2 solutions
    A. A project-based PRE MBA course to ensure students study parts of the business field. The specific subjects are evaluated on a one to one basis.
    B. That IBAS registrar who will follow the specific student during the IBAS course and evaluate if the grades fall below D in any subject a personal plan will be developed in collaboration with the COO and program responsible to upgrade the student knowledge.
  • Completed a Master’s Degree or equivalent
  • All Candidates must hold at least IELTS 6.0 or other proof of competency in English equal to this level
  • Student profile evaluation:
    IBAS MBA and DBA admission policy or nonbusiness graduates:
    Students who are not from the field of Business at a prior educational level will need to provide a CV that indicates a minimum of 3 years for Bachelor and 5 years for masters working in the field of business. In addition, the course participation or other educational activities will be evaluated.
    For students how cannot prove prior study or work in the field of business IBAS will offer 2 solutions
    A. A project-based PRE MBA course to ensure students study parts of the business field. The specific subjects are evaluated on a one to one basis.
    B. That IBAS registrar who will follow the specific student during the IBAS course and evaluate if the grades fall below D in any subject a personal plan will be developed in collaboration with the COO and program responsible to upgrade the student knowledge.