Facts and Figures

Professional education

Swiss tertiary-level education is comprised of professional education, universities of applied sciences (UAS) and cantonal universities/federal institutes of technology. The professional education sector places great emphasis on the actual skills used in a given profession.

Folie: Transitions to professional education

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Folie: Pathway leading to professional qualifications

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Folie: The ten most frequently taken federal examinations (level 1) in 2016

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Folie: The ten most frequently taken federal examinations (lvel 2) in 2016

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Folie: Top ten occupational fields chosen by adults in 2016

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Folie: Completed tertiary-level training by economic branch in 2016

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Folie: Distribution of holders of tertiary-level qualifi cations by company size 2016

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Folie: Income from employment by vocational/professional qualification

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