Department in numbers
The Department of Business Economics, Health and Social Care (DEASS) is currently the largest SUPSI Department in terms of student numbers enrolled on bachelor’s, master’s and continuing education programmes. A series of figures epitomising DEASS is provided in the section below.


  • 6 Bachelor's courses in italian (Business Administration, Leisure Management, Nursing, Occupational therapy, Physiotherapy, Social Work)
  • 1 Bachelor's course in german (Physiotherapie Landquart)
  • 3 Master's courses (Master in Business Administration in collaboration with Fachkonferenz Wirtschaft und Dienstleistungen, Master in Nursing, and Master in Social Work - Master en Travail social - in collaboration with Haute Ecole Specialisée de Suisse Occidentale)
  • About 250 continuing education courses (Advances studies and short term courses)

Students and collaborators

  • More than 1'300 Bachelor's and Master's students
  • About 3'000 continuig educations'students
  • About 230 collaborators


  • About 60 researchers 
  • More than 70 project in course