Since its foundation in 1997, continuing education has been one of the 4 institutional mandates of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (together with Bachelor and Master degree courses, applied research and consulting services).
The Executive Administrative Office provides support services for the whole university in terms of the organisational, administrative and management activities to be executed by each unit.
Since the creation of SUPSI as an autonomous organisation, we have had the yearly obligation of preparing a correct balance sheet and income statement, and more generally of maintaining appropriate bookkeeping procedures.
This service promotes concrete projects and actions of awareness in order to integrate the dimension of gender and the basic themes relative to equal opportunity within SUPSI and the University of Southern Switzerland.
Since the beginning of 2000, SUPSI has autonomously taken on all of the various tasks pertaining to the administrative management of personnel.
In collaboration with the University Executive, the Institute Communications Service defines the internal and external communications strategies, describing the institutional communications tools and actions to adopt in order to achieve the set targets.
The IT service tends to the IT applications supporting the SUPSI administrative processes, managing a portfolio of applications throughout their entire life-cycle: identifying requirements, completing the development or acquisition process, making new applications operational, providing maintenance services, assisting users, managing data quality, etc..
Administers the SUPSI quality assurance procedures. Promotes an ethos of quality, in terms of dissemination and consensus. Provides the Institutes with quality-improvement support services. Tends to the official institutional accreditation procedures.
The Statistics Service gathers data on a regular basis, and, by means of statistical documents, processes and periodically disseminates statistical information related mainly to students.
This general advisory service provides information and guidance on a variety of educational and employment options.
This service promotes the practice of physical and sports activities for students, professors and collaborators of SUPSI and The University of Southern Switzerland.