Bachelor of Business Administration (Dual SWISS / U.S.), B.B.A.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
  • Tuition Fee
    17940 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    17940 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English (take IELTS)
The UBIS Dual Swiss/U.S. Bachelor in Business Administration, University of Business and International Studies Geneva offers a comprehensive education with two components of specialized courses in business administration and international business.


The UBIS Dual Swiss/U.S. Bachelor in Business Administration, University of Business and International Studies Geneva offers a comprehensive education with two components of specialized courses in business administration and international business. This is complemented by classes in related subjects such as international economics, accounting, management and supervision, international marketing and advertising, public relations, and entrepreneurship, as well as international communications, organizational culture and ethics.

Dual Swiss/U.S Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration (BBA) online

The world of business is changing- want to obtain the knowledge and skills needed to have a successful career? Looking to attend an international university with students from 30 countries- while saving on your tuition fees? Why not enroll in UBIS'- University of Business and International Studies, online Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA) program?

Dual Degree:

Whats more, students may choose to enroll in the DUAL DEGREE (SWISS & US) BBA Program, benefiting from our global collaboration with Potomac College, a regionally accredited post-secondary institution located in Washington, D.C. It facilitates the transfer of UBIS credits to Potomac College and Potomac credits to UBIS, so that our students can combine courses from both institutions, and graduate with a degree from the United States and another from Europe with no extra cost supplementary courses.

Online Overview:

At UBIS Online, you can earn college credit through the most flexible and accessible educational system around. Your online courses are available to you 24 hours a day, from anywhere that you have access to the internet. No need to carry a pencil! Our interactive courses provide you with a variety of options for communicating with your professor and classmates. The chat room offers a real time location to exchange ideas and questions. Threaded Discussions promote interaction by allowing students to post comments to course topics at any time.


Eduqua Quality certification

Member of the International Assembly for Collegiate Bussines Education

Member of Federation des EnterprisesRomande

Member of European Council for Business Education

Member of the European Council of International Schools

*UBIS Genevas articulation agreement with Potomac College (regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education) allows you the possibility of studying either 3 years in Geneva and 1 year in Washington, or 2 years in Geneva and 2 years in Washington. In addition, all or part of your course of study can be taken through our virtual campus at UBIS or in Potomacs online educational program.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Evening, Weekday, Weekend, Flexible
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Time flexibility
    • Attendance
      Regular mandatory meetings
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Programme Structure

A BBA is valuable no matter what aspect of business you plan to venture into. You will learn important managerial skills, as well as other vital techniques that go into being successful in the world of business.

These skills paired, with the multicultural background of the University of Business and International Studies in Geneva is a sure fire way to ensure that you are trained to the highest level in international business administration. Regardless if youre ready to go global or not, UBIS is the way to start.

Switzerland has been a truly international country for a long time, and UBIS reflects this poly-cultural atmosphere with its diverse student body. By availing yourself of an education in Switzerland, you will truly have a real international experience, going to classes with students from countries all over the world. This, more than anything, will prepare you for the rigors of a future international business career and will make you more confident as you make you way in the world of international business.

For each course: 3 hours/week+ appropriate amount of homework and other assignments;

Monday through Friday;

Undergraduate students can start their education at the beginning of any term.

40 courses of 3 U-credits + Comprehensive Examination


  • Accounting
  • Anthropology
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • English
  • General Education Studies
  • Research
  • Statistics
  • Technology


At UBIS, you will learn from personal experiences from the industrys most influential and competent

leaders. Example of some of our faculty:

- Former Vice President - Middle East & Africa at PepsiCola International

- Former Head of Credit Department, EFP Private Bank, Geneva

- Founder and Executive Director of ICVolunteers, an international non-profit organization

- Expert in Intercultural Management to the Council of Europe and the Confederation (OFPER).

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Take IELTS test
  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

  • Secondary School/High School Diploma
  • Secondary School/High School Transcript
  • Motivation letter TOEFL/IELTS English placement exam

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa! (Unless that chair you're sitting on is in a foreign country...)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    17940 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17940 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National Applies to you

    17940 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17940 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Bachelor degree Online: CHF 19.600 /year (average ) – Cost of the full program (CHF 58.800)
  • Bachelor degree Blended: CHF 26.000 /year (average) – Cost of the full program (CHF 78.000)

Living costs for Genève

1,040 - 1,140 CHF/month
Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.