Switzerland seeks to confirm top research spot

Switzerland tops all major research and innovation rankings worldwide, largely thanks to generous funding and a clear separation between public and private research, as well as academic freedom that attracts some of the brightest minds. The country boasts the world’s highest number of scientific publications per capita and the second highest for citations, the State […]

Continue reading


Exporting the Swiss apprenticeship model

Faced with massive youth unemployment, Britain is the latest country to take an interest in the Swiss apprenticeship system. The “dual” model which combines work experience with education, is being seen more and more as a good solution. Small groups of young people in suits and sneakers wind their way around the stands on the […]

Continue reading