Welcome to the Swiss Arbitration Academy SAA

The Swiss Arbitration Academy (SAA) in cooperation with the University of Lucerne and the University of Neuchâtel offers flexible programs tailored to the individual participant\'s needs. Participants can choose to complete internationally accredited comprehensive programs covering all aspects of an arbitration or choose to focus on individual aspects of an arbitration. All programs are a unique combination of an academic education and practical hands-on training with renowned international practitioners.

We are proud that the internationally accredited Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in Arbitration program is endorsed by renowned arbitral institutions: the German Institution of Arbitration (DIS), ICC Switzerland, the Milan Chamber of Arbitration (CAM), the Kigali International Arbitration Centre (KIAC)the Swiss Chambers\' Arbitration Institution (SCAI), the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC) and the Vienna International Arbitration Centre (VIAC).

For more information, or if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail or telephone.

Best regards

Dr. Urs Weber-Stecher
Member of the Academic Council
Chairman of the Board of Directors


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Registration for the CAS in Arbitration 2017/18 in now open

We are currently still receiving applications for the 2017/18 CAS in Arbitration Program. The first module will start on May 4, 2017.


Discount for Turkish Participants

This year, the Swiss Arbitration Academy wishes to give Turkish practitioners and advanced students the opportunity to familiarise themselves with the similiarities between Turkish and Swiss Arbitration Law. We therefore offer a discount to all Turkish participants of the CAS Program who apply before May 1st, 2017.

For more information, please contact our Director of Studies.