Associate Bachelor in Business Administration

ABMS The Open University Of Switzerland

Program Description

Associate Bachelor in Business Administration

ABMS The Open University Of Switzerland

Advance Your Expertise at ABMS

Connect with learners and leaders just like you in our online associate bachelor's programs. You will go as far as your mind will take you as a associate bachelor's student at ABMS.

For Professionals

The Swiss Diploma (Year 1) or Associate of Bachelor's of Business Administration signifies the first level of achievement in any academic discipline. In our executive bachelor's programs, you will:

  • Develop and practice innovative research methods.
  • Earn the highest quality of education.
  • Achieve the expertise to publish in peer-reviewed journals.
  • Become a successful researcher and professional.

Associate Bachelor's Diploma/ Swiss Diploma: 2 years/ 1 year

The Swiss diploma / associate bachelor's diploma will take your leadership to the next level. In our bachelor's programs, you will:

  • Lay the foundation for future for studies and professional achievement.
  • Study and apply innovative research methods.
  • Combine applied research and professional practice.
  • Prepare to make an impact in policy and practice.
  • Learn strategies to facilitate more effective, adaptable organizations and create positive change.
  • Become a more innovative leader in your field.

Study Language: this study program taught entirely in English.

We have 4 intakes per year: January, April, July, and October



  • Essentials of Management
  • Fundamentals of Economics
  • Communications for Business
  • Understanding Business Organisations
  • Business Mathematics
  • Introduction to Finance
  • eBusiness
  • Principles of Marketing


  • Human Resources in Business
  • Understanding Consumer Behaviour
  • Principles of Business Operations
  • Advanced Business Mathematics
  • Business Economics
  • Financial Management
  • Information Systems and Organisations
  • Marketing in Business

Admission Requirements:

This study program is the 2nd academic year of the Bachelor study program

Duration: 1 year or more

Diploma: Associate Degree in Business Administration

Age: Minimum age 17 years

Previous study: Diploma or equivalent

English level: IELTS or equivalent (Only for students from non-English speaking countries or students who did not study at English speaking school)

Study Method: Online

Fee: 7900 Euro for Associate Bachelor and 5900 Euro for Swiss Diploma

European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System: this program is equivalent to 120 ECTS

European Qualifications Framework: this program is equivalent to EQF Level 5

Note: Study fee does not include application and reservation fee (to guarantee you a study place) of 240 Euro (onetime payment and non-refundable).

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated April 24, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Online
Start Date
Start date
Mar., 2017
1 - 2 years
Part time
7,900 EUR
Start date Mar., 2017
Switzerland Zurich
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Duration 1 - 2 years
Price 7,900 EUR