SERI News, July / August 18

Information from the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation SERI


  • Evaluation of competent individual tutoring
    Various forms of implementation throughout Switzerland
  • Communication campaign on vocational qualifications for adults
    Companies have a key role to play
  • Accelerated creation, review and revision of VET programmes
    ‘A solid system, branch-specific expertise and good cooperation are decisive factors’
  • Information and communication campaign launched to promote the Federal Vocational Baccalaureate
    «mehr drauf»
  • Evaluation of sub-programme ‘Equal Opportunities for Women and Men at Universities’
    Action plans lead to a variety of measures
  • Survey of former scholarship holders
    Positive effects of Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships
  • Two national research programmes reach completion with good results
    New findings and promising knowledge and technology transfer on nanomaterials and wood
  • Surviving in space
    ESA develops life-support system for long-duration space missions

Further information

https://www.sbfi.admin.ch/content/sbfi/en/home/news/sbfi-news-sefri.html