American Institute of Applied Sciences in Switzerland

Chemin du Levant 5, 1814 La Tour-de-Peilz, Vaud, Switzerland Direction : Dr. M. El Khansa
The American Institute of Applied Sciences in Switzerland (AUS) is one of Switzerland’s leading institutions of Higher Learning offering a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degrees. It is situated in La Tour-de-Peilz on the beautiful shores of Lake Geneva, which is close to the Olympic Capital Lausanne and Geneva, the center for diplomacy.

For over three decades the American Institute of Applied Sciences in Switzerland has provided international business students with the knowledge and tools to be positive contributors to the general management of any business organization of tomorrow. Through our dynamic business programs, AUS offers students a tailored education in a multicultural and progressive environment where cutting-edge theory connects to practical application.

AUS, which is recognized by multiple accreditation bodies, is surrounded by international and multinational companies, giving students the chance to immerse themselves in a global business environment, broaden their knowledge and improve their social skills. The state-of-the-art classrooms provide students with all the necessary tools for their business projects and a cutting-edge learning experience.

Tel +41 21 944 95 01

Average manpower

170 students 40 professors 9 classes


Further education for adults



Range study

Computer science
Varied workshops

Classes taught in



Boarding school
Day school


Certificate of study
Languages diplomas
Other diplomas


Full time
Part time


- IACBE (International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education)
- IATA (International Aviation Training Authority) Recognized Training Center
- NPEC (Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission) of the State of Georgia, USA
- CHEA - Council for Higher Education Accreditation
- Apple Authorized Training Center for Education
- Collaboration with the IBM Academic Initiative

United States Department of Veteran Affairs - GI Bill recognized institution

QS World University Rankings 2023
- Ranked 3rd in Switzerland
- Ranked Top 80 in Europe
- Ranked Top 130 Globally


-------------- AUS Degree • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) ---- Dual Degree Bachelor Specialization Options (Tiffin University) • Accounting • Athletic Administration • Human Resources • International Business • Business Management • Marketing • Sports Marketing -------------- AUS Degree • Master of Science in International Business Administration (MIBA) • Aviation Management* (IATA Certifications) ---- Dual Degree Specialization Options (Tiffin University) • Data Analytics • Finance • Healthcare Administration • Human Resources Management • International Business • Leadership & Change • Marketing • Sports Management

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