SERI Mail May 2021

Our electronic newsletter ‘SERI Mail’ is published monthly in German, French, Italian and English. It offers a concise briefing about SERI’s activities, as well as information regarding events and calls.
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ERI policy


Explanatory videos on Swiss ERI policy

Switzerland's education, research and innovation policy explained in a nutshell in four new short films.

Horizon Europe


EU Framework Programmes

Find updated information on Horizon Europe & participation possibilities for researchers in Switzerland here:
Horizon Europe

ERI 2021–2024


Promotion of Education, Research and Innovation for 2021–2024

On 26 February, the Federal Council adopted the Dispatch on the Promotion of Education, Research and Innovation (ERI) for the period 2021–2024 for the attention of Parliament.

Professional education and training


Around 1 in 6 obtain a managerial position after advanced professional education and training

Among persons who completed advanced professional education and training in 2016, the share of managers one year after qualification was, depending on the type of qualification, between 15 and 19 percentage points higher than prior to the start of education and training.
Die höhere Berufsbildung – Flexibel und praxisnah (german)


SERI News 2/21

Content: International bridges to scientific excellence | Start of Horizon Europe | WEF’s new transformation readiness framework


Foreign Qualifications

SERI is the national contact point for the recognition of professional qualifications in Switzerland and can answer general questions on this topic.

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