2nd cycle: Master
Qualifications after the Bologna Reform
In addition to the Bologna title the awarding institution and the branch of study is mentioned.
|Master of Theology||M Th|
Master of Law
Master of Medicine
Master of Dental Medicine
|M Dent Med|
Masetr of Veterinary Medicine
|M Vet Med|
Master of Arts
Master of Science
Master qualifications of the Swiss universities
Qualifications before the Bologna Reform
Former university degrees
Equivalency of the former university degrees listed above and the Master degree (according to the Bologna Directives of the Swiss University Conference, Art. 6a):
The former university degrees Lizentiat/Licence/Licenza and Diplom/Diplôme/Diploma are equivalent to a master’s degree. Upon request the university that awarded the former degree confirms this equivalency.
Holders of such former university degrees are entitled to use the master title instead of the former title.
Former university of applied sciences degree:
|Musikerin MH/Musiker MH||Musicien HEM/Musicienne HEM||Musicista SUM|
Equivalency of the former university of applied sciences degree listed above and the Master degree (according to the decision of the Federal Office for Professional Education and Technology of January 10th 2011):
Upon request the university of applied sciences that awarded the former degree confirms this equivalency.
This confirmation of equivalency does not, however, entitle the holder to use the corresponding master title.
The teaching qualification is awarded together with the academic degree and can be recognised by the Swiss Conference of Cantonal Ministers of Education (EDK/CDIP) on the basis of the concordat concerning the recognition of qualifications signed in 1993.
Qualifications of the Swiss Higher Education Institutions