Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • English (book IELTS)
    Language
University rank #151 (ARWU) ,
The Master of Science (MSc) in Management provides advanced training in business administration by providing students with the most recent tools based on research in the fields of management, economics, applied psychology and sociology.

About

After one semester, you chose one specialisation among these:
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
  • International Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Management of Technology & Entrepreneurship
  • Behaviour, Economics and Evolution

University studies develop, in addition to specific academic skills, a number of transversal skills such as: oral and written communication, critical thought, analytical and summarising abilities, conceptual and applied research skills, the appropriation and transmission of knowledge, negotiation and leadership skills, independence and the ability to make appropriate decisions.

This panoply of skills, combined with specialized knowledge acquired in the course of studies, is an excellent preparation for a wide range of employment opportunities and economic sectors.

The following career prospects may be given as examples:
  • Management of business enterprises or economic institutions
  • Human Resources Management
  • Marketing Management
  • General Management & Consulting
  • Business Development & Corporate Venturing
  • International Business

Programme Structure

The MScM program includes a total of four semesters.
  • The first semester is common to all students.
  • On the second semester, the students can choose a specialization.
  • On the third semester, students can chose to participate in an exchange program in another univestity.
  • The last semester is dedicated to the Master thesis. The student may opt for a research thesis or an internship thesis.
After one semester, you chose one specialisation among these:
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
  • International Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Management of Technology & Entrepreneurship
  • Behaviour, Economics and Evolution

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Book IELTS
  • Minimum required score:

    570

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:

    88

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

Candidates are eligible for enrolment in a Master programme if they hold a Bachelor degree awarded by a Swiss university or another university qualification deemed equivalent by the Rectorate in the corresponding discipline.

Candidates holding a HES* Bachelor are admitted subject to catch up the missing theoretical bases during the Master programme.

*Haute Ecole Spécialisée

Candidates with a Bachelor in a different field from the chosen Master programme are admitted on the condition of catching up the theoretical bases before starting their studies.

The faculty regulations or study plans specify the essential theoretical bases.

Teaching language
  • French and/or the language of the discipline studied. Recommended level: C1.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1064 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 532 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    1064 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 532 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • CHF 580 per semester

Living costs for Lausanne

  • 1700 - 2200 CHF/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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