Study abroad is one of the biggest dream for most of the students ,Switzerland is best education destination as well as the tourist destination from many years. Switzerland is one of the best international centers of excellence for teaching and research it offers broad range of high quality programmes in several languages and also in every field of research. Apart from its beauty, the high quality of life and soothing climate makes it as ideal destination to live in.
Swiss Education is one of the best organized systems
The higher education in Switzerland is carried out in 10 universities, 2 Federal Institutions of technology and 7 universities of applied sciences. While Universities and Federal Institutes of technology are the only one who can confer the doctoral degrees and their programmes combine teaching and research, the Swiss universities and federal institutes of technology have excellent international reputation and at least five of them have been ranked among the best 50 universities in the world.
Switzerland is one of the best destination for education it provides. There are many good and top institutes in Switzerland which make it the best educational hub. Apart from the climate even the education also plays an important part. Today many Indian students consider Switzerland as one of the best destination for higher studies.
Universities of Applied sciences (UAS) are practice oriented and offer programmes from engineering to business administration and arts.
Moreover the Swiss universities offer a variety of exchange programs that will allow you to study and travel all over Europe and beyond. Most of the courses like Natural science and Engineering are very popular with the Indian students. Most Indians go for courses like computer science, Material and electrical engineering, IT, Life science, biotechnology etc.Apart from these Hotel Management, Language courses and MBA are also popular.
Usually most of them never feel sick when they land on Switzerland, because there are more number of Indian students present there. Apart from attracting international students it also offers a multicultural environment
All about the scholarships
The Swiss government has set up an international scholarships program called ESKAS.The new application process for a Swiss Government Excellence scholarships for the academic year 2014-2015will be in month of august.
Cost of living in Switzerland: Living expenses are estimated between CHF 19,000 and 29,000 per year.
Academic year in Switzerland: The academic year is divided into two semesters. The first semester of the academic year called autumn semester, spans from around the mid of September to end of December where as the second semester called the spring semester extends from around mid February to beginning of June.
Most of the details regarding Switzerland and its colleges will be given in their official website. There are many consultancies also which will provide the best details regarding the study in Switzerland.