School of Management

Due to the high practical relevance and the lecturers’ strong links with the business community, the School of Management fosters scientifically sound, implementation-oriented skills and solutions for business management and development as well as for information and process management. Business Administration and Business Information Technology graduates from Eastern Switzerland University of Applied Sciences are frequently recruited as junior staff by companies in the local region and beyond.

The retention rates for the Department of Business Administration's degree programmes show what percentage of first-year students go on to successfully complete their course. Students who leave do so either voluntarily or because they fail to progress. The following figures are averages calculated over the last five years.

Bachelor's programmes (Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Business Information Technology)
  • Assessment stage (foundation course)
    72% of first-year students successfully progress to the main course.
  • Main course
    More than 97% of students on the main course successfully complete it.
Master's degree programmes (Master of Business Administration and Business Information Technology)
  • Between 73% and 79% of students successfully complete the Master's programme.
Executive Master in Business Administration (EMBA)
  • More than 90% of students successfully complete the EMBA programme.

Contact

School of Management
+41 71 226 17 00
wirtschaft(at)ost.ch