Dual Degree with Tiffin University
The American University in Switzerland (AUS) and Tiffin University (TU), Tiffin, OH have entered into a new partnership, allowing AUS students to obtain a dual degree from both institutions.

The partnership offers bachelor's and master's degrees in business with multiple specialization options. To receive the dual degrees, AUS students must successfully complete the required AUS curriculum and TU specialty courses. The TU programs will be online with video, discussion rooms, readings and other assignments, as well as in a hybrid format with some instruction provided on AUS's campus.
Collaboration with eCornell
American University in Switzerland (AUS) is delighted to announce a collaboration with eCornell, which will provide AUS students studying a Bachelor or Master program in Switzerland, access to professional certificates from Cornell University, ranked in the top 20 universities worldwide.

The collaboration will allow students to choose from a range of certificate programs, amongst which, Business Strategy, Project Management, Business Analytics, Design Thinking, Python Programming, Digital Transformation, Innovation Strategy, and Fintech.
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.


2-4 weeks
Entry Dates
Summer 2022
Program Overview
The AUS Summer School will allow students to continue their development and growth with like-minded individuals whilst giving them insight into and preparing them for university life rigors.

During their time at the AUS Business Summer School, students will study a range of different academic modules and participate in various group projects to enhance their subject knowledge, but most importantly, to develop their key soft and hard skills.
Tuition and Fees
CHF 5'000-10'000
Why AUS?
Enjoy your summer in the Swiss Riviera, immersing yourself in a multicultural environment while gaining insight into the world of business. Travel around Switzerland and engage in a variety of exciting activities:
Learn from business professionals, experts in their field
Get personalized attention in small class sizes
Discover the region and beyond
Key Modules
Becoming an Entrepreneur

Business English

Introduction to Management

Launching a Start-Up
What you'll get?
Fundamental business practices in a global context
The Summer School has been designed to academically test you in a multicultural environment where you will learn fundamental business practices and learn how to navigate these in a global context.

In addition to the academic element of the Summer School, there is also an exciting schedule of activities and trips to ensure that students get to see some of the incredible opportunities that Switzerland has to offer.
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Explore Switzerland
Students will be fully immersed in Swiss culture, exploring breathtaking views, participating in various water and sports activities, and business-related trips.

These activities and trips are tailored to the groups' interest and are subject to weather, holidays, and timing of local events; however, they could include things like; Montreux Jazz Festival, Cailler Chocolate Factory, the Olympic Museum, Plein Ciel Panoramic Lift, and more.

By the end of your stay in Switzerland, you won't want to leave!
Tuition and Fees
2-week program:
CHF 5'000.-
4-week program:
CHF 10'000.-

Included in the Fees:
  • Accommodation (shared room)
  • Transfer from Geneva Airport to AUS Campus (arrival day)
  • Transfer from AUS Campus to Geneva Airport (departure day)
  • Activities and Trips
  • Stationery and study material
  • Four meals per day
  • Health Insurance
  • Sim card
Not Included in the Fees:
Some additional/unexpected personal expenses might occur during the stay in Switzerland, which are not covered by the tuition fees. Additional expenses may include:
  • Clothes, accessories and shoes
  • Personal care products
  • Souvenirs, gifts
  • Etc.
Travel Requirements
To participate in the AUS Summer Program, students must be 16-18 years old and hold a valid passport. Students may also require a visa to travel to Switzerland. Please ask the AUS Administration team for more information.
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.
Switzerland is a small yet diverse country. It has four national languages: French (20.4%), German (64%), Italian (6.5%), and Romansh (just over 1%). Just one more reason to feel comfortable as a student or foreign visitor — most people speak English.
Apply for the
Business Summer School
Next Intake:
Summer 2022