Press Release - ACBSP Accreditation for Business Programs

Press Release

On June 27th, 2021 at the Annual Conference Meeting of the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), the American University of Afghanistan received its accreditation for the following business programs: 

  • Bachelor of Business Administration BBA Finance BBA

  • Operations Management/Management BBA Accounting BBA

  • Master’s Business Administration MBA

This great accomplishment was obtained after AUAF, under the guidance of Dr. Coleen Foster, submitted the self-evaluation report on December 2020.  

On March 2021 an External Virtual Evaluation was carried out by the following evaluators:

  • Dr. Pavel Strach, Chair

Head of Department of Marketing and Management

MBA Program Director

Skoda Auto University


  • Dr. Doug Gilbert

College of Management and Technology

Walden University


  • Dr. Parag Amin

Dean- Marketing

SIES College of Management Studies

SRI Chandrasekarendra Saraswathy Vidyapuram

The representatives of AUAF for the virtual evaluation meeting were:  Dra. Victoria C. Fontan, Dr. Arni Arnthorsson, Dra. Enakshi Sengupta, Mr. Zarif Karimi and Dra. Flor Cubero.

AUAF business programs are hereby accredited by a global business accrediting organization. 

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