Education

10 FACTS ABOUT EDUCATION IN SWITZERLAND

Education in Switzerland is not only unconventional compared to many other nations but also compulsory. With a wide variety of schools ranging from local Swiss schools to private schools to bilingual schools to international schools, the education standards are extremely high and, much like Switzerland itself, anything but boring. The education system of Switzerland is largely decentralized. There exists 26 cantons, which are overseen by the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI). However, each canton creates Read more…

Healthcare

HEALTHCARE IN SWITZERLAND

Dreaming of Swiss chocolate, fine watches, the stunning Alps, and mouthwatering fondue? Why not consider living in Switzerland? We have created a useful summary on public transportation, healthcare, education, and more, to help you prepare for expat life in Switzerland. Getting Health Insurance Switzerland’s healthcare system differs slightly from that of other European countries. It is neither tax-based nor partly financed by employer contributions. Every person coming to live in Switzerland is obligated to contact Read more…

Cities

THE BEST PLACES TO LIVE IN SWITZERLAND

No matter where you move, the rest of the country is usually just a quick drive away. But while Switzerland may be a small country, it still offers a multitude of popular expat destinations. From buzzing cities to picturesque ski slopes, we have listed the best places in Switzerland. At a Glance: Despite its size, Switzerland boasts some of the most popular expat destinations in the world. Zurich and Geneva are the biggest and also Read more…