Executive MBA in International Business Management (IBM)

Duration: 18 months

Only for students having at least 3 years of working experience. This Executive MBA is designed for professionals who want to boost their career in only one year.  

It includes 6-month courses in France at SHG Lyon and 12-month paid-internship in an international company in France or abroad. 

Indeed, besides International Business Management courses at SHG LYON taught by renowned teachers from all over France and Switzerland, our school also finds each year 12-month paid-internships in international companies.

Therefore, our students get working experience during their studies to apply the academic part.

You will be trained in international business to become a manager.


  • Swiss Quality
  • International Environment
  • Discipline
  • Rigor
  • Hands-on Learning Experience

Syllabus of our IBM MBA at SHG Lyon

Executive MBA (18-month) in Intl. Business Management (IBM)

Business Courses (6 months)

A combination of business courses at school and Case Studies


Paid-Internship (12 months)

In companies in the country or worldwide



Academic Courses in IBM MBA

In our school in Lyon

In case of difficulties, SHG Lyon will provide extra support to students needing help with the language. 

Our teachers are among the best in their specialties; they come from France and Switzerland.

We teach the following subjects:

  • People Management
  • Inter-Cultural Management
  • Human Resources
  • Finance
  • M&A
  • Accounting
  • Grooming & Self-Image
  • Luxury Environment
  • Project Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Communication
  • Marketing
  • Digital Marketing
  • Leadership
  • Strategy
  • Negotiation
  • International Relations
  • Languages to select: English, French, Chinese, Russian, Arabic, Spanish, German, Italian.

Courses are taught Monday to Friday at our school in Lyon.

International Accreditations


International recognition

SHG LYON and other SHG Schools are accredited by International Quality Bodies such as:

  • EHSAC (European Hospitality Schools Accreditations Council) www.ehsac.org
  • AHLEI (American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute) www.ahlei.org

Paid-Internship in International Companies


Paid-Internship offered by SHG Lyon

As part of the course, students do a paid internship over 12 months. The remuneration depends on the country where the company is located. In any case, the internship opportunities offered by SHG Lyon are always in international companies; SHG Lyon will take care of all necessary arrangements. Transportation expenses to the internship destination are usually born by students.

During and after each internship, students are evaluated and graded by the company. Following each internship, students will write a report as evidence that he/she has fully mastered the internship's objective.

Admissions & Fees


  • Fill in the application form (click below to: SHG Application Form)
  • Motivation letter (at least 500 words)
  • Interview (via Skype or Face to Face with one of our admission officers)
  • High School Degree (Baccalauréat / Maturité)
  • Bachelor Degree from any school/University
  • At least 3 years of working experience as manager


  • Tuitions fee: EUR 13'500 / Year or EUR 1250 / Month (Monthly payment only for local students having a French Bank Account and Guarantee)
  • Administration fee: EUR 250
  • Uniform Kit: EUR 400 

Important: All fees must only be paid to the school bank account directly. 

Next intake

  • March 2020
  • September 2020

Testimonies from Students


GENEVA (Switzerland)

Global SHG Admissions Center

Mrs Giselle Talampas

Global Admissions Manager

2, Route de Peney, CH-1214 Vernier, Geneva, Switzerland

Tel: +41 (0) 22 518 72 90



SHG Admissions Center - India

Mr Sanjay Babu Tetakala Admissions Manager India

#6-3-252/1/7/1, Road No.1, Next to Taj Deccan Hotel, Erramanzil Colony, Banjara Hills, Shaikpet, Hyderabad 500034, Telangana, India

Tel: +91 788 8210743



SHG Admissions Center - Sao Paulo

Mr Mauro Lando

Admissions Manager Brazil

7th & 8th floor, Torre Joao Salem, Av. Paulista 1079,

Tel: +55 21 98124 4136



SHG Admissions Center - Rio de Janeiro

Mr Mauro Lando

Admissions Manager Brazil

Floor P, Forum Building,

Rua Visconde de Piraja 351, 

Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro 22410-003, Brazil

tel: +55 21 98124 4136


MUMBAI (India)

SHG Admissions Office (Mumbai - India)

Mr Ayaz Kaiser (Manager)

4th Floor, One Forbes, 1 Dr VB Gandhi Marg, 

Kala Ghoda, Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001, INDIA
Email: mumbai@shgadmissions.com

Phone: +91 6305 091916