CEMS Master in International Management

Exclusively offered to students enrolled in an MSc Programme at one of the CEMS Academic Member Schools, the CEMS Master in International Management (MIM) is a compelling choice for those seeking a truly versatile and geographically mobile international career. The CEMS MIM is jointly delivered by leading universities, business schools, multinational companies and non-profit organisations delivering a powerful combination of theoretical knowledge and experiential learning.

Who is this programme for?

Talented bachelor graduates from around the world with an ambition to pursue a global career. No previous professional experience is necessary, but we are looking for candidates who are not only academically successful but also display a high standard of ethical conduct, who are able to draw upon cultural diversity with respect and empathy, and who show professional responsibility and accountability in relation to society as a whole. All these criteria are necessary to become successful international managers. 

What does this programme offer?

This programme is geared toward preparing you for leadership positions in the competitive international labor market.

You will gain thorough knowledge in the management of international companies, practical experience through real business projects and international internships, and training in management skills;

At the end of the programme you will receive two highly ranked qualifications: your home degree as well as the CEMS MIM certificate. 

Common curricular content is in place in all member schools and jointly-established quality criteria have to be met. Within these boundaries. member schools offer a local approach to the curriculum.

Students joining the one-year CEMS MIM Programme benefit from exposure to:


CEMS MIM Webinars (1/6)

How to apply

The CEMS Master in International Management (CEMS MIM) Programme is jointly offered by all members of the Alliance and is only open to students enrolled at one of the CEMS member schools or


The CEMS MIM comprises of a carefully-designed curriculum that achieves one of the main goals of the Alliance as a whole: to combine academic theory with business practice.
School Country
Aalto University School of Business Finland
Bocconi University Italy
Copenhagen Business School Denmark
Cornell SC Johnson College of Business United States
Corvinus University of Budapest Hungary
ESADE Business School Spain
Escola de Administração de Empresas de São Paulo-FGV Brazil
Graduate School of Management, St. Petersburg University Russia
HEC Paris France
HKUST Business School Hong Kong S.A.R., China
Indian Institute of Management Calcutta India
Ivey Business School Canada
Keio University Japan
Koç University Graduate School of Business Turkey
Korea University Business School Republic of Korea (South)
Louvain School of Management Belgium
National University of Singapore Singapore
Norwegian School of Economics Norway
Nova School of Business and Economics Portugal
Prague University of Economics and Business Czech Republic
Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University Netherlands
SGH Warsaw School of Economics Poland
Stockholm School of Economics Sweden
The American University in Cairo School of Business Egypt
The London School of Economics and Political Science United Kingdom
The University of Sydney Business School Australia
Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management China
UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School Ireland
Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez Chile
University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business South Africa
University of Cologne Germany
University of St.Gallen Switzerland
WU (Vienna University of Economics & Business) Austria