Educating Switzerland

How does Switzerland turn out enough skilled workers and export the knowledge? Do Swiss universities fare well on the world stage?  Which languages are taught in Swiss schools? You’ll find the answers to these questions and more below.

Higher Education

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Vocational Training

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Exporting apprenticeships

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The Language Issue

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School Life

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State school system

Every child in Switzerland must go to school up around age 15, after which students are funnelled into apprenticeships or university tracks.

Bad at school, good at work New opportunities for weak pupils

Finding a job without having a diploma is becoming more and more difficult. Many struggling pupils face ending up on social welfare. The Lift ...