Dual Degree with Tiffin University
The American University in Switzerland and Tiffin University, based in Ohio, United States, are delighted to offer students the opportunity to receive a degree from Tiffin University in addition to their bachelor’s degree from AUS.

Students will have the opportunity to complete dual degrees in a range of subject areas, including; management and international business, sports management and sports marketing, and sports management and athletic administration.

At AUS and Tiffin University, we put our students at the center of what we do. This opportunity enables students to fully immerse themselves in an international environment providing the platform for extensive educational and career benefits. With access to guest professors, the possibility of a semester abroad, or an international internship, students' opportunities are life-changing.
IATA Authorized Training Center
The American University in Switzerland is proud to be recognized as an official IATA Authorized Training Center.

Offering a degree with a specialization in Aviation Management and specific IATA certified training courses enables students to gain expert industry knowledge from a global organization in air transport. Courses available to students will complement the AUS curriculum and give real-industry insight to support academic knowledge.

Topics such as Air Transport Fundamentals provide an overview of the air transportation system and illustrate the interdependencies among its various components, and Aviation Security Awareness, which looks at introducing security measures and regulations to keep the industry safe.

This opportunity provides students a real advantage when seeking employment by showcasing their expertise and applied knowledge through gaining industry-recognized certifications.

Doctorate of Business Administration

Duration
3 years
Entry Dates
September / January / April
Study Mode
Full-time / Part-time
Credits
90 CH | 120 ECTS
Program Overview
The doctorate program is offered to professionals who wish to accomplish their managerial studies through research and applying practical aspects to learning for the future.

It provides a flexible and independent alternative to traditional higher degree studies and is based on research and specialization in areas of professional practice. The program will consist of taught modules aimed at ensuring that you are fully prepared to produce the highest quality research.

Language
English
Next Intake:
September 2021
Why AUS?
In undertaking a doctorate-level program, you are provided with the opportunity to improve your business career or business-related insight. It allows you to sharpen your research skills, enhance your understanding of the business processes, and develop leadership and decision-making abilities.
A doctorate-level program places a higher emphasis on theoretical formulation and on conducting and interpreting research. As a doctoral graduate, you will stand out as an expert in your field with a set of managerial and decision-making skills that may qualify you for new career opportunities or senior-level management roles
Focus on providing necessary background
The DBA's taught elements focus on providing necessary background, which supports research design and application by examining current methodological questions and debates. A series of seminars aims to provide a background to the research topic that the student is undertaking.
Learn the most advanced skills and techniques
Candidates will learn the most advanced skills and techniques for managing and leading businesses and organizations backed up by rigorous coursework and high expectations for achievement.
Key Modules
Advanced Research Methodology

Applied Entrepreneurship

Conceptual Development and Academic Writing

Critical Literature Review
Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods
Statistics for Data Analytics
A normal course of study to complete a DBA program over three years requires:
Dual Degree with Tiffin University
The American University in Switzerland and Tiffin University, based in Ohio, United States, are delighted to offer students the opportunity to receive a degree from Tiffin University in addition to their bachelor’s degree from AUS.

Students will have the opportunity to complete dual degrees in a range of subject areas, including; management and international business, sports management and sports marketing, and sports management and athletic administration.

At AUS and Tiffin University, we put our students at the center of what we do. This opportunity enables students to fully immerse themselves in an international environment providing the platform for extensive educational and career benefits. With access to guest professors, the possibility of a semester abroad, or an international internship, students' opportunities are life-changing.
Studying a degree in Business Administration, you could progress into careers including:
Business Consultancy
Business Development
General Management
Logistics and Distribution
Business Research and Analytics
Marketing and Communications
Student Housing
AUS has several fully-furnished single and shared rooms, studios and apartments within a five-kilometer radius of the campus.
Discover Switzerland
with AUS
Rated in the Top 3 Countries to Study Abroad in Europe
Switzerland is an exceptional location
to live, study and work
Its cultural diversity, magnificent landscape, and innovative environment offer first-class conditions for personal well-being and career achievement.
With its fantastic cuisine, four national languages, horology eminence, and more than 1.5 million cows, Switzerland offers an international study experience like no other.
Obtain a Doctorate of Business Administration
Next Intake
September 2021