Thank you for choosing IIG.

This on-line application form will allow you to apply for any of the programs at the International Institute in Geneva. The information you are submitting will be reviewed by the admissions office.

If you encounter any difficulties during the application process, please contact the admissions office directly via email: or telephone: +41 22 710 71 10

Admission requirements

  • A completed application form with an essay (200 to 300 words on one of the following topics:
  • Describe your biggest achievement in any aspect of your life and the reasons for this success.
  • Select a current issue of national or international importance which you think will have an impact on society. Explain why.
  • A certified copy of a secondary school diploma in English
  • Certified High School transcripts in English for the last 3 years
  • Two passport size photos
  • A Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  • A copy of the student’s passport
  • A recommendation letter from a guidance counselor or school official (principal or teacher) in English
  • A minimum score of 80 (Internet based test) or 213 (computer based test) on the TOEFL test or another equivalent English proficiency test (IELTS or CAE from Cambridge). *
  • A non-refundable application fee payable in Swiss Francs CHF 150.-, Euros €120.- or US Dollars USD 140.-
To submit the TOEFL test score to the International Institute in Geneva (IIG), please enter IIG's institutional code number (0130) when you take the test.