About the American Institute of Applied Sciences in Switzerland

Throughout its 30-year history, AUS has prepared international students with the relevant business knowledge, tools, and training to be positive contributors to any organization throughout their careers.

President’s Message

These are exciting times in the world of business, and we are proud to be at the forefront of international bus|
AUS is an exciting institution of Higher Education that prepares students for confronting 21st-century business challenges while thriving within an ever-changing environment.

We leave our international business students with the knowledge and tools needed to be positive contributors to any successful business organization.
Through our hands-on programs, AUS provides students with transferable skills in a multicultural and progressive environment, where cutting-edge theory interlinks with practical experience. Our business programs create the ideal platform, whether the student is embarking on their career, re-entering the job market, or is seeking to move into a leadership position. AUS caters to every individual’s needs with an emphasis on a modern curriculum, enabling students to achieve their academic goals while evolving within an international milieu.

Our staff is highly motivated to help students succeed in their education and career, providing them with the know-how and passion to guide students on their journey.

We look forward to welcoming you and helping you prepare for the business world of tomorrow.
Dr. M. El Khansa
AUS equips its students pursuing a degree in international business with the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to make a significant contribution to the development and success of any business organization. Through practice-oriented studies based on the application of scientific methods, research and development, AUS graduates will be prepared to become competent and confident leaders in the business world.
Our vision is to build a reputation as a prestigious and well-known private higher education institution in Switzerland that attracts students and faculty from all over the world.


  • Respect
    We value professional behavior and conduct based on respectful communication and actions
  • Excellence
    We provide value for money and are transformational in our approaches to learning and teaching by providing possibilities for personal and professional growth for our students, professors, staff, and stakeholders.
  • Accountability
    We hold ourselves accountable and adhere to the highest integrity and ethical standards. We act as resilient changemakers to be able to respond to increasingly complex global changes as we relentlessly transform ourselves to achieve greater impact and recognition.
  • Leadership
    We lead students through the process of developing their knowledge and abilities so that they can become impactful leaders of the future.
AUS strives to develop students soft and hard skills, for them to thrive in an ever-changing and challenging professional environment

The American Institute of Applied Sciences in Switzerland offers students the opportunity to become part of and build their own professional network to support their career and build lifelong friendships
Discover our history
Learn more about interesting history of the American Institute of Applied Sciences in Switzerland throughout the years
Discover our history
Learn more about interesting history of the American Institute of Applied Sciences in Switzerland throughout the years