13 Октября 2020


The registration for the 8th edition will be opened from mid-January 2021 till the end of February 2021.

The Mark Challenge is a business plan competition organized by the International University of Monaco for International students and alumni to bring to light their entrepreneurial ideas.

The main guidelines haven’t changed since last year. Some innovations are under analysis, and they will be announced in January when we will officially announce the start of the 8th edition. 

>>> Guidelines of the 8th edition of The Mark Challenge <<<

The competition aspires to: 

a)  Support and showcase the next generation of entrepreneurs, who start their business ventures from all over the world, b)  Foster innovative ideas and business concepts in the luxury fields, through creative channels to better target the HNWI and UHNWI worldwide,
c) Develop and promote essential skills of international students and Alumni: collaborative working, critical and creative thinking, project management,
d) Enhance the Principality of Monaco’s image as a place supportive of entrepreneurial initiatives with a social or environmental impact. 

The Mark Challenge has been created as an IUM internal competition for IUM Master Students in 2014. Since then, the competition has been opened to international business schools and universities developing programs in luxury management and entrepreneurship. In the last edition, 69 business schools participated in the competition, which represented 346 international students. 

Since 2018, the competition is to both MBA/ Alumni, Master and bachelors’ students. 

For more information contact us at themark@monaco.edu