Orientation Week

Orientation Week: 282 new students at IUM this academic year

From September 5th to 9th, the International University of Monaco welcomed its new students for the orientation week. This Fall 2016 intake welcomed 282 new students coming from 56 different countries. Even though France, Italy, Russia, Monaco and the USA are the top 5 countries, all 5 continents are represented within the new students body. Besides logistics, action has also…

The Mark Challenge

3rd Mark Challenge: international luxury and premium service business plan competition

For the third year, the International University of Monaco has organized The Mark Challenge, a luxury business pitching competition that connects international students, academic professionals, and business leaders. The Mark Challenge allows for students with an entrepreneurial spirit to pitch a luxury or premium Service business idea to a professional panel of potential investors and community…

Louis Vuitton & I

Louis Vuitton team came to IUM last January… High expectations surrounded IUM’s anticipated guests. Our visitors weren’t the run off the mill; they were from the Louis Vuitton Headquarters in Paris and would be giving us a presentation – a Luxury Student’s ultimate dream. The day of, clothed in my upmost professional attire, I entered the…

Why Charity?

The IUM Mark Challenge requires a charity component to be integrated in the business plans – an aspect that we, and the Principality of Monaco proudly support. Most people have ideas and opinions on what would make a better world, but few rise to the occasion. A startup business can be part of an initiative…

Yearly Networking Cocktail Party: a great success!

On Thursday 21st of January, as part of the Mentorship Program, the International University of Monaco organized its yearly networking cocktail party with its current MBA students, Msc in Finance, Msc in International Management, who could meet with the IUM alumni network, the IUM mentors and business partners. During this yearly networking cocktail party, over 150 people…

Once upon a December…

On Friday December the 4th, the International University of Monaco and the IUM Student Association were pleased to host the IUM Christmas Ball and Gala Dinner 2015 which took place at the lavish Grimaldi Forum in Monte Carlo. The IUM Christmas Ball illustrated the unique characteristics of the Principality by organizing a superb reception accompanied…