Swiss Management Center
|Swiss Management Center|
|President||Hendrik Hammje, MBA|
|Location||Zurich, Switzerland and Vienna, Austria|
The company operates SMC University, through which it offers online Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral programs. As of 2012, SMC University has 2,231 students. SMC's graduate and doctoral programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), a specialized accreditation association for business education. SMC is also accredited by the European Council for Business Education (ECBE). Both ACBSP and ECBE are affiliates of the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA).
The Swiss University Conference does not list SMC among the "Recognised or Accredited Swiss Higher Education Institutions".. Swiss accreditation authority has some conditions which is not fulfilled by this institution yet. Some of the conditions include: a) at least 100 full time faculty of which 33% must be Professors and b) 30% of the faculty members must be engaging their time for research. 
- Rankings Financial Times. Financial Times
- Rektorenkonferenz der Schweizer Universitäten. "Recognised or Accredited Swiss Higher Education Institutions". Retrieved 8 March 2011.