Program Overview

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Course Structure

This program expands over three semesters:

  • The first semester covers fundamental courses in core management disciplines (30 compulsory ECTS)
  • The second semester covers fundamental courses in core management disciplines (24 compulsory ECTS) and allows students to choose courses in their field of interest (6 ECTS).
  • The last semester aims to further develop management skills. It includes a business game that integrates previously acquired knowledge and enhances strategic thinking and decision-making (12 ECTS Business Game and 18 ECTS internship or thesis or elective courses)


During the program, students can choose elective courses from a list and/or an internship to further deepen their knowledge in a specific field of their interest.

Students can also participate in exchange programs at a university belonging to the network of the Faculty of Economics and Business. Subject to a learning agreement, each student may validate up to 30 ECTS in a university in Switzerland or abroad.

Want to know more about the program? Download the program Information Sheet here.

Curious to know what courses and electives you can take for the program? The Study Plan should provide you with comprehensive information on the classes/courses and electives on offer.

We encourage you to consult the FAQs below. If you have any questions about the program and cannot find an answer in the FAQs, please send an email to msc.gem@unine.ch and we will be happy to get back to you as soon as possible.

Skills Acquired

By the end of the program, students will be able to:

  • Analyze how the political, economic, and social environment impacts the development and performance of firms
  • Use appropriate tools and methods to identify, evaluate and solve real-life business problems
  • Participate in the decision-making process in a critical and ethical way
  • Work effectively with others, capitalizing on their different thinking, experience, and skills
  • Communicate ideas effectively, both orally and in writing

Frequently Asked Questions

Program Director

Information Sheet


Student Testimonial


Andrea Martin