SBS Swiss Business School is a management institution located in Zurich. SBS Swiss Business School was founded in 1998 and it provides graduate and undergraduate academic programs in business and management. The Honorary President is Dr. Charles Mercieca, former Professor Emeritus at Alabama A&M University in Huntsville, Alabama, USA. The Academic Dean is Dr. Bert Wolfs.
SBS Swiss Business School was awarded as "Most innovative Business School in Switzerland" offering the "Best Remote Learning Programme in Europe by European CEO 2012, its MBA Program has been ranked 14th in Europe by CEO Magazine 2012 and the Online MBA has been listed in the Financial Times 2009 online MBA list.
Mission and Goals
SBS Swiss Business School was founded as a profit-making institution dedicated to foster academic excellence and student achievement on the graduate and undergraduate level in business and management. Its mission therefore is to provide students with a strong academic foundation with access to various specialized knowledge bases and prepare them to become productive, competent professionals, and responsible citizens in a diverse, dynamic global arena. It defines higher education from its beginning as the experience of thinking internationally. To do this it maintains a multi-cultural student body on its home campus along with its international centers.
For SBS the international component is of paramount importance. It is designed to accommodate significant changes in the curriculum and variations in the student body in response to global shifts in social, political and economic conditions. The result is a singular learning experience gained from a cross-cultural, highly European, international perspective. In addition to its cross-cultural intent, it provides students with an interactive educational environment with a dynamic mix of innovative and traditional strategies. We foster enhanced teaching, professional developments and service.
SBS Swiss Business School offers a variety of programs:
- Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
- Bachelor of Science in E-Commerce (BS)
- Accelerated Adult Education
Master of Business Administration
- Master of Business Administration (MBA)
- Online MBA
- Executive MBA
- Flex MBA
Master of Science (MSc)
- Doctor of Business Administration (Doctorate)
All academic programs are taught in English.
Accreditation and Membership
SBS Swiss Business School is internationally double accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), both US-wide accreditation body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). Furthermore SBS Swiss Business School is certified by the Swiss Quality Certificate for Adult Education Institutions (eduQua).
SBS Swiss Business School is a member of the following councils and associations:
- Swiss Adult Education Association (SVEB), Switzerland.
- Swiss Federation of Private Schools (VSP), Switzerland.
- European Council of International Schools (ECIS)
- Central and East European Management Development Association (CEEMAN), Slovenia