Master of Business Administration (Switzerland Campus)

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Overview
Courses
Careers & Outcomes
Eligibility
Accreditation
Overview

Program Length

18 Months

Total ECTS Credits

90

Tuition Fee (Per Semester)

5000 EUR


Total Tuition: EUR 15000

Format

Campus

Program Overview

The Rushford campus-based MBA program is offered with or without specialization(s) and is designed for students who would like to make the best use of their time and resources to obtain an accredited Swiss MBA  degree. This MBA program is taught full-time at our Swiss campus in Zug which is a 30 minutes’ train ride from Zurich. The program makes the best use of our world-class learning environment that is built on the latest technology to bring students, faculty, mentors, and a variety of knowledge sourced together for a world-class learning experience. The on-campus program is delivered by highly renowned and experienced faculty from Europe and the rest of the world.

 

Due to travel restraints due to COVID 19, this program is currently running in the blended format with students able to complete up to 12 months of study online and the rest on campus.

 

Tuition Fees:

The total tuition fee for this program is EUR 15000. 

Students are required to make a payment of EUR 5000 before the start of each semester. Student loans from major banks are available.

 

Specializations Available:

This program can be completed along with a specific specialization that the student is able to complete partly online and partly on campus. The student does not need to choose a specialization for completing the program. If a specialization is chosen, the curriculum will focus also on the chosen specialization and the specialization will reflect on the final degree document and transcript.

 

Following specializations are available as part of this program:

 

MBA (Finance)

MBA (Entrepreneurship and Innovation)

MBA (Logistics and Supply Chain Management)

MBA (Marketing)

MBA (Hospitality and Tourism Management)

Courses

Approx. Course Length

4-6 Weeks

Total ECTS Credits

90

Max. Number of Transfer Credits:

None

Courses Overview

 

The Rushford campus-based MBA program is comprised of 90 credits with 30 credits to be completed each semester. Each semester lasts approximately 6 months.

 

Semester 1 (30 Credits)

 

Managerial Economics
Managerial Skills
Accounting for Managerial Decisions
Leadership 20/40
Financial Management
Project Work

 

Semester 2 (30 Credits)

 

International Business Environment
Leadership and Managing Human Capital
Marketing Management
Financial Statement Analysis
Corporate Social Responsibility, Ethics & Law
Strategic Management: Integrating the Enterprise
Project Work

 

Semester 3 (30 Credits)

 

Organizational Behaviour
Business Communications
Business Law

 

Specializations Courses:

 

For students undertaking one of the following specializations, the curriculum is modified to incorporate courses that focus on the specialization.

 

MBA (Finance)

MBA (Entrepreneurship and Innovation)

MBA (Logistics and Supply Chain Management)

MBA (Marketing)

MBA (Hospitality and Tourism Management)

 

 

 

Careers & Outcomes

Job Growth

25%

Outcomes and Careers:

 

The Rushford MBA allows our graduates to accelerate their career aspirations through sheer knowledge, skills, and wisdom building throughout the program. We ensure that the program exposes students to hands-on business and management learning. The Rushford MBA provides our students with the competitive advantage of a reputed European MBA degree that is taught by Industry experts who solve business challenges in their work-life daily.

 

Each student at Rushford Business School is matched with an Industry mentor, preferably in the same industry in which the student is working or has aspirations to enter. The mentor guides the student through the course and provides the student with real-life experiential learning along with core learning taking place in the program.

 

After completing the program, the career path will be influenced by what stage the student is. For working professional students, the positive impact of the program happens from the first day since the student can apply the knowledge and skills right away at work. For graduates, the knowledge and skills developed during the MBA program provide them the competitive edge needed to secure their desired role.

Eligibility

Eligibility

Rushford maintains very high standards for students who enter our academic programs. For all MBA programs, the following criteria need to be met before admission is offered to a prospective student.

 

Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in any field of study.

 

Qualifications Waiver:

There are no qualification waivers for our on-campus MBA programs.

 

Proficiency in English:

It is mandatory that all students who are enrolled in our on-campus MBA program demonstrate proficiency in the English language through passing one of the following English proficiency tests.

 

Evidence of Proficiency in English

IELTS 5.5+ , OR

PTE 50+, OR

TOEFL 550+, OR

Accreditation
  • EduQua Certified Swiss Institution

    Rushford Business School through its parent school (James Lind Institute) is certified by EduQua, a Swiss quality label for further education institutions. EduQua is an accreditation body recognized and supported by the Swiss Confederate Government. EduQua is the first quality certification for public and private educational institutions in Switzerland and is recognized, supported, and endorsed by the following organizations: • Swiss Federal Government • Swiss Conference of Cantonal Ministers of Education (EDK) • State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) • Swiss Conference for Professional Training department (SBBK) • Swiss Association of Employment Departments (VSAA) • Swiss Federation for Adult Learning (SVEB)

  • ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR BUSINESS SCHOOLS AND PROGRAMS (ACBSP)

    Rushford Business School through its parent school (James Lind Institute) is a member of the “Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) ACBSP is a global accrediting body which accredits business programs at the associate, baccalaureate, and graduate degree levels worldwide since 1988. Rushford Business School is part of a membership that extends to more than 60 countries. ACBSP members are amongst the best educators in their respective fields, interested in learning innovative teaching methods, improving the delivery of business education programs, and creative value for their students.

  • INTERNATIONAL ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR BUSINESS EDUCATION (IACBE)

    Rushford Business School through its parent school (James Lind Institute) is a member of the “International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE)” The IACBE accredits business programs that lead to degrees at the associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral levels in institutions of higher education worldwide. All modes of delivery, campuses, locations, and instructional sites, as well as all business programs regardless of degree level, will normally be included in the IACBE accreditation review.

  • UNITED NATIONS PRINCIPLES FOR RESPONSIBLE MANAGEMENT EDUCATION (PRME)

    Rushford Business School is a proud supporter and Signatory of the United Nations Principles for Responsible Management Education (UN PRME). PRME is an initiative of the United Nations Global Compact founded in 2007 as a platform to encourage and increase awareness and integration of sustainability in business schools around the world. Today, PRME is the largest coordinated effort between the world’s business schools and the United Nations. Rushford Business School became a PRME signatory in 2020. As a school, we understand the privilege and responsibility of providing quality education that gives learners the knowledge and tools they need to succeed, change lives, and transform societies.

  • Swiss Higher Educational Institution

    James Lind Institute is an approved post-secondary higher educational Institution with the authority to award private degrees in Switzerland. The institute is registered in the Canton of Geneva, Switzerland under the UID CHE-255.747.977.

  • International Council For Open & Distance Education (ICDE), Norway

    James Lind Institute is a proud member of the prestigious International Council for Open & Distance Education. ICDE has consultative partner status with UNESCO and shares UNESCO’s key value – the universal right to education for all. ICDE further derives its position from the unique knowledge and experience of its members throughout the world in the development and use of new methodologies and emerging technologies.

  • International Organization For Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015 Certified

    James Lind Institute (JLI) is fully accredited by the AMERICAN BOARD OF ACCREDITATION SERVICES (ABAS) as per ISO 9001:2015 standards for providing Training & Education Programs related to healthcare and allied sectors.

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