IEEM Business School, Porto Business School & CIFFOP have their programmes re-accredited

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We are happy to announce that the following programmes have recently been re-accredited with EFMD Programme Accreditation:

IEEM Business School – University of Montevideo

Porto Business School – University of Porto

CIFFOP – Université Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas 

‘Congratulations to the four EFMD Accredited programmes. We are pleased to see that IEEM Business School, Porto Business School and CIFFOP have confirmed their reputation for high-quality programmes which aim to develop graduates for careers in international business and management. We wish them the best for their continued success,’ commented Barbara Sporn, EFMD Programme Accreditation Director.

IEEM Business School – University of Montevideo

IEEM was founded to improve the management of companies and organisations in Uruguay and specialises in post-experience executive education, offering the EMBA, a Master in Health Care Management and executive education short courses. The school boasts an excellent national and regional reputation and the ability to attract outstanding post-experience part-time MBA students and executive education participants.

The Executive MBA programme is delivered part-time and focuses on the world of practice with close core faculty engagement through consultancy and executive education courses. It integrates a student-centred learning approach and emphasises the managerial decision-making, with strong elements of responsible management and a positive impact on society.

“We are truly delighted to have received a five-year reaccreditation from EFMD. On the one hand, it showcases a very comprehensive and professional analysis by the PRT – with very accurate and necessary recommendations for our continuous improvement process, and on the other, a recognition to the hard work carried out by IEEM’s team to date, with a great strong vote of confidence for the near future,” commented Jorge Pablo Regent, Dean of IEEM Business School.

Porto Business School – University of Porto

The business school brings together the academic excellence and leading Portuguese and international companies which provides an excellent framework to integrate the corporate world in teaching and operations and receive valuable feedback from the industry at the same time. 

The Magellan MBA (MMBA) is a full-time programme aiming to provide advanced management education to professionals looking for a change in their career paths. The programme has been accredited for the fourth time and benefits from a strong reputation in the region, solid curriculum and diverse cohorts of students. Committed management, students and alumni provide excellent perspectives.

The Executive MBA (EMBA) is a part-time programme targeting the regional corporate market to prepare students for senior and top management positions and to lead organisational changes. The programme offers good support services and efficient connections with national companies as well. 

CIFFOP – Université Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas 

CIFFOP is the HR institute of the Management Science Department of Paris 2 Pantheon- Assas University, a very well-reputed French Law University. The Institute has a portfolio of eight HR-centred programmes with target groups made up of postgraduate students and executives from the private and public sectors. As the first higher education institution in France dedicated to the education of HR professionals, CIFFOP benefits from close links with the academic, institutional and professional networks. 

Master’s Degree in International Human Resources Management is a one-year specialised Master. The Programme aims at developing HR leaders and professionals with the focus on a distinctive combination of university studies and apprenticeship opportunities with leading companies in France. As a programme based on action learning, field-based dissertation and guaranteed learning application at companies, it has once again proved its quality. 

About EFMD Programme Accreditation

EFMD Accredited is the most thorough programme accreditation system for business and/or management degrees and courses, including face-to-face, blended and online provisions. It constitutes a benchmark for what is considered an internationally recognised and peer-reviewed programme.

The accreditation covers all facets of programme provision: from its institutional, national and international environment, through its design, delivery, outcomes and impacts, to its quality assurance processes. EFMD Accredited emphasises academic rigour, practical relevance, internationalisation, and ethics and sustainability.

EFMD programme accreditation helps you strive for excellence in an on-going improvement process following each accreditation or re-accreditation visit.

Currently, we have 122 EFMD Accredited programmes from 89 institutions in 34 countries. For more information on EFMD Accredited, visit