Ladies and gentlemen,
students, continuing and executive education students and cooperation partners
Welcome! Rooted in the heart of Central Switzerland, the Lucerne School of Business is your competence centre for higher education in management.
Expansive history with local roots
What began in 1971 with a handful of lecturers and 26 students has, thanks to broad support from politicians, the business community and the local population, grown to become one of Switzerland's most important business schools, with around 2,000 students attending bachelor's and master's degree programmes and the same number again engaging in continuing and executive education and further training. A cornerstone of the School’s successful trajectory are the close ties it maintains with Central Switzerland’s vocational training institutions and industry partners.
Central Swiss competence centre
The School currently maintains a strong profile in areas which are important economically and socially, including banking and finance, business and regional economics, communication and marketing, and tourism and mobility. This broad thematic orientation contributes to our reputation as the pre-eminent centre of excellence for higher education in management in Central Switzerland.
Securing the next generation of business people
We are committed to providing excellent higher education for the next generation of executives. Accordingly, our bachelor’s and master’s students can expect demanding, practically relevant and theoretically grounded degree programmes. Through wide-ranging collaborative ventures with national and international partners, the Lucerne School of Business lays foundations for the globalised world of work. Our collaborative ventures with commercial enterprises facilitate graduate career pathways.
Success along the career trajectory
The School instils in its students the joy of learning and acquiring knowledge, thus providing the basis for excellent career prospects throughout their career trajectories. Thanks to the all-embracing nature and quality of the continuing and executive education programmes we offer, students will continue to be able to acquire new expertise as they chart their career trajectories.
Applied research in dialogue with science and industry
Our applied research and development arises from a dialogue with the scientific community and industry. Clients commissioning the Lucerne School of Business with service projects benefit from the broad knowledge and immense project management experience of our staff. In exchange, our commercial clients provide us with useful stimuli, which we use in our teaching and within the academic community. We place a high value on this intensive networking.
Find out more about the many opportunities that exist at the Lucerne School of Business. Our expert lecturers, researchers and staff look forward to providing you with all the advice you need.
Prof Dr Christine Böckelmann