Core Strategy of SIMI Swiss

SmartUnies are often linked to technology, yet SIMI believes a SmartUni must embrace a unique CATS strategy.

C - Contents

Course material is updated for current trends and needs, and is adaptable for all learners, including those with disabilities.

A - Accreditation

Increase and expand accreditation where possible to enhance the quality and recognition of SIMI's programs and opportunities for continuous improvement.

T - Technology

Integrate technology throughout the entire process from enrollment and training to administration, aiming for a paperless and borderless university.

S - Services

Implement all activities with a spirit of service towards students, partners, and stakeholders, and ensure transparency of all information at every stage with involved parties.

Normal students

Smart university strategies (CATS) to support SIMI Swiss students:

(C) Personalized Content Learning

(A) Qualifications with Multi-Entity Recognition.

(T) Technology support normal students

(S) Student Affairs services

Students with disabilities

Smart university strategies (CATS) to support SIMI Swiss students with disabilities:

(C) Text-to-speech (TTS) learning content

(A) Qualifications with Multi-Entity Recognition.

(T) Assistive Technology Adapted for Learners with Disabilities

(S) Special Services for Learners with Disabilities

About SIMI Swiss

The Swiss Information and Management Institute (SIMI Swiss) is the first higher education institution in Zug, Switzerland, to have international accreditation at both the institutional and programmatic levels. 

Our Mission

SIMI Swiss is committed to the Smart University strategy with the CATS competency framework and is confident in becoming the leading HEI to apply this strategy in Switzerland.

Contents (C) Accreditation (A) Technology (T) Services (S)

Quality Control

Controlling Quality in SmartUni Strategy

Our Accreditation

SIMI Swiss is the first higher and postgraduate education institution in Zug, Switzerland, boasting the top-tier Premier Institution accreditation from the Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges, and Universities (ASIC). Its programs are officially recognized by the Ofqual UK.Gov Awarding Body, OTHM. Additionally, SIMI Swiss is a proud member of the SVEB, the Swiss Federation for Adult Learning. 

As part of our strategy, which aligns with the traditional Swiss educational approach of prioritizing accreditation over rankings, we are focusing on obtaining additional accreditations in our planning.

Our Integrated

Our Quality Assurance system aligns with many well-known and prestigious accreditation standards. As a Higher Education Institution in Switzerland, our QA aligns with the Standards and Guidelines for Quality Assurance in the European Higher Education Area (ESG).

By integrating the Smart University Strategy into our QA framework, we make our processes more controlled and open up more opportunities for improvement in the era of technology.

Continuous Improvement

Continuous improvement lies at the heart of our approach, driven by a cycle of evaluation, feedback, and refinement. Our aim is to increase student satisfaction, enhance learning outcomes, and improve operational efficiency.


Key Elements of SIMI Swiss Continuous Improvement to become Smart University:


  1. Data-Driven Decision Making
  2. Stakeholder Engagement
  3. Improve Quality Assurance Systems & get more accreditation. 
  4. Professional Development for our staffs.
  5. Innovative Teaching and Learning Strategies
  6. Technological Integration
  7. Feedback Loops.
Future of our Accreditation

SIMI Swiss is planning to obtain more accreditations at both the institutional and programmatic levels.

This will be focused on as an important part of the 2024-2025 Strategic Outlook plan.

Accredited at Institutional Level

Accredited at Programmatic Level

our future

Outlook 2025

Main investment


More Accreditation


Invest Healthcare School


Expand e-campus


Increase Marketshare

*Excerpt from "Outlook of Smart University Strategy"


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