Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Sustainability Management

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Program Description

The aim of the BBA in Sustainability Management program is to offer an in-depth theoretical knowledge of business administration. At the end of the program, you will be able to understand the challenges facing executives in today's global business.

You will learn how to strategically incorporate sustainable practices into every business's operations to provide the extra competitive edge required in today's complex business environment.Students are exposed to real business operations through regular interaction with the business community and corporate world.

You will develop leadership and intercultural skills and be exposed to practical experience during experiential camps, field trips and visits to international organizations under the careful guidance of experts.

The teaching methodology is predominately interactive based on role-play activities and in-class discussions of cases and videos. You will work on business projects with leading executives in organizations and will be invited to company presentations and conferences. Online resources and electronic communication platforms are utilized to enable paperless classes.

Program Organisation:

Content: 33 modules including Experiential Camps and Business Simulations.

9 specialized modules and projects in collaboration with executives.

Program Experience:

As an undergraduate student, you will be exposed to real business operations through regular interaction with the business community and corporate world.

Starting Dates: February and September.

Experiential Camps

Our experiential camps based around the world will help to raise your awareness of sustainable living and will allow you to develop practical solutions to environmental challenges.

GNH (Gross National Happiness)Bhutan

Learn about Bhutan's unique outlook on sustainability and holistic happiness while enjoying the scenic landscape of this unique country.

Eco-tourismIceland

Lectures about the country’s growing eco-tourism trend and visits to their leading tour operators to find out how Iceland is leading sustainable tourism today.

Nature ConservationCosta Rica

Discover nature conservation first hand in Costa Rica and find out how this lush Central American country is combating conservation issues daily.


Requirements for the Bachelor's Program:

  • Our university welcomes applications from students who have successfully completed an International Baccalaureate with a minimum score of 30 or a High School Diploma or any secondary education at an accredited institution with a minimum GPA OF 2.5. Students with final grades lower than IB 30 or GPA 2.5 can be accepted on probation depending on the results per subject.

    • Application fee of CHF 200.
    • Photocopy of a valid passport or ID.
    • Copy of high school diploma with official transcripts (if not originally in English).
    • CV/Resume indicating both complete education and any work experience in reverse chronological order.
    • Motivation Letter indicating why you want to study in Switzerland at Sustainability Management School.
    • If you are not a native English speaker or you have not spent the last 3 years in an English-taught school.
    • Two passport photographs.

Total Fee (Switzerland)

  • Year 1: 33,000 CHF
  • Year 2: 33,000 CHF
  • Year 3: 33,000 CHF

Total Fee (Italy)

  • Year 1: 17,500 €
  • Year 2: 17,500 €
  • Year 3: 17,500 €

Stand a chance to receive a scholarship by entering our different competitions: http://sumas.ch/scholarships/

Last updated Apr 2020

About the School

The aim of the SUMAS is to educate socially responsible global decision makers of the future who will make a real difference in the world. Its purpose is to deliver an innovative mix of sound business ... Read More

The aim of the SUMAS is to educate socially responsible global decision makers of the future who will make a real difference in the world. Its purpose is to deliver an innovative mix of sound business knowledge and a deep understanding of sustainable development. Read less
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