The MBA-Certificate program at Neuchatel campus prepares managers and leaders of the future to meet the needs of the global business environment. In some offerings applicants can select specializations: General Management, Hospitality Management, however the MBA-Certificate Program consists of a core four-course structure that includes Strategic Management, Organizational Behavior, Management Theory, and Marketing Management.


The central pedagogical idea of the VU MBA-Certificate program is to offer participants a balanced education, emphasizing business fundamentals, tools and models for decision-making, and the necessary knowledge and skills to be effective managers in a marketplace that is increasingly global and technological.


The benefits of the MBA program include:

• a focus on knowledge and skills immediately applicable to the business environment of student;

• the certificate can be completed in under one month;

• the program is conducted with small classes, case studies and interactive learning;

• the program results in a Certificate that has currency in the business world;

• on successful completion of the certificate program, the students will be able to understand business functions and how they interact, and have the self-confidence to find and implement solutions.


Curriculum Content

GBOB 500   Organizational Behavior

GBMM 500  Marketing Management

GMSM 551   Strategic Management

GBMT 500   Management Theory


Fees MBA-Certificate

Amount payable upon acceptance 1000CHF

Fees to be paid before first day of class 3000CHF

TOTAL (per certificate program) 4000CHF