MASTER OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE (MIT)
Leads to managerial positions in trade promotion and development in international trade organizations, diplomatic services, chambers of commerce and private sector.
KEY BENEFITS OF THE MASTER OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE
- Learning in a dynamic environment in Switzerland with a multicultural student body and faculty working in international economic and commercial relations;
- Providing knowledge and skills to assess major trade issues, draft policy documents and negotiate for government, international organization or corporate sector;
- Exploring economic and commercial decision making, current and future trade issues and developments;
- Gaining insight into world trade, international finance and trade promotion strategies from national and regional to global level.
The Master of International Trade (MIT) is a high standard program in international economic and commercial relations. The MIT is designed for young professionals and diplomats interested in pursuing a career in international trade organizations and diplomatic services, chambers of commerce and TNCs. The MIT program provides a comprehensive introduction to practical aspects of successful trade promotion and trade relations techniques combined with an understanding of the role of the major international trade organizations in setting policy and standards that govern global trade. The program includes visits to major international trade organizations in Geneva.
MIT PROGRAM DETAILS
The MIT program has four starting dates: September, November, March and June.
In addition to core international trade courses, with a focus on world trade and international finance, trade organizations and statistics, trade policy and promotion strategies, commercial law and economic diplomacy, the Master of International Trade curriculum trains young professionals for decision making positions with courses in foreign policy and geoeconomics, international commercial law and corporate social responsibility, executive communication and cross-cultural negotiations. The Master of International Trade is comprised of 14 courses taken over one year.
The faculty at IUG in Switzerland, is international in experience, practical in orientation and focused on their teaching. The faculty members are student-centered and committed to foster a stimulating learning environment.
Study in Switzerland:
Geneva belongs to a select group of truly “international” cities of the world, making it an ideal place to study international trade. Learn more about studying in Geneva.
AN INTERNATIONAL NETWORK
The International University in Geneva has established a strong network, developing exchange programs with 17 universities worldwide. Learn more about our international network.
YOUR CAREER WITH YOUR MIT
MIT graduates engage in decision-making careers in public sector – diplomatic services and trade ministries, international trade organizations (World Trade Organization, United Nations Commission on Trade and Development, International Trade Center) – corporate business and banking.
The International University in Geneva provides for counselling to assist students in their career decisions. The International University in Geneva provides for Career Counselling to assist students.
Apply online for the MIT program:
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MIT entry requirements:
Students applying for the MIT program must provide several documents. See the admission requirements.
MIT TUITION FEES
The tuition of the International University in Geneva, Switzerland, is CHF 36,400 for Master of International Trade graduate program. Learn more about Tuition Fees. The fees include teaching materials and cases but excludes textbooks
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