The International Institute in Geneva has established a strong network, developing exchange programs with accredited academic institutions worldwide. The program provides opportunities for students from universities within the IIG network in



Central and South America

Asia and the Middle East



to attend one semester at IIG and be credited at their institution.

It also allows IIG students (maximum two per year) to attend a summer term at another university and be credited at IIG.

With some universities, students may obtain a dual degree with IIG.



1. Tulane University, New Orleans - USA
The A.B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University is one of the country's leading private research institutions. Founded in 1834 in New Orleans the University is home to 11 Schools and Colleges. 

2. Boston University - USA 
Boston University is ranked #39 in national universities by U.S. News & World Report for 2017. The University has over 33,000 undergraduate and graduate students from more than 130 countries. Exchange programs available for Summer only.

3. Indiana University of Pennsylvania IUP, Pennsylvania - USA
IUP is the largest state university in Pennsylvania and is located outside Pittsburgh. The University is AACSB accredited and has an enrolment of more than 12'000 students.

4. Villanova University - Pennsylvania - USA
The University founded in 1842 is located in Philadelphia and offers undergraduate and graduate degrees with an enrollment over 10'000. The Business School is ranked by Business Week among the top 20 in the USA.

5. University of California Berkeley - USA
UC Berkeley remains the No. 1 public university in the world according to the U.S. News & World Report’s 2023 global universities rankings.
The university offers more than 10,000 undergraduate and graduate courses in more than 300 degree programs, and it is among the top Ph.D.-granting institutions in the U.S.


Central and South America

6. Anahuac University, Mexico City - Mexico
Anahuac University is situated at the outskirts of Mexico City in a modern campus. The University is a nationally recognized institution offering degrees in Business, Engineering, Law and Medicine.

7. Universidad Externado de Colombia, Bogota - Colombia
The University is a forward looking institution known as the "University of the Third Millennium". Founded in 1886, the University offers programs in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, International Relations, Law and Journalism.

8. Universidad de San Ignacio de Loyola, Lima - Peru
The University offers ten degree programs. San Ignacio de Loyola is recognised in South America for its academic standards and state-of-the-art technology and infrastructure.

9. Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education, Monterrey - Mexico
Monterrey Tec is a private research university which has grown to include 35 campuses throughout the country. It is one of only 45 universities in the world to be ranked with 5 QS Stars and  is widely recognized as one of the most prestigious universities in Latin America.



10. ESLSCA Business School Paris – France  NEW
The institution is one of the oldest business schools in France with 50 international partnerships and 15’000 alumni. ESLSCA Business School Paris has developed its activities for more than 70 years to become a centre of academic excellence, particularly in the areas of Finance, Management and Marketing.

11. Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, Helsinki - Finland
The University offers both Bachelor and Master level degree programs in the fields of technology, business administration and art and design. Four of 18 degree programs are taught in English. 

12. ESIC, Madrid - Spain
Founded in 1965, ESIC is one of the leading private Business Schools in Spain. ESIC has 6 campuses in Spain including Madrid, Valencia, and Sevilla. 

13. Kadir Has University, Istanbul - Turkey
Kadir Has University (KHU) was founded in 1997, in Istanbul. The university is dedicated to becoming a leader in educational and cultural fields in Turkey, as well as establishing itself as an international center for research and scientific development.

14. Prague University of Economics and Business , Prague - Czech Republic
Prague University of Economics and Business is the leading university in the field of management and economics in the Czech Republic. Prague University of Economics and Business has six faculties with an enrollment of 15 000 students. At the graduate level exchange students can complete a dual degree in international business.

15. The University of Plymouth - United Kingdom
Plymouth University has an education history dating back to 1862. The University has over 21'000 students and is the UK 15th largest university. Plymouth University and the International Institute in Geneva award in Geneva two degrees at the bachelor level in Business Administration.


Middle East

16. American University in Dubai - UAE
The American University in Dubai (AUD) is a pioneer in private higher education in the UAE. AUD is an international institution that encourages global understanding by providing an atmosphere of cultural diversity and opportunities for an international education. The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of the United Arab Emirates has accredited the University’s programs.


17. Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New DEHLI - India
IIFT located in New Delhi was set up in 1963 by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India. In 2005, IIFT was awarded the status of University. Over the years IIFT is being constantly ranked as one of the top ten Business Schools of the country.

18. Thammasat University, Bangkok - Thailand
Thammasat University (TU) is one of the best known and respected higher education institution in South East Asia. The University host 22 faculties and has an enrollment of over 31 000 Students

19. Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), Shanghai – China 
Shanghai Jiao tong University has become a comprehensive, research-oriented, and internationalized top university in China. The University has over 16’000 undergraduate students and 19’000 postgraduate students. The first business school in mainland China to have been triply accredited by AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA. Exchange programs available for Summer only.

20. Chung-Ang University, Seoul - Korea
Chung-Ang University is a private institution established in 1918 with 30,000 students. The institution consists of 10 undergraduate colleges and 16 graduate schools with campuses in Seoul and Anseong. In 2013 the University was ranked by Eduniversal as an excellent business school.

21. Almaty Management University, Almaty - Kazakhstan
Founded in 1988, the Almaty Management University has been providing quality business education for twenty-five years and building on its dedication to responsible leadership and entrepreneurship. The University has fourty-four partner universities from twenty-one countries. Over 4’000 students attend the programs proposed at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral level. The institution is accredited by the ministry of education and its graduate MBA programs are accredited by AMBA.


22. ISCAE, Morocco  
ISCAE located in Casablanca is considered as one of the best business schools in North Africa and  was founded in 1971.