University of Business & International Studies

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UBIS a Swiss Boutique University

  • Dual Swiss/U.S degrees in Business Administration and International Relations (worldwide recognition)
  • On campus/ Online/ Blended format
  • 6 entry dates per year
  • Personalized professional mentoring program

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The University of Business and International Studies (UBIS) is a Swiss Boutique University. UBIS is part of the Linden Education Group a consortium of small, boutique universities based in the United States.

UBIS courses are taught in English. Programs give you the choice of studying physically in Geneva, London and Washington D.C. – or to study online.

Courses include Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Business Administration and International Relations, plus a series of Industry Specific Certificate programs customized to the ever-changing marketplace.

In addition to its main campuses UBIS has established key partnerships with leading university in the United States, Europe, Asia and Africa. This continued commitment to innovation provides students, working professionals and faculty members with a more global view of the international landscape.

We are proud to offer exchange programs and dual degrees in conjunction with schools and universities in countries around the world.

UBIS currently enrolls students from 40+ different countries. These dynamics enable UBIS to craft exclusive degrees and uniquely tailored opportunities for students before they enter a globalized career.

Degree Programs


Undergraduate Programs

Gain a Global Business/International Relations prospective on a 3 year program:

  • Dual Swiss/U.S. Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
  • Dual Swiss/U.S Bachelor of Arts in International Relations (BA-IR)

Graduate Programs

Advance your International Relations/Business Mindset in just 2 years

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Emerging Market Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Arts in International Relations (MA-IR)

Executive Programs

Condensed and personalized Executive programs

  • Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)
  • Training / Industry specific program
  • Consultancy

A swiss global boutique university

WE offer DUAL SWISS/U.S. BACHELOR and MASTER programs, anchored into the NEW WORLD (emerging countries, world economy and global challenges). They are attended online, on our own or partnering campuses worldwide. Our ultimate goal is to make our graduates SHINE on the international job market.


Earn a DUAL SWISS/U.S. Bachelor of Business Administration in international cities like Geneva, London or Washington D.C.

Learn from experienced faculty who will share their knowledge


Interested in International Relations or DUAL SWISS/U.S.  MBA. Be seen as unique on the job market and kick off to a successful career


You already have a degree but want to develop your international career and develop your network.

Shine the brightest and advance your career with our short time program.

MBA for emerging markets

Earn a MBA degree and develop your international experience. 4 different locations, 4 different approaches to business.



International network


Close Links with the Corporate World


International accreditation


Dual Degree programs


International locations


Faculty experience


Online – on campus – blended (transfer between campuses)


6 intakes per year (jan, mar, may, jul, sept, oct)


Flexible schedule


Boutique University


International faculty and student body


84% study abroad alumni felt their studies abroad helped them build valuable skills for the job market.


80% of today’s jobs are landed through networking.


40% foreign residents from 157 different nations are living in Geneva.


100% of our graduates are in touch with professionals with real world experience.

All programs are available on campus / blended / online

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Main Campus Locations:

Affiliate Campus Locations:

  • London
  • Washington D.C
  • Astana
  • Baku
  • Bangkok
  • Dubai
  • Hangzhou
  • Ho Chi Minh City
  • Hong Kong
  • New  York
  • Paris
  • San Diego
  • Shanghai
  • St Petersburg
  • Phoenix
  • Tbilisi
  • Tunis
  • Warsaw
  • Yangon

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