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ABMS – The Open University of Switzerland

Education // July 7, 2017
Provided by // ABMS - The Open University of Switzerland

ABMS - The Open University of Switzerland is a dynamic, modern university in the heart of Switzerland, with a focus upon all aspects of the management and business industry. 

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There is a long tradition of management in Switzerland, and it is the ideal environment for young people from all over the world wishing to study for the most important business and management professions. ABMS is accredited by many national and international organizations like EFMD and EduQua. The Open University of Switzerland is part of ABMS Education Group.


ABMS University - the first certified online educational system in Switzerland

The European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) recently awarded ABMS the first certificate of an online certified courses system “EOCCS” for a university in Switzerland. EFMD is the most prestigious accreditation body within Europe.


Swiss Quality Education delivered from Switzerland to all over the world

ABMS is a young Swiss Institute founded in 2013 and is certified by the Swiss EduQua, the Swiss National Quality label for Education, as well as being certified by ASIC (a recognized British government accreditation body), and being certified by the European Council for Business Education.

ABMS head office is in the financial capital of Europe, Zurich, with a great location in the centre of the city. It is managed by “Prof. Habib Al Souleiman, PhD, MLaw, MBA” who has held senior education related posts and managed in Swiss Schools for more than 10 years.


Double awards with state universities (top 500 universities in the world)

It’s important to mention that ABMS offers a joint diploma/degree with 2 European leading State Universities: The University of Dąbrowa Górnicza (WSB) and Taras Shevchenko National University (KNU). All graduating ABMS students will get a joint diploma/degree with both WSB and KNU. In 2017 KNU is ranked as one of the best 500 universities in the world (current ranking 411), and WSB is ranked as one of the best universities in Poland.


Winner of many accreditations and awards

ABMS was recently (in the last month) recognised with the award of “best young private university for 2017”, an award given by the Minister of Trade in Istanbul, and organised by the prestigious economy magazine, Ekovitrin. ABMS is also the winner of the STUDENTS SATISFACTION & DELIGHT AWARD, awarded in December 2016 by Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) and Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM).



Written by Hans-Uwe Edelstein - Freelance Educational Journalist

Zurich photo: swiss-image.ch/Jan Geerk


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