Vocational Training

Swiss education Are 14-year-olds ready to make a career choice?

Students make big decisions about their professional futures at a young age in Switzerland. Too early, or just right?

Professional training Doing apprenticeships abroad

Apprenticeships are losing their appeal in Switzerland: more and more young people are continuing their studies instead of opting for professional ...

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Exporting apprenticeships

American ties Chances good for a Swiss-US free trade deal

Switzerland and the United States have signed a new accord on vocational education; a possible free trade agreement is also in the works. 

This content was published on December 4, 2018 10:06 AM
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Higher Education

Higher education   Reports exonerate ETH Zurich over allegations 

Switzerland’s top-ranked ETH Zurich has been cleared of accusations concerning governance, funding and gender bias by two external investigations. 

This content was published on July 12, 2019 9:49 AM

QS university ranking ETH Zurich moves into the top six universities worldwide

The Zurich-based Federal Institute of Technology (ETHZ) has moved up one place in the latest QS university rankings.

This content was published on June 19, 2019 11:40 AM
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University life

University comparison series How easy is it for international students to land a Swiss job?

Like in the US or UK, Swiss immigration regulations restrict non-European graduates from embarking on a professional career in the country.

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School Life

Justice ruling  Court upholds Geneva crossborder pupils ban  

A local court says the Geneva authorities acted lawfully when they decided to stop crossborder pupils from France attending its state schools.

This content was published on June 21, 2019 11:22 AM
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The Language Issue

Multilingualism French and foreign languages on rise in Switzerland

The linguistic landscape in Switzerland has changed over the past 40 years, a long-term report has found.

This content was published on March 28, 2018 8:56 PM
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