Category Archives: Academic

UIBS first business school in Belgium to achieve ACBSP accreditation

The United International Business Schools organization (UIBS) is the first and currently also the only higher education institution in Belgium with several programs accredited by the US-based Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The following programs received specialized accreditation, as delivered also at the Antwerp and Brussels campuses: Associate in Business Studies (ABS)

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UIBS achieves ACBSP accreditation

We are proud to announce that the United International Business Schools organization (UIBS) was recently granted initial accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The accreditation was granted for most Undergraduate/Bachelor and Graduate/Master programs as offered at our main campuses in Antwerp, Barcelona, Brussels and Zurich. The decision to grant accreditation

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UIBS signs partnership agreement with Centro Universitario CESINE in Santander, Spain, launches study abroad and dual degree programs

We are happy to announce that a partnership agreement was recently signed between Centro Universitario CESINE in Santander, Spain and the United International Business Schools organization (UIBS) in Zurich, Switzerland. Under the agreement, students from both institutions will have the chance to study abroad and transfer back earned credits into their programs. In addition, several

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Madrid campus moves to new location

We are happy to announce that since July 2016, all courses at our new Main Campus in Madrid (formerly designated as a Satellite Campus) are taking place at a new location. After 7 years at our location in the Regus Business Center on Carrera de San Jeronimo, with a continuously growing number of students, the time

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UIBS campuses in Zurich and Lausanne recertified by EduQua

The United International Business Schools organization (UIBS) is proud to have been recertified by the Swiss EduQua label for its higher education and career development services offered at its Main Campus in Zurich and Extension Campus in Lausanne, Switzerland. The evaluation visit took place during the Spring Quarter of the 2015 – 2016 academic year. The

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Spring Extra-curricular activities

Throughout the spring quarter several extra-curricular activities were organized throughout our campus network. During the undergraduate Destination Management course, taught by Professor Edgar Barroso at our campus in Madrid, students had the pleasure of receiving guest speaker Diego Sáinz, Director of Kora Trek, a travel agency that specializes in adventure travel and expeditions. On a

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Guest speaker during Undergraduate Destination Management course in Madrid

During a recent session of the Undergraduate course Destination Management taught by Professor Edgar Barroso, students had the pleasure of receiving guest speaker Diego Sáinz, Director of KORA TREK. KORA TREK is a travel agency that specializes in adventure travel and expeditions. KORA TREK organizes and advises on trekking and climbing escapades across all continents.

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Global study trip to New York for students from all campuses

Several Undergraduate and Graduate students from all campuses recently returned from their week-long global study trip to New York. Students were met by Marketing Director, Stephanie Kirschstein. During the trip students went to visit Siegel and Gale, a global brand strategy and design firm that developed the well-known NBA logo. Students also had the chance

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UIBS achieves Qfor certification for its campuses in Antwerp and Brussels

We are proud to announce that our main campuses in Antwerp and Brussels have recently been certified by Qfor, a European quality label for training institutions, following a thorough 2-day audit in November 2015. The Qfor certification is based on customer satisfaction, internal organization and quality assurance policies. The audit’s scope included our various study

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UIBS hosts first annual ATHEA conference

UIBS recently hosted the first annual conference of ATHEA, held on October 21, at UIBS’ new campus facilities in Brussels, Belgium. At the conference the association finalized its bylaws and formalized its candidacy and accreditation processes. The Association for Transnational Higher Education Accreditation (ATHEA) is a not-for-profit, membership-based association that seeks to advance quality in higher

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Welcome!

The management and staff of the United International Business Schools organization welcome you to read up on the latest news coming from the campus network. Feel free to contact us should you have any questions, or if you have any news that you would like to share with the rest of our community! We look forward to welcoming you on-campus. Enjoy!