American University in Switzerland

American University in Switzerland

La Tour-de-Peilz , Switzerland
  • 85
    Acceptance Rate
  • 8
    Available Programs
  • 250
  • 16500
    Average Cost
  • Program
  • Permit


AUS provides students with transferable skills in a multicultural and progressive environment, where cutting-edge theory interlinks with practical experience. Business programs create the ideal platform, whether the student is embarking on their career, re-entering the job market, or is seeking to move into a leadership position. AUS caters to every individual’s needs with an emphasis on a modern curriculum, enabling students to achieve their academic goals while evolving within an international milieu. University’s staff is highly motivated to help students succeed in their education and career, providing them with the know-how and passion to guide students on their journey. AUS looks forward to welcoming students and helping them prepare for the business world of tomorrow.

Entry requirements

International students must submit their application documents in the English language. 

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. 

Scholarship & funding

Merit-Based Scholarship: The Scholarship offered on a Merit Base is 3,000 CHF on the tuition fees only/year. To be eligible for the scholarship, you should have a minimum of 3.2 out of 4 on your GPA.

Need-based Scholarship: The scholarship offered on a Need Base is 3,000 CHF on the tuition fees only. To be eligible, you will have to draft a letter to the university indicating why you need the scholarship.

University offers installment options in which you can make payment for your tuition fees in one, two, or three installments.

Note - The Admission fees students have to pay are 3,500 CHF, and if students apply through platform, they will also get a reduction in the admission fees from 3,500 CHF to 2,000 CHF.

For more information about how to ask for financial aid and scholarship click here.


Student life

Live, learn, and grow as a future business leader in the most innovative, business-friendly, and beautiful country in the world. Choose your own path among many specializations.

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