Switzerland offers a good cultural boost for the international students looking for different options in study abroad. It helps the students to expand their cultural horizons as it is a home for four national languages — Swiss German, French, Italian and Romansch giving them equally rich in cultural diversity. This makes Switzerland the ideal choice as a study abroad destination. Switzerland is a home to a friendly and caring educational environment. It has a quality academic standard. The high quality of education is relatively accessible, and a larger chunk of the student population is international students. You will meet and associate with people from all over the world, giving you a very global outlook and politically neutral understanding of life.
Switzerland is known as the mountainous Central European country besides being the home to several picturesque villages, lakes, and of course the high peaks of the Alps. The cities here comprises of medieval quarters, having the landmarks including Zytglogge Clock Tower found in the capital Bern and the wooden chapel bridge in Lucerne. Switzerland is an ideal place for its ski resorts and hiking trails. The finance and banking sector has its dominance in this country apart from being famous for the Swiss watches and chocolates that remain world renowned. All these factors make Switzerland a perfect destination for higher studies.
With Switzerland, the international study experience you get is like no other. It has several cantonal universities apart from the top two Institutes of Technology known for their state of art facilities. Besides, the country has several colleges that are spread all across the nation for accommodating the increasing number of local and global students. As of now, more than 50,000 students are present all across the world, which comprises the total 20 percent of Switzerland’s total student population. The Swiss Management programs are world famous apart from the quality hospitality programs offering lucrative job offers. Quality living and affordable education cost, lots of scholarship from government and universities, 15 hours a week part time work options, picturesque surroundings and cool & calm environment make Switzerland an ideal destination for overseas education.
The annual tuition fee (average) for the international students in Switzerland is in between £650 to £1,000, which will depend upon the kind of programs you choose or university/college you have selected. For instance, the University of Italian Switzerland the highest, which is £2,600 per annum.