OUS Royal Academy of Economics and Technology in Switzerland is the first virtual university authorized, licensed to operate, and issue Diplomas in Switzerland according to the letter number “DBK DBKS 6 / 33 / 60236” issued by Board of Education and Culture in the State of Zug (Switzerland). OUS is a member and sponsoring organization for the Swiss National Tourist Office as well approved school for public scholarships in Switzerland by “Association for Bipartite Enforcement, Continuing Training and the Social Fund for Staff Leasing” SwissStaffing which is an approved organization by the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs SECO.
OUS maintains offices in three different cities with a total floor space of approximately 500 m2. In addition, OUS uses four meeting-rooms in Baar, Canton of Zug. The said office premises include around 25 fully equipped workstations. OUS employs around 60 employees (full-time and part-time). OUS serves students from over 70 countries.
OUS is accredited by Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges and Universities (ASIC). The University has earned Premier status with ASIC for its commendable areas of operation.
OUS is double ISO certified (ISO 29990:2010 / ISO 9001:2008).
OUS is a validated awarding center by ASIQUAL (Academic and Skills International Qualifications).
Additionally OUS is member of:
- (ICDE) – International Council for Open and Distance Education,
- (EFQM) – European Foundation for Quality Management,
- (AACSB International) – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business,
- (ACBSP) – The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs,
- (USDLA) – United States Distance Learning Association,
- (AHLA) – American Hotel & Lodging Association,
- (CHRIE) – International Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education,
- (BHA) – British Hospitality Association,
- (QISAN) the Quality International Study Abroad Network.
OUS offer study programs (Bachelor, Master and Doctorate) in business fields.
Visit the OUS website here: www.ous.ch