For Ukrainian refugees who wish to continue their academic education in Switzerland, the following resources are available:
Overview of all Study programmes at Swiss institutions
General information about studying in Switzerland
Overview of projects for refugees at Swiss institutions (Swiss Student Union SSU)
Crowdfunding: Housing for Ukrainian Students (Swiss Student Union SSU)
As a general rule:
The admission of refugees to studies lies within the competence of the higher education institutions. swissuniversities recommends contacting the respective institutions directly to clarify the criteria and possibilities for admission.
Admission requirements of the universities for students with a Ukrainian upper secondary school leaving certificate: => Ukraine
Students who meet these criteria and have already earned 120 ECTS may apply directly to the university of their choice.
Students with a Ukrainian upper secondary school leaving certificate and who have already acquired some ECTS at a Ukrainian university can apply for a program as visiting student in Switzerland.
Students who are in possession of an upper secondary school leaving certificate but have not yet studied in Ukraine have two options:
They apply for a study place in Ukraine and acquire some ECTS via distance learning. By enrolling in a foreign university, they can apply for a program as visiting student at a university in Switzerland.
They obtain a Swiss Baccalaureate certificate. The cantons can integrate them into the appropriate secondary school structures. Duration: at least two years.