A Dynamic, Accredited, Cross-Cultural Business Experience.

Our study abroad and MBA programs are backed by a top-ranked, AACSB-accredited American university, which means you get high-quality courses recognized the world over.


Life-changing Exploration in Northern Italy and Beyond.

CIMBA offers an easy gateway to travel Italy and Europe. Students regularly travel to six or more countries. 


Small and Personal by Design.

We value personal interactions. Our faculty and staff get to know our students—not just their names but also their aspirations.


Innovative Programs that Build Global Leaders.

Earn certificates in leadership, problem solving, and decision-making: skills that are highly valued in both personal and professional development.


A Smart Investment that Creates Worldwide Connections.

The CIMBA family has nearly 10,000 alumni living and working in 44 countries. Alumni often reach back to find qualified candidates for jobs and internships.


Stay on Track While You Study Abroad. Our curriculum has the power of the University of Iowa Tippie College of Business’ AACSB accreditation behind it. That means our credits are widely accepted in the U.S. and beyond.

Earn an International MBA in 11 months. You can study and travel in Italy while you earn an MBA degree in less than a year from the prestigious University of Iowa School of Management and CIMBA.

Direct Access to International Recruiters and CEOs. Leaders from Northern Italy’s small entrepreneurial businesses and multinational companies are frequent guest speakers in our classrooms and often recruit CIMBA students.

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