Geneva Campus (Switzerland)
On the banks of the lake that bears its name, Geneva is a compact city with impressive architecture, an integrated transport system and a multitude of parks, making it a great place to live and study. Access to internships in some of the biggest names in banking finance and international institutions, give students in Geneva an unrivalled opportunity for practical experience alongside formal work on campus.
Spacious and modern, our new flagship Geneva campus retains its hallmark family atmosphere associated with GBS for over 20 years in Geneva. Located in the heart of the Geneva International Organisations quarter, the campus is perfectly situated to take advantage of nearby restaurants, fitness centres, shops, recreational activities by the beautiful Geneva lake as well as some excellent job opportunities.
With our state of the art auditorium and numerous study hubs, our Geneva Campus is designed to offer a contemporary learning experience in an optimised student environment. Benefit from classrooms designed to best facilitate the various innovative learning methods we promote, all equipped with the latest technology tools.
At our Geneva campus we focus on strong participation and interaction between faculty, staff and students, with a dedicated administration team and career workshop facilities to assist you through your entire time in Geneva. Our motto, “Real Business, Future Leaders” highlights the importance of team work and leadership. We are confident that by devoting your time and energy to your studies and activities, you will undoubtedly have a life changing experience with us.
Your Life in Geneva
Geneva is a peaceful city, internationally diverse and has a long standing reputation as a financial centre consistently ranked in the top 10 by the Global Financial Centres Index. It is also continuously ranked within the top 3 best cities to live in terms of quality of life by the Mercer Index and contains the greatest number of International Organisations in the world, including the United Nations to which all GBS students and faculty have access to use the renowned library facilities.
Manage your own time. Here you can find your academic calendars to find out all the events, holidays, mid-terms, registration week and more…(link = academic calendars 1x pdf with two calendars..see enclosed)
As far as Geneva and Swiss facts go, there is one more worth the mention: the city boasts the shortest commuting time of any major city in the world. Geneva is a cosmopolitan city with flair, charm and sophistication to spare and it seems we also have a very efficient transportation system.
Our Geneva campus boasts a dedicated careers centre that works with you to make sure you take advantage of the many work placement and internship opportunities the city provides. We will also keep you updated and informed of the various workshops and international networking opportunities available to you in Geneva.