Master of Business Administration

Study for MBA and earn 3 qualifications from Switzerland, France and the United Kingdom

  • Master of Business Administration from University of Information Technology and Management (UITM).
  • Master in Majors from Swiss Institute of Management and Sciences (SIMS).
  • Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership from the Ofqual UK.Gov Awarding Body OTHM.


Schweizer Institut für Hochschulbildung in Management and Innovation (MI Swiss) is the International Institute of SIMI Swiss. When participating in the program coordinated by MI Swiss with partner universities, students receive the following advantages:

85% Tuition Saving

Students can study the original Swiss program from SIMI Swiss and save up to 85% on costs compared to the original tuition fees by not receiving SIMI Swiss degrees directly and getting support from partner universities.

Fully Accredited

All programs at MI Swiss are accredited at both institutional and programmatic levels and are recognized by our partner universities.

Academic Support System

Students receive academic, English language support and academic mentoring through an exclusive support system from local science partners.

Flexible Learning Model

Live Class with SIMI Swiss's Lecturers, optimizing studying process for busy individuals.

Program in details

01 Introduction

The core value of investing in education lies not only in acquiring knowledge but also in the ability to utilize the qualifications post-graduation, thereby expanding professional development networks. Most postgraduate students desire a comprehensive program that combines theoretical content with high applicability. Especially noteworthy is that after graduation, students can use their qualifications in both global corporate environments and academic settings (SVEB Switzerland Report – German version, 2018).


The Master of Business Administration (MBA) Triple Crown Award program at MI Swiss is a program that simultaneously holds three independent accreditations and is recognized and certified by three different educational systems. In collaboration with SIMI Swiss, UITM and OTHM, this program offers students the opportunity to invest in their education once but reap numerous academic achievements.


MI Swiss is the international cooperation institute of SIMI Swiss, the first university and postgraduate training institute in Zug, Switzerland. It has collaborated with the Swiss Institute of Management and Sciences (SIMS), University of Information Technology and Management (UITM) in Poland and the Ofquak UK.Gov Awarding Body OTHM to recognize and award qualifications.


Through the MI Swiss Institute for International Cooperation, fellows can participate in original programs and receive exclusive study support from SIMI Swiss, while also earning qualifications from the Swiss Institute of Management and Sciences (SIMS Swiss), Horizons University (HU) and the Ofqual UK.Gov Awarding Body OTHM. This model helps students save up to 85% of tuition compared to the original cost when not getting a qualification directly from SIMI Swiss.

02 Program Details

The program consists of 6 modules and a Master's Dissertation, totaling 180 UK Credits, lasting a minimum of 1.5 years.

Mandatory modules:

After each module, learners will take an ending exam. The end-of-module exams are application-oriented essays to help learners review knowledge, apply knowledge in the workplace, and improve the practical environment.

Master’s Dissertation stage (60 UK Credits):
    • Capstone Project
    • Defend Capstone Project
List of Master in Majors of SIMS Swiss:
    • International Business
    • Marketing Management
    • Financial Management
    • Strategy Management
    • Management of Insurance Operations
    • Tourism Management
    • Logistics Management
    • Human Resources Management
    • Administrative Management
    • Engineering Management
    • E-commerce Management
    • Information System Management
    • Design Management
    • Management of Non-profit Organisations

And other majors depend on graduate projects. 

Graduating from the program, the learner could:
    • Have the ability to use knowledge, dialectical thinking, and independent reasoning to develop the knowledge learned into practice in their own management.
    • Applying the practical management experience of the world into your business with adjusted accordingly.
    • Communicate effectively in a business environment.
    • Strategic planning capabilities, deployment strategy and operating efficiency in corporate functions.
    • Business with a vision of building a sustainable and ethical business.
Teaching and learning strategies:

The program's central training philosophy starts with understanding the theory and case studies currently applied in world enterprises and then applies the learned knowledge to the enterprises themselves and the learners’ business environment. In addition to the practical knowledge, the program also equips the necessary skills for a business leader and manager in the volatile and risky global business context.

The program is Learner-centered and focuses on solving learners’ problems:

The Learner-centered training method will focus on solving learners’ problems through background knowledge and case studies that are applied in successful businesses worldwide. Through each module, learners will step by step solve management problems that they face every day with the guidance of the theoretical system, the practice system, expert lecturers and local teaching assistants.

03 Admission

In addition to the entry requirements, candidates applying to the program are also assessed for their suitability by the admissions committee before joining the program to ensure that they can acquire and benefit from the program.

Entry requirements:

To enroll this program, learners must possess one of the criteria below:


    • A Bachelor’s qualification in Majors from accredited universities; 
    • Or a Level 6 EQF diploma or equivalent. Level 6 Diploma must be from organizations that are authorized to issue qualifications and have been accredited.
English requirements:

If a learner is not from a predominantly English-speaking country, proof of English language proficiency must be provided.


    • Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) level B2 or equivalent;
    • Or A minimum TOEFL score of 101 or IELTS 6.5; Reading and Writing must be at 6.5 or equivalent.

Please note: SIMI and MI Swiss reserve the right to make admissions decisions based on the requirements of recognized agencies and the global quotas of the program.

04 Learning method

MI Swiss functions as an International Cooperation Institute of the Swiss Information and Management Institute (SIMI Swiss), established with the aim of providing learners with more opportunities to participate in Swiss programs in the context that SIMI Swiss's tuition subsidy programs have reached their maximum quota.


MI Swiss implements SIMI Swiss programs, but learners will receive their qualifications from university partners, allowing students to save on tuition fees while still accessing Swiss-Made academic programs at a more affordable cost


With the goal of providing an effective learning experience and adapting to the global educational landscape, programs at SIMI Swiss apply a Hybrid learning model (combining Live classes and online local tutors), helping to optimize learning efficiency for busy working people.


The video provides learners with a direct and comprehensive overview of enrolling in online classes at SIMI Swiss: CLICK HERE.

Supporting Systems:

We understand that pursuing a postgraduate accredited program can be both exciting and challenging, especially for busy adult learners. To assist in overcoming challenges, we’ve developed the SIMI Swiss Supporting Systems, designed to help navigate any difficulties during learners studies.


For a comprehensive overview of our support, please watch our informative videos for assistance at every step of your academic journey: CLICK HERE.

Effective SIMI Pedagogy:

At SIMI, we pay special attention to the effectiveness of our programs. As for our exclusive teaching method specifically designed for busy learners, we strongly believe that this method will allow learners to seamlessly integrate foundational theory and professional knowledge into the context of real life and career.


The following video will help you understand this method more deeply: CLICK HERE.

05 Transition from another program

In collaboration with APEL.Q (Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning for Qualifications), the world's first experience-to-credit and diploma conversion system, students who are in the middle of studying in a peer-level program can can be considered for transfer to MI Swiss and partner university programs to save time and costs.

Candidate benefits:
    • Learners do not have to retake the subjects they have learned if the subjects have the same or similar Learning Outcome of the subjects that MI Swiss is implementing.
    • Reduced fees based on the number of transferable credits.
    • Reduced study and graduation time corresponding to transferable credits.
Applicable objects:
    • Students studying in other programs wish to transfer results to programs of MI Swiss and partner universities.
    • Students have graduated from an equivalent program who wish to save time and money to earn a qualification in another major.
Admission and Transfer Principles:
    • The program being accepted must be equivalent and within the same field of study.
    • Courses previously completed (with transcripts, results, or proof of study) must fully or partially correspond to the courses in the MI Swiss program and its partner university.
    • MI Swiss and its partner university reserve the right to determine (1) the number of credits to be transferred, (2) the fees to be reduced, and (3) the potential shortening of the program duration.
    • MI Swiss does not accept students from fraudulent universities.


06 Accreditation of UITM

University of Information Technology and Management (Wyższa Szkoła Informatyk i Zarządzania w Rzeszowie) is one of the top universities in Poland, ranked first in Poland according to the reputable European Union U-Multirank rankings. In addition: 


    • UITM is also the first university in Poland and one of only four universities in Europe to offer a degree in Aviation Management.
    • UITM is not only recognized by the government in Poland but also acknowledged in many countries and territories through direct or indirect agreements.
    • UITM not only focuses on academic training but also provides training services for businesses in Europe, including supplying resources for major names such as Lufthansa, Microsoft, CISCO, ...

The video below will guide you on how to check and verify the accreditation and recognition of UITM:  CLICK HERE

07 Accreditation of OTHM

The program is accredited at the national level in the United Kingdom, recognized as equivalent to all education systems in the UK. Upon graduation, students receive a diploma that is part of the UK National Qualifications Framework, accredited and recognized by the Ofqual UK.Gov Awarding Body.


    • See more information of the recognition at institutional level by the UK education authority Ofqual (UK.Gov) HERE.
    • See more information about the accreditation and recognition of Level UK HERE.
    • OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership is accredited with the Ofqual UK.Gov code 603/2181/7.

OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership is also a program to obtain an Executive MBA. See more HERE.


Guidelines of how to check the recognition of OTHM: CLICK HERE

    • Video: Why is Level UK of the British government the optimal choice for learners and employers? CLICK HERE
    • Video: The meaning of Level System in the labor market in the context of global labor mobility: CLICK HERE
    • Video: The meaning of Level System in global diploma recognition: CLICK HERE
Recognition of RQF Level 7 equivalent to a Master’s qualification in the United States:

Confirmation from the UK NARIC Examination Office regarding Level 7 Diploma:


Please note: The information and images here are for reference purposes only regarding the recognition of OTHM’s RQF level 7 as equivalent to the Master’s level, and the information in the images may be related to another institution or organization, not under the ownership of SIMI Swiss and MI Swiss. SIMI Swiss and MI Swiss are not responsible for any inaccuracies arising from the information provided in the reference images.

08 Accreditation of SIMS

Swiss Institute of Management and Sciences (SIMS) has been recognized by many reputable organizations worldwide for its outstanding achievements in providing excellent education for students, including:


    • Membership at the Federal level of the Swiss Federation of Adult Learning (SVEB);
    • Accreditation of its management system compatible with the European Quality Assurance Framework for Vocational Education and Training (EQAVET) and Standards and Guidelines for Quality Assurance in the European Higher Education Area, granted by the Higher Education Accreditation Division (HEAD);
    • Accreditation of programs by the UK.Gov Awarding Bodies, including OTHM and ATHE.
    • Recognition of programs by the National Qualifications Framework of the United Kingdom.

See more information about the accreditation and recognition of SIMS Swiss HERE.


Introduction about the Swiss Institute of Management and Sciences (SIMS): CLICK HERE


Please note: The Swiss Institute of Management and Sciences (SIMS) is a higher education institution accredited in Zug, Switzerland. As a private university, SIMS is not part of the Swiss federal public education system and is not subject to the Federal Act of 30 September 2011 on the Funding and Coordination of the Higher Education Sector (HEdA), SR 414.11.

09 Disclaimer

The Swiss Information and Management Institute (SIMI Swiss), MI Swiss along with our Partner Universities, Academic Partners, Local Supporting Partners, and Qualification Awarding Bodies (collectively referred to as the 'Parties' or 'We'), hereby state and affirm that:


    • The Parties expressly disclaim any guarantee of acceptance of a degree by a third party. The acceptance or rejection of a degree is contingent upon the discretion of the receiving entity.
    • The Parties explicitly disavow any guarantee pertaining to salary increments, promotions, new employment opportunities, or employment acceptance subsequent to graduation.
    • Although there exist regulations concerning cross-recognition and equivalence of qualifications, it is important to note that each country, organization, and entity retains the right to acknowledge and recognize its own degrees. The Parties do not assure automatic recognition of degrees during the diploma and certificate usage process, including the issuing of transcripts, by any of our members. Furthermore, the Parties do not assure or endorse the process of recognizing equivalent qualifications (if applicable).
    • The Parties do not assure or commit to facilitating opportunities for immigration, employment abroad, acquisition of work permits, teaching permits, or professional licenses in the UK, Europe, or any other country.
    • While the Parties extend maximum support, they do not guarantee 100% approval of student visas (in the case of full-time study) or Schengen visas (for attendance at the graduation ceremony in Europe) if learners do not meet the requirements of the host country and the competent authority responsible for immigration, relocation, and settlement in other countries.

How to check Accreditation and Recognition of University of Information Technology and Management (UITM), Poland?

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