Liverpool and ABMS in Switzerland Certified by EOCCS

Many congratulations to the University of Liverpool Management School and ABMS Open University of Switzerland, whose courses have been recently certified by EOCCS Online Course Certification System.

The following six courses from two renowned institutions have been awarded EOCCS Certification:

Mini Diploma in eBusiness and Global Marketing at the ABMS Open University of Switzerland

“ABMS University in Switzerland is proud to receive the EOCCS Certification for our online system and courses. EOCCS is a high-quality label for any online university seeking worldwide recognition. At ABMS we believe that EOCCS is a great proof of quality in the field of online and distance education. We are proud to be the first university in Switzerland to achieve the EOCCS Certification by EFMD Global Network,” commented Habib Al Souleiman, ABMS PR Director.

The following five courses within Online Masters in Business Administration at the University of Liverpool Management School in the UK
– KMBA710 Being a Leader
– KMBA711 The Organisation in Strategic Context
– KMBA712 Finance and Accounting for Managers
– KMBA713 Market Perspectives
– KMBA714 Innovation and Change

“We are delighted to have received EOCCS certification for our Online MBA courses. It provides us with international recognition for the high-quality online design and learning experience we offer,”
said Julia Balogun, the Director of the University of Liverpool Management School.

David Asch, EFMD Quality Services Director, said: “We are extremely pleased that the six online courses from the two leading business schools, the University of Liverpool and ABMS Switzerland, have successfully completed the pioneering EOCCS – Online Course Certification System. EOCCS has been designed as a demanding and quality-driven international certification system, firmly embedded in the general philosophy of EFMD accreditations, namely internationalisation, practical relevance and quality improvement.”

“We would like to warmly congratulate both institutions for the tremendous work they put into the development of their online courses and for the completion of the certification process. EOCCS gives online courses within universities, business schools, corporate learning organisations and public agencies a top international quality benchmark in the online learning landscape, strengthening not only their market positioning but also allowing for critical self-reflection and peer assessment,” added Anne Swanberg, EOCCS Project Director.

The system is open to any institution delivering online business and/or management-related courses that are stand-alone or constitute part of a certificate or a programme.

With 24 certified courses from 10 institutions, EOCCS has built an international quality benchmark for online courses worldwide.

If you would like further information or are interested in your online course taking part, please visit the EOCCS website or contact