“There are no experts of tomorrow, only of yesterday” - Jack Ma, Executive Chairman and Co-Founder of Alibaba Group

“There are no experts of tomorrow, only of yesterday” - Jack Ma, Executive Chairman and Co-Founder of Alibaba Group

M.S. in International ManagementDigital Transformation

Meet Us

Discover the complex world of digital transformation and correct the trajectory of business in line with principles of sustainability and responsible leadership.

The Master of Science in International Management with an emphasis in Digital Transformation is your next step toward mastering the ethical questions and technological potential of the 21st century. Big Data analysis, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Digital Communication are just a few of the future-dominant practices that are investing our society.  You will have access to the latest resources and certifications, and you will co-create real solutions with the most inspiring and successful thought leaders and executives from global organizations.

This international, cross-cultural and inter-generational program will give you the opportunity to collaborate directly with people from multiple backgrounds, apply systemic thinking to business and organizational solutions, and travel to South Korea to do team project work directly with international tech giants like LG Electronics, Samsung and Hyundai.



The Master is made of 3 main blocks:

  1. Leadership and Management (Fall – September to December)
  1. Knowledge and Skills for Employment (Spring – January to May)
  1. Experiential In-Organization Learning (Summer – May to July)


During the fall term you will participate in a variety of workshops, seminars and courses, learning and practicing leadership and management in an intergenerational context alongside people of different ages, cultures and backgrounds. The spring term will challenge you to dive into a self-managed mode of learning with the support of a coach. The final phase of the program will include online courses and monthly visits to international companies active in the Digital Transformation space, such as Google and Deloitte, culminating in an experience that includes flying to Seoul, South Korea to visit and work with LG Electronics, Samsung and Hyundai.

Practical Experience and Employability

Graduates from this program will have a practical experience with South Korean global tech giants on their CVs. While you are a student in this Master's program, not only will you have the chance to work with leading professionals and entrepreneurs, but you will also gain the knowledge, skills and competencies to work in the digital transformation space. You will furthermore have a hands-on working experience in digital marketing, Big Data analysis o artificial intelligence.

These are the kinds of credentials that employers are looking for in professionals working in Digital Transformation.


Faculty and Instructors

These skilled learning facilitators are experts and innovators that offer you multiple lenses through which to view and solve problems.  Each individual on this list will be an important influence as you construct your path toward new ideas and career opportunities.


Franklin University Switzerland was founded on the idea that where you learn is as important as what you learn.  It makes a difference to study paths to global solutions in a variety of cultural crossroads such as Franklin campus, where students come from nearly 50 different countries; Switzerland, where multiple languages and cultures find common ground; or the United Nations, where countries work together to resolve issues that go beyond national borders.  Take advantage of these learning environments that are not only a learning opportunity in themselves, but that are also perfectly positioned for expanding your perspectives through European travel.

Tuition and Scholarships

Tuition for the Master of Science in International Management for Climate Change Action is paid in Swiss Francs.

2019 - 2020 Tuition CHF 25,000

See additional estimates for direct and indirect expenses for Master's students.

A merit scholarship is available for qualifying students admitted to the Master of Science in International Management program. See Responsible Leadership Scholarship for details.