Main content

Here are the first two stories related to the main content

#WeAreSwissAbroad – Evelina Stampa “Never a stranger in Los Angeles”

Swiss citizen Evelina Stampa refelects on life in Los Angeles as part of our #weareswissabroad series.

Additional content

The following is a list of topics and material that could be useful for you.

Follow-up material to accompany the main content

Here are additional stories besides the main content

Basics Scholarships

While university fees are quite modest, living expenses can be quite substantial. Scholarships for outstanding academic achievement are available.

Indian student blog Experimenting in the kitchen student blogger Devendra Shintre shares how he went from novice to alchemist in the shared kitchen of his university accommodation.

Good behaviour Renewal of Swiss residence permits depends on integration

The Swiss Federal Council has adopted new regulations that would require foreigners residing in Switzerland to meet certain criteria of good ...

Shangai ranking ETH Zurich again makes top 20 universities worldwide

Five Swiss universities are among the best 100 higher educational institutions worldwide, according to the latest academic ranking.

The changing face of adoption ‘My parents loved me as if I were their own child’

With photographs and audio recordings, the photographer Carmela Harshani Odoni shows how adoption can be a stroke of good luck or bad luck.

Back to the books When school holidays might be too long

Children in Switzerland are returning to school after the long summer break. But do they have summer learning loss?

Living the Good Life Zurich and Geneva ranked in top five most liveable cities in Europe

Zurich and Geneva perform well in 2018 Economist Intelligence Unit survey.