ABMS OPEN UNIVERSITY OF SWITZERLAND® the first virtual private independent university in Europe, is a registered trademark for Education in Switzerland under Nr. 690804 by the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property. ABMS is registered by the Swiss Federal Authorities under Commercial Reg.Nr. (CH-170.4.012.134-9.) a private independent university licensed to operate in application of Swiss Law for Post-secondary Education including Bachelor's, Master's and Doctorate Degree, ABMS was founded in Switzerland, in the State of Zug, we are authorized to operate and issue Diplomas in Switzerland according to the letter number (DBK DBKS 6 / 33 / 60236) issued by the Board of Education and Culture. Our distance study program methods were reviewed and fulfilled the law for education "Art. 21 Abs. 2 Ziff.11 Bst" by the Swiss Federal Department of Finance according to letter number (1523_01/04.14). Additionally, ABMS is a "Premier Accredited University" by Accreditation Service for International Colleges & Universities ASIC UK, a recognized Institutional accreditation body by the British Government (Home Office/UKVI), a member of the NARIC (National Academic Recognition Information Centre - UK Quality Standards Group), a "National Affiliated Accreditation body" by ENQA Europe (The European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education Education) and a member by CHEA USA (Council for Higher Education Accreditation IQG). ABMS Study Programs in Business Administration Up to Doctorate are accredited by the European Council for Business Education Belgium - ECBE a Bona-Fide Accreditation body for ECTS and Bologna System affiliated to ENQA Europe (The European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education Education) and a member by CHEA USA (Council for Higher Education Accreditation IQG). ABMS is accredited, Certified and/or member by the Swiss National Tourist Office (MySwitzerland), ICDE Norway (supported by the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research), (EFMD EU), (UN PRME), (AACSB USA), (CEEMAN EU), (ACBSP USA), (ECBE CH), (USDLA USA), (ASCB(E) UK), (ECLBS EU), (EFQM EU), (EUCDL EU), (ASIQUAL UK), (AHLA USA), (CHRIE USA), (BHA UK), and many more, check Accreditation... for Further information please check the Government's Official Web Portal - State of Zug (Switzerland) as well ABMS is ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 29990:2010 Certified. ABMS® is a registered trademark for Education in Switzerland under Nr. 689117.ABMS is the winner of "MENAA CUSTOMER SATISFACTION & DELIGHT AWARD" evaluated and awarded by Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) and ILM UK.