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AUS offers students a practical and relevant education that sets them up for success in their chosen career path. We guide students to succeed in their career and discover their passions.

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Offering tailored education in an international and multicultural environment, with practical and theoretical courses, which are relevant for the modern business environment. 
Throughout its 29-year history, AUS has prepared international students with the knowledge, tools and training of today to be a positive contributor to the general management of any business organization of tomorrow.

AUS Blended Learning

The American University in Switzerland is continuously committed to delivering high-quality education to students around the globe. Given this commitment, AUS is adapting and tailoring its programs to support current and prospective students during Covid-19. Our new blended learning model will make it possible for students to study remotely if necessary at the start of the Fall 2020 term and travel to Switzerland to continue their education when possible.

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Bachelor Degrees

Learn, develop and grow in a personalized and nurturing environment.

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Master Degrees

Enhance your management expertise. Develop lifelong skills.

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Online Degrees

Accredited degrees all from the comfort and convenience of your home.

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Summer Programs

Enjoy your summer in the multicultural environment of the Swiss Riviera.

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Benefit from Global Internships

During their degree students must undertake at least one internship. Students are support by our dedicated careers team and faculty to ensure they can find an internship relevant to their career path. Students are also encouraged to undertake additional internships in other fundamental business areas in order to broader their experience and enhance their CV.

Open Doors to Infinite Career Opportunities

Studying a degree at AUS prepares you for a range of international careers. It allows you to develop a broad understanding of business organizations and provides you with subject-specific knowledge in areas such as finance, operations, communication, marketing and business policy and strategy. You will gain significant transferable skills that make you an invaluable asset to any organization.

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Our curriculum is designed to meet the ever-changing demands of the modern business environment


More than a textbook, put theory into practice with applied learning to solve real-world problems.


Our class size provides students with a greater level of interaction and the individual attention they deserve


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May it be filled with health, prosperity, chocolate eggs and smiles!
Have a safe and joyous Easter weekend!

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