About Master of Science in International Management - IPBS MIM
Master programme
MSc International Management

Live, study and learn in two countries


The Master in International Management (MIM) is a one-year global management programme that provides young professionals with the knowledge and skills to thrive in dynamic international business settings.

This master’s programme is offered by six leading international business schools through the International Partnership of Business Schools (IPBS) and allows you to live, study, and learn in two countries.

The classes always start in fall. The length of the programme varies depending on the student’s choice of the degree awarding institutions along with its basic work experience prerequisite for graduation.

Full details of your track choice of country/university can be found here: Choose your degree


Ideal candidate

Bright, young and intellectually curious wishing to pursue an international career in management


International Management lectures at 2 top institutions in 2 different countries, fully taught in English

Awarded degree

Master of Science (MSc)


Full-time, 10-15 months depending on the student’s track choice


From early August (Mexico) to September (France, Ireland, Italy, USA)

Application deadline

1. If you want to apply for a track with Northeastern University: 1 June 2018

2. For all other tracks: 10 June 2018

Applications will be screened on a rolling basis. You will receive a decision – negative or positive – generally within 10 working days.

Enrolment deadline

1. If you intend to enrol in a track with Northeastern University: 10 June 2018

2. If you intend to enrol in all the other tracks: 30 June 2018

Admission requirements

• Bachelor degree in business or related fields. Graduates who do not have a degree in a business related field generally, must have taken at least four business courses at the undergraduate level, two of which should be in a quantitative area (e.g. accounting, finance, statistics and economics)

• At least 6 months work experience (and maximum 3 years)

• Very good English language skills (TOEFL – minimum of 83 ibt/IELTS minimum of 6.5 with minimum 6 per unit)

• GMAT is not required

Six leading business schools in six countries

• ESB Business School, Reutlingen University – Germany

• D’Amore-McKim School of Business, Northeastern University – USA

• DCU Business School – Ireland

• NEOMA Business School – France

• Universidad de las Americas Puebla – Mexico

• Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore – Italy