Why Study in Switzerland?
Besides being one of the most the breathtaking countries, Switzerland is also known for being home to the recognized and acclaimed educational institutions. Mostly publicly funded, Swiss institutions invest heavily on education and research, which is why they’re very selective. Being a part of one of these institutions means strong academic development constituting creativity, research, innovation, critical-thinking and multiculturalism. A remarkably high number of Nobel Laureates is a testament to the highly efficient education system.
Considering its proximity to France, Germany and Italy, it’s a traveler’s dream. It’s not less than a paradise in itself with the pristine Alps and the beautiful Lake of Geneva.
Education Cost for Studying in Switzerland
If you are thinking of studying in Switzerland, you will be interested knowing the cost of higher education in Switzerland. Take a look. Tuition Fee (EUR €)
Depending on the institution, a foreign national can pay anywhere from EUR 750 to EUR 3000 per semester.
Private institutions charge up to EUR 20,000.
Minimum Cost of Living (EUR €)
Average – EUR 10,000 to EUR 19,000
- Autumn Semester: September to December
- Spring Semester: February to June
Students considering Switzerland are recommended to begin the application procedure 8-12 months prior to the intake. Scholarship deadlines vary amongst institutions. In order to capitalize on the available Switzerland scholarships, we advise you to walk into Global Strides Global Education Offices as early as possible. We will provide you complete information on the Switzerland scholarship process.
Admission Process for Study in Switzerland
To be assured of obtaining the best quality advice about the opportunities available for studying in Switzerland, students should register with Global Strides After registration all students will be carefully guided through a number of key stages, maximizing their chances of getting admission in the institutions of their choice. We will tell you in detail about the Switzerland admissions process.
You register with Global Strides and be assured of obtaining the best quality advice.
We make an assessment of academic qualifications, work experience, financial status, career goals as well as life interests and aspirations.
We evaluate the requirement of any standardized tests you may need to take or review results that has been already obtained.
Together, we shortlist potential countries, universities and courses that match a your profile.
We edit essays, Statement of Purpose, Letters of Recommendation and Resume, which have been written by you.
Application Review and Submission
The completed application forms are reviewed before they are submitted to your final choice of universities
We assist in preparation (including mock sessions) for the interviews that you may have with the chosen universities.
We assist in preparation (including mock sessions) for the interviews that you may have with the High Commissions or Embassies, as well as the collation and review of relevant documentation for submission of the visa application.
We deliver comprehensive information about the country of choice to ensure that you are completely prepared for life at an overseas university.
Students have to pass one or more additional tests before they can be considered by most universities for admission. These range from the standardized graduate and college admission tests such as GRE, GMAT and SAT to English Language tests, such as TOEFL and IELTS.
The following documents are required-
- Attested copies of X, XII & Graduate Degree (if applicable), Mark Sheets including Backlogs (Re-sits)
- Evidence of English Language proficiency e.g. IELTS, TOEFL, etc.
- Standardized Tests e.g. GMAT, GRE (where necessary for the programme)
- Two academic references
- Two references from employers (where applicable)
- Passport sized photographs
- Statement of Purpose (SOP)
- Draft for application fees, if applicable
- Portfolio (for Art, Design & Architecture programme)
- Other Certificates & Achievements of Extracurricular Activities
Note: Documents required for individual universities and individual courses in Switzerland may vary.
Global Strides offers high quality Test Prep programmes throughout India. Through its high-tech, state of the art teaching centers strategically located throughout the country it offers students preparatory training on the full range of admissions tests that universities need. Contact Global Strides today for detailed information relating to the tests that may be needed for admission in Switzerland.