Facts and Figures

Professional education

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

Folie: Pathway leading to professional qualifications

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Folie: The ten most frequently taken federal professional examinations (Level 1) in 2017

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Folie: The ten most frequently taken federal professional examinations (level 2) in 2017

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Folie: Top ten study programmes completed at professional education institutions 2017

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Folie: Completed tertiary-level study programmes by economic branch 2017

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