Ariane 6


Ariane 6

First flight of the European Ariane 6 rocket launcher on 9th July 2024. Switzerland is among the 13 Member States participating in this programme of the European Space Agency.

Factsheet (PDF, 708 kB, 08.07.2024)




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.

SERI Mail June 2024

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The State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation

SERI is the federal government's specialised agency for national and international matters concerning education, research and innovation policy. Together with our partners, we seek to ensure that Switzerland remains among the top countries in the area of ERI.

SERI’s fields of activity


E2 preview on mobile phone

SERI news portal devoted to education, research and innovation

Since mid-February 2024, the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation is providing information about its latest projects and activities on a dedicated news portal This website replaces the ‘SERI News’ magazine, previously published on print media. News updates will be provided in German and French as well as in some cases in English when the content is intended for an international readership.

Recognition of foreign professional qualifications


Recognition of foreign professional qualifications

The website enables holders of foreign professional qualifications to ascertain whether their qualifications need to be recognised in order to work in Switzerland. Interested parties from all over the world can quickly orient themselves with just a few mouse clicks on this new information platform.

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