SBS Swiss Business School

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SBS Swiss Business School
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About the School
President:Dr. Craig Shoemaker
(Honorary President)
Vice President:Marijana Karanfiloska
Dean:Bert Wolfs, Ph.D.
Students:937 (2016)
Location:Zurich, Switzerland

SBS Swiss Business School is a private business school located in Zurich, Switzerland with affiliated campuses in Latvia, Kazakhstan, United Arab Emirates, Hong Kong, Argentina, India, Myanmar.[1]


SBS Swiss Business School was founded in 1998[2] as a private[3] institution.[4]

Academic Programs[edit]

SBS Swiss Business School offers a variety of programs. All academic programs are taught in English. SBS delivers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs such as Bachelor, Master and Doctoral degrees.

Undergraduate and graduate programs are proposed in several disciplines, including Business administration, E-Commerce and Science.

An Executive MBA, an Online MBA and a Doctorate Program in Business Administration are also available.[5][6][7][8]

Accreditation Status[edit]

SBS Swiss Business School programs are accredited by the British Accreditation Council (BAC)[9] Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)[10] and the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE),[11]. Both these US-wide accreditation bodies have been recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) as a programmatic accrediting organization. SBS Swiss Business School is listed in the database of "Accredited Programs by Program Type or Accrediting Organization". [12]

SBS Swiss Business School is certified by EduQua, the Swiss Quality Assurance Certificate for providers in the field of adult learning.


SBS Swiss Business School has joined the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International),[13] the Swiss Adult Education Association (SVEB),[14] the Swiss Federation of Private Schools (VSP),[15] the Swiss Conference of Higher Education,[16] the Swiss Private School Register,[17] and a member of the Central and East European Management Development Association (CEEMAN) based in Slovenia, but not accredited,[18].


Since 2012, the MBA programs of SBS Swiss Business School have been ranked as tier one MBA programs by the CEO Magazine Global MBA Rankings.[19] The Online MBA Program of SBS Swiss Business School has been ranked 2nd place in the 2016 CEO Magazine Global Online MBA Rankings.[20]

The DBA program of SBS has been ranked 18th place by the European Economic Committee, Global DBA Rankings EURO 2016.[21] 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,[22] 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.[23]

Partner Institutions[edit]

SBS Swiss Business School is a partner institutions with the International Business School in Almaty - Kazakhstan, the BA School of Business and Finance in Riga[24] - Latvia, United States and Al-Tareeqah Management Studies in the United Arab Emirates.


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  5. ^ "SBS Profile - Last update February the 5th 2014". AASBI.
  6. ^ "Master Portal SBS Swiss Business School". Mastersportal.
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  8. ^ "SBS Swiss Business School Learn4good". Learn4good.
  9. ^ "BAC Accredited Providers".
  10. ^ "Accredited programs ACBSP, updated January the 7th 2014". ACBSP.
  11. ^ "IACBE Membership Status" (PDF). IACBE.
  12. ^ "CHEA Database Search". CHEA.]
  13. ^ "AACSB Members in Switzerland". AACSB.
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  15. ^ "Swiss Federation of Private Schools - Members". Swiss-schools.
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  17. ^ "Swiss Private School Register". Swiss private school register.
  18. ^ "CEEMAN Institutional Members". CEEMAN.
  19. ^ "CEO Magazine - MBA Rankings 2016". CEO Magazine.
  20. ^ "CEO Magazine - MBA Rankings 2016". CEO Magazine.
  21. ^ "European Economic Committee - Global DBA Rankings EURO 2016". Global DBA Rankings EURO 2016.
  22. ^ "European CEO - Global Business Education Awards 2012". European CEO. Archived from the original on 2013-06-08.
  23. ^ "Online MBA 2009 Listing Financial Times". Rankings.
  24. ^ "Universities Handbook Partners of Riga Business School". Universitieshandbook. Archived from the original on 2015-02-27.

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