Further Education at Tertiary Level

Further education at tertiary level has three streams:

  • Specialisation and in-depth studies
    in the same branch of studies as the previous degree course
  • Development and new orientation
    in one or more branches of studies which differ from the previous degree course
  • Completion and extension
    inter- or mulitdisciplinary extension of one or more branches of studies of the previous degree course

    Detailed Diagram of the Structure of the Swiss Higher Education System
    (Diagram of the Diploma Supplement)

    In Switzerland further education at tertiary level is regulated:

    Descriptor

    Admission Criteria

    Volume/Length

    Qualifications