Welcome to the American University of Applied Sciences Institute in Switzerland

45+ Nationalities
30+ Years of Excellence
Personal Development
Tailored Education
Industry-Focused Curriculum
Location
We currently have over 45 nationalities from Asia, Europe, sub-Sahara Africa, and the MENA region in our student body, sharing their experiences, cultural perspectives, and varied work experiences, supporting AUS’ global perspective.
Combining the traditions and setting of the finest Swiss and American education systems, AUS has committed to becoming a world-class institution of applied sciences in business with a firm commitment to cultivating a culture of quality in education.
AUS offers its students a high-quality educational experience and ensures that students are given a high level of personalized attention to support their development and growth.
Implementing a flexible student-centered model of learning that offers individualized attention to each student, AUS provides quality support services such as tutoring and academic counseling.
Through their practice-oriented studies based on the application of scientific methods and application-oriented research and development, AUS graduates will be prepared to become competent business professionals in their communities, across the nation, and around the world.
The welcoming and picturesque Swiss Riviera region is ideal to live in while studying.
The American University of Applied Sciences Institute in Switzerland (AUS) is a private and fully accredited institution of Applied Sciences offering undergraduate and graduate programs in the study of Business Administration along with several industry specialization offerings.

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Bachelor’s Degree Specializations

Master’s Degree Specializations

Recognition and Training Programs

  • We proudly announce that the American University of Applied Sciences Institute in Switzerland has been awarded a four-star rating in the 2022 QS Stars rating system. AUS has been awarded the highest possible rating of five stars in Teaching and Business and Management Studies in the specialist criteria.
  • Ranked Top 100
    The QS World University 2023 Ranking has rated the AUS Master Degree program in Management as "Top 100" in Europe, ranking #71-80, and "Top 130" globally, ranking #121-130.
  • AUS is a an Apple Authorized Training Center for Education. With this certification, Apple certifies that AUS meets the highest quality standards as an educational institution to provide Swift and Xcode training to students and the surrounding community.
  • The American University of Applied Sciences Institute in Switzerland is an official IATA Authorized Training Center. Conveniently located near the International Aviation Transportation Association (IATA) executive office, AUS is uniquely positioned to offer its students a degree with a specialization in Aviation Management.
  • To strengthen ties with the industry, AUS recently joined the IBM Academic Initiative to empower students to graduate with hands-on experience on the latest technologies and tools that will help them build skills that are in demand for today’s workforce.
  • The American University of Applied Sciences Institute in Switzerland is a certified IELTS Registration and Testing partner in Switzerland, providing the necessary support and delivering specialized educational training to individuals and students throughout the year.

Most Attended Programs

MIBA
in Aviation Management

AUS's Aviation Management program provides students with the necessary skills to fast-track their aviation careers.
Entry Dates
September / January / April
LANGUAGE
English
Duration
2 years

BSBA
in International Business

Entry Dates
September / January / April
LANGUAGE
English
Duration
3 years

BSBA in Marketing

Entry Dates
September / January / April
LANGUAGE
English
Duration
3 years

Accreditations and Memberships

Connect with Current Students
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Get Certified in Swift

5-Day intensive course on Swift Fundamentals

Students and professionals with app development skills are in high demand. It is essential that our students and our community have access to the latest resources that ensure their competitiveness in the world of business.

We share Apple's belief that coding is an essential skill for professionals of the future, and everyone can learn to code. Learning to code includes problem solving, thinking outside the box and cooperating with peers in a creative way.

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These are exciting times in the world of business, and we are proud to be at the forefront of international business education in Switzerland for students from around the world.
— Dr. M. El Khansa, President