Accreditation

International Accreditation

International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE)

The IACBE accredits business programs that lead to degrees at the associate bachelor, master and doctoral levels in institutions of higher education worldwide. Recognizing the IACBE is the Council of Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). The job of the CHEA is to scrutinize and affirm the courses of career-based educational institutions.

European Council for Business Education (ECBE) Bachelor Accreditation

The European Council for Business Education, based in Brussels, is committed to supporting academic and professional learning institutions in business and related fields. It provides support and consulting services to institutions continuously improve by engaging in its accreditation process.

European Council for Business Education (ECBE) Master Accreditation

The European Council for Business Education, based in Brussels, is committed to supporting academic and professional learning institutions in business and related fields. It provides support and consulting services to institutions continuously improve by engaging in its accreditation process.

IATA – International Air Transport Association

The American University in Switzerland is proud to be named by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) as an official IATA Authorized Training Center. Offering Bachelor and Master level degrees with a specialization in Aviation Management as well as specific IATA certified training courses, enables students to gain expert industry knowledge from a global organization in air transportation.

Awards for Training in Higher Education (ATHE)

The American University in Switzerland is accredited by the Awards for Training in Higher Education (ATHE). The ATHE is global awarding organisation regulated by Ofqual and other UK and international regulators.

National Recognition

Association Vaudoise des Ecoles Privees (AVDEP)

The Association Vaudoise des Ecoles Privees is an associative network of boarding schools with international vocation and renown, established in the same Canton as AUS’s campus, Vaud, offering a framework for higher education performances, conditions and certification.

Federation Suisse des Ecoles Privees (FSEP)

The goal of the Swiss Federation of Private Schools is to manifest and ensure the significant value of Swiss educational establishments all over the world. FSEP consistently lobbies for improvement in the political, economic and legal framework requirement of private schools in Switzerland.

Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce

The Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce plays a vital and active role in assisting Swiss companies in the United States, and U.S. companies in Switzerland, for the expansion of business and knowledge transfer.

Promove

Promove is a non-for-profit, private-law association dedicated to the economic development of the Riviera-Lavaux region, on the shores of Lake Geneva, in Switzerland. Located a short distance from the AUS campus.

Chamber of Commerce Switzerland – Central Europe (SEC)

The Chamber of Commerce Switzerland – Central Europe (SEC) was founded in 1999 in Zurich from a merger of seven bilateral chambers of commerce. The aim of the chamber is to promote business between Swiss companies and firms in the central European countries.

Accommodation

AUS offers a range of accommodation options available to suit every student’s needs.

Career Support

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Student Visa and Health Insurance

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We are proud to offer students programs that are accredited and recognized both nationally and internationally.

Dr. M El KhansaPresident

American University in Switzerland

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