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Presentation of the Group

IPAC is the leading private education institution for work-study programmes in the Alpine region (from Geneva to Grenoble). It is recognised by the State and offers PREPA, BTS, BACHELOR and MBA (Master of Business Administration) courses, from level 4 to level 7 programmes (post-BAC to BAC+5).


The State officially attests the value of our institution.


Thus, IPAC :

  • can accommodate teachers from the public education system,
  • is authorised to receive national scholarship holders (CROUS scholarships) for certain programs, 
  • may apply for recognition of the diploma it issues,
  • implements the study plans, programmes and timetables indicated at the time of recognition,
  • appoints teaching staff subject to the approval of the Ministry of Education,
  • is subject to inspection from relevant national authorities under the same conditions as public schools.


(Source: "Les établissements Privés d'Enseignement Supérieur" Pierre-Henri PRELOT)


IPAC has been committed to promote and implement work-study programmes :  our campuses have been privileged partners of the Institut de Formation par Alternance - IFA des Alpes since 2019. This is an interprofessional CFA, created on the initiative of the MEDEF, the CPME, the CCI and the CMA. Its mission is to promote and develop apprenticeship in close partnership with high schools and public and private establishments within the framework of apprenticeship training units (UFA).


Visit the website of the IFA des Alpes :



It allows IPAC to offer students and companies an apprenticeship contract to carry out a work-study programme.


Areas of study :

Commerce - Sales - Management - Communication - Marketing - Digital - Human Resources - International - Banking Insurance - Management Accounting - Administrative - Tourism - Hospitality - Health Social


IPAC in figures :


IPAC, a school at the heart of several networks :

  • A network of partner universities in Europe and around the world
  • A network focused on Switzerland
  • A network focused on business creation
  • A network of local and national companies


IPAC is ISO 9001 certified.

(ISO: International Organisation for Standardization)

ISO certification


Qualiopi certification



The importance of access to higher education for all students

All of our campuses work in partnership with local associations to facilitate access to higher education for all, including students with disabilities. In addition to our school complying wtih accessibility standards, our programs will be adapted to the needs of each student: 

  • PRM access

  • Hearing, speech, vision impairment

  • Dys-

  • Invisible disability

  • A ny other situation requiring specific care

The applications are studied with care and the program is adapted as much as possible to the needs of the student.

In order to help you, you can attach the following document: disability declaration to your application.


Occupational equality index of 96/100 

IPAC strives for equality within the company, specifically respecting an equal share of women and men. We are proud to hold the high score of 96/100! We make sure that women and men are equal in terms of pay, pay rises and promotions.