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    Diploma in Foundation Studies


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    1 year





    The Diploma in Foundation Studies is designed to equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge required for success in higher education. We offer this program as part of our commitment to prepare students for academic success and career readiness. Our curriculum is carefully crafted to prepare students for university-level education; therefore, it encompasses both theoretical concepts as well as practical applications. Through interactive classroom sessions, group discussions, practical activities, individual projects, and assessments, we ensure that each student receives personalized attention and support.

    By enrolling in this programme, you can be assured of gaining valuable knowledge and skills that will set you apart from your peers when seeking admission into universities worldwide.

    Programme Structure

      • Foundation English Language
      • Introduction to Mathematics
      • Study Skills
      • Introduction to Physics
      • Introduction to Business
      • Introduction to Computing
      • Introduction to Economics
      • Introduction to Hospitality

    Mandatory Units

      • Foundation Mathematics
      • Foundation Computing
      • Study Skills
      • Foundation Economics

    Pathway 1 – Business: 

      • Foundation Business and Management
      • Foundation Accounting

    Pathway 2 – Law:

      • Foundation Law
      • Foundation Government and Politics

    Pathway 3 – Hospitality: 

      • Foundation Hospitality
      • Foundation Sociology

    Pathway 4 – Psychology:

      • Foundation Psychology
      • Foundation Sociology

    Contact Info

    Office of Admissions

    Industriestrasse 24,
    6300 Zug, Switzerland

    +41 76 396 6493

    [email protected]

    Mon – Fri 8:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

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    Why study here?

    Switzerland is world-renowned for its high-quality educational institutions, and the Swiss Institute of Management and Sciences (SIMS) is no exception. Located in the city of Zug, SIMS provides an array of programs and courses that are highly respected by employers around the globe. The curriculum at SIMS has been crafted to give students a well-rounded education encompassing every facet of business and management. The courses are rigorous and require hard work, but the rewards are worth it as graduates leave with an understanding of the global marketplace and its associated challenges. SIMS graduates are highly sought after by employers due to their strong analytical skills, problem-solving ability, and cultural awareness. The University has an excellent reputation for placing graduates in top jobs at leading companies worldwide.

    The Diploma in Foundation Studies offered at our institution is an excellent choice for any student looking to embark on their journey towards obtaining tertiary-level education successfully.