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.

How to Apply?

Apply to the American University in Switzerland
If you would like to study in the picturesque Swiss Riviera to discover your passion and be prepared for the modern business environment, then you’re in the right place. The American University in Switzerland considers all completed applications and will contact applicants within a reasonable period regarding the outcome of their application.
At AUS, we look for students with a wide range of experiences, interests and perspectives. We look for students who embody our diverse community and have exceptional drive and determination to succeed, in addition to academic achievements. We ensure student applications are assessed based on all contributing factors and recognize that motivation and mindset are just as important as your academic achievements.
Rolling
Admissions
AUS operates a rolling admissions process which allows applications at any point during the year.
Multiple
Intakes
Start in one of our three intakes; September, January or April.
Application
Support
Our dedicated Global Enrollment Advisors are available to support you and answer your questions.
Transfer
Credits
Students wishing to transfer have the possibility to transfer their current credits to AUS, subject to an admissions review.
Your Application Journey:
Request…

Request a copy of our application form via our website. You will receive an email from our Global Enrollment Advisors with your application form and further details. Click here to start your application.

Complete and Submit…

Complete all relevant sections in the application form and submit to AUS, one of two ways; send complete application form to a Global Enrollment Advisor who will upload to your applicant profile or email directly to the Admissions team at info@aus.swiss

Gather...

Once submitted, you must then gather all relevant documentation and send this via email to your Global Enrollment Advisor, or the Admissions team.

Note: Applications will not be reviewed without all required documentation. International students must submit their application documents in English language.

Review and Decision…

Once all the required documents have been received the Admissions team will review your application. This can take up to two weeks, or longer during busy periods. If you have any questions on the status of your application, we encourage you to contact your Global Enrollment Advisor.

Confirm…

If you are accepted into an AUS program and have decided to start your studies with us, you must confirm your place by paying the registration fee.

Support...

Once you confirm your place with us, you will be able to access support with your visa, housing and pre-enrollment. Our expert Admissions team will guide you through the process of applying for your visa. To ensure you have enough time to secure your visa, we encourage you to apply early.

Application Deadlines

We accept applications on a rolling basis with priority being given to those who apply by our official applications deadlines.

Fall Term - September 2021

Early Applications: Apr 1, 2020
Regular Applications: Jul 1, 2021
Winter Term - January 2022

Early Applications: Aug 1, 2021
Regular Applications: Nov 1, 2021
Spring Term - May 2022

Early Applications: Nov 1, 2021
Regular Applications: Feb 1, 2021
Transfer Students
The American University in Switzerland welcomes transfer students from international universities. For enquires related to the possibilities to transfer your credits to AUS please contact our team.
Required Application Documents
Passport
Digital Passport Sized Photo
Residential Permit
Proof of English Language Proficiency
Evidence of Sufficient Financial Means
Official High School and/or University Certificates
Recommendation Letter 
Motivation Letter 
Frequently Asked Questions

HOW DO I PAY THE REGISTRATION AND TUITION FEES?

The American University in Switzerland accepts student transfers from other universities and business school. If you think you may be eligible to apply for credit transfer, please contact the AUS team.

CAN I TRANSFER MY UNIVERSITY CREDITS TO AUS?

The American University in Switzerland accepts student transfers from other universities and business school. If you think you may be eligible to apply for credit transfer, please contact the AUS team.
I HAVE BEEN ACCEPTED TO AUS. WHAT SHOULD I DO NEXT?
Pay the registration fee and confirm your intention to study at AUS by paying the first installment of the program. Upon receipt, we will send confirmation that you have secured your seat at AUS.

HOW MUCH WILL I HAVE TO PAY FOR TUITION?

Please see more information about the Tuition Fees and living costs in Switzerland as a student here.
I HAVE PAID MY REGISTRATION FEE. WHAT SHOULD I DO NEXT?
Students who are coming to studying in Switzerland and are non-European Union citizens will require a visa to study in Switzerland. Once you have paid your registration fee and first installment of the program, the Admissions Team will contact you regarding the visa process and the steps required. They will ensure enough time is available for your visa to be processed. If you have any question you can contact the Admissions team directly.

For European Union and Non-European Union applicants, the tuition fee payment must be made before the start of the academic semester.
HOW DO I FIND OUT ABOUT ACCOMMODATION?
AUS has large availability of shared and single-room accommodation. Please contact the admissions team of your chosen campus for housing advice.
DO I NEED HEALTH INSURANCE?
Health Insurance is a mandatory requirement for all students studying in Switzerland. The American University in Switzerland has an agreement with an insurance provider where students can benefit from attractive rates. The Admissions team will provide you with the relevant information for you to set up your health insurance.

I HAVE PAID MY FEES AND RECEIVED A VISA. WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?

The administration team will contact you with your class timetable before the beginning of the academic semester. Please contact us if you have any questions.