Yonsei GSIS


Beginning of Dual Degree

End of Dual Degree

Dual Degree

1. Name of University (Country name): University of Geneva (Switzerland)

The University of Geneva (UNIGE) is the second largest university in Switzerland and is a public research university with an international reputation for academic excellence. The university is located in the heart of Geneva, in proximity to the United Nations and other prestigious international institutions.

2. Dual degree program: International Organizations Master of Business Administration (IO-MBA)

The International Organizations MBA from the University of Geneva is a unique program designed for individuals who aspire to managerial positions in international organizations, non-governmental organizations, or social enterprise. The program connects the organizations’ context with contemporary management tools and techniques, and provides access to the United Nations and many other organizations in Geneva.

For further information on the program, see the link below.

3. General Information

(1) Admission Criteria
     - Students who have earned or expected to complete 24 credits. In principle, the required credits
        include GSIS Core courses, Programs required courses, field of concentration courses, and
        distribution requirement. Otherwise, approval of the program chair is required.
     - Students who have minimum 3 years of relevant work experience Students with TOEFL score
       100 (IBT) or above or IELTS score of 7.0 or above or who completed bachelor’s degree from
       English speaking country (US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia or New Zealand)
     - Students with GMAT or GRE score – 500 points
     - Students who are recommended by the program chair
     - Students who are physically healthy
     - Students who have not received any disciplinary action
     - Students who have no problem obtaining a Swiss visa
     - Students who meet all other conditions specified in the dual degree agreement
     - Thesis is compulsory if student takes dual degree programme
(2) Admission schedule
     - Website announcement: Every February
     - Available date: Second semester only
(3) Required documents
     - An application form (University of Geneva format)
     - Statement of Purpose
     - Official transcripts of undergraduate and graduate school in English and certificate of degree in
     - Passport style photo in electronic format (.jpg)
     - Copy of English proficiency (TOEFL 100 or above or IETLS 7.0 or above) (Taken within 2 years)
       or Bachelor’s degree from English speaking country (US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia or New
     - Recommendation letter from academic reference and professional reference
     - CV (Resume)
     - Copy of passport
(4) Application process
     - Apply it through Yonsei GSIS office

4. Tuition, Scholarship and length of visit

(1) Tuition: Pay an international tuition fee at University of Geneva (39,500 CHF about 47 millon KRW) per year Student also needs to pay 1/3 of tuition fee at Yonsei GSIS
(2) Length of visit: Two semesters (One year)


Telephone: 82-2-2123-3291~3 Fax: 82-2-2123-8653 Email: gsis@yonsei.ac.kr
New Millennium Hall #510, Yonsei University, 50 Yonsei-Ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, Korea
Copyright © 2015, Yonsei GSIS, All Rights Reserved.

Display page loading image