International Cooperation in Education


International cooperation in education is becoming increasingly important and prevalent. People of all age groups and institutions at all education levels and sectors of the Swiss education system now have a wide range of international cooperation opportunities to choose from. A characteristic feature of the exchange of people and ideas at the start of the 21st century is the fact that these processes take place and continuously develop at various levels. Switzerland mainly pursues cooperation at EU level in all areas of education as well as international cooperation in the area of vocational and professional education and training (IC-VPET).

Switzerland pursues international cooperation in education both bilaterally and multilaterally, covering a wide range of topics and instruments:


SERI, Frédéric Berthoud
Head of unit
International Cooperation in Education and Professional Qualifications
T +41 58 465 58 66