Montreux Institute of Business Development

Switzerland's premium business management school

Welcome to MIBD

Located in Spectacular Montreux, Switzerland

Switzerland is a mixture of tradition and innovation, and Montreux embodies the two. At proximity to renowned companies such as Nestlé and Swatch, it retains its history through its Château de Chillon castle. Moments of tranquility, hiking or snowshoeing in the woods, are intermingled with eventful activities such as an evening at the Montreux Jazz festival or a night out skiing at Portes du Soleil.

Develop these five competencies for successful career opportunities!

Generating Customer Value

  • Pursuing Excellence
  • Behaving as a Brand
  • Ambassador
  • Service-Oriented
  • Passion

Agility in Business Opportunities

  • Managing risk
  • Seizing opportunities
  • Maintaining a strategic perspective
  • Adapting business with agility
  • Creating value
  • Driving revenue

Disrupting Positively

  • Creating and Questioning
  • Problem-Solving
  • Believing in opportunities
  • Demonstrating curiosity
  • Thinking outside of the box
  • Transforming and Innovating
  • Creative Thinking

Inspiring others

  • Leading charismatically
  • Leading courageously
  • Hiring and developing talents

Shaping the future

  • Commitment to Community
  • Market awareness
  • Sustainability consciousness
  • Contributing to tomorrow’s society

Academic Programmes

MIBD proposes undergraduate and graduate degrees with specialisations in Luxury Brand Management or Digital Marketing and Production as well as Artificial Intelligence in 2022. Combined bachelor’s and master’s degrees and dual degrees are available as of Autumn 2022. MIBD also proposes continuing education programmes.

MIBD courses are specifically geared towards preparing the student for their career and aligning with competencies future employers seek from day one, each course interconnecting to the next and interspersed with a company's input. Students and businesses become co-creators within a course of studies. 

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Bachelor's degree
in Business Administration (BBA)

Enterprises look beyond curricula to the transferable skills and competencies that integrate into the work environment. 

Building a bridge to careers, MIBD's BBA creates context within education.
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Master's degree
in Business Administration (MBA)

Future employees have been wanting to create links between potential employees and their organisations for many years. 

MIBD MBA students and companies become co-creators from day one.
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Combined Bachelor's & Master's degrees - Accelerated

Students are often eager to  begin their employment at an earlier stage. 

This option enables students to combine bachelor and master degrees and complete their studies within four years.

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MIBD's Swiss Experience - Summer programme

Employers recruit employees  with a feel for the career upon which they are embarking. 

The Swiss Experience, a two-week summer programme, immerses students in Swiss culture and industries.
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MIBD provides three degrees with specialisations that increase employability in today’s business world: BBAs and MBAs with specialisations in Luxury Brand Management, Digital Marketing and Production, and Artificial Intelligence (in 2022). 

The curriculum is designed in such a way as to build a bridge to careers from the beginning of a student’s studies, creating a unique learning experience that integrates and simulates a context of work within education.

Luxury Brand Management

Create a customer experience. Attract and retain clients, Tell a story. Uncover powerful insights to support luxury brands in developing emotional connections through engaging and memorable experiences. Build a bridge to an array of careers such as Luxury Brand Management or PR Management.


Digital Marketing And Production

Penetrate the world of digital marketing through implementation, production, and hands-on experience while overcoming barriers of space and time. Open the doors to careers ranging from content management and strategy to UX design. Be part of the exciting ever-growing world of digital marketing professionals.

Artificial Intelligence

Coming Fall 2022. The field of artificial intelligence has shown growth potential. It is set to reach a market share of over 266 billion by 2027 (Fortune Business Insights, 2021). MIBD is looking to the future and providing this specialisation option to fulfill a need in the world of business.


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Av. de Chillon 74, 1820 Montreux