Universities to welcome more students as fewer school leavers take gap year

Universities to welcome more students as fewer school leavers take gap year

Aug. 25, 2020, 9:14 a.m.
More students will be going to university this year than ever before – because of Covid-19.
Train makes unscheduled stop for exam-taking student

Train makes unscheduled stop for exam-taking student

Jan. 30, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
A student managed to get an intercity train to make an unscheduled stop so she wouldn’t miss her exam.
Zurich boy reported to have set himself alight

Zurich boy reported to have set himself alight

Jan. 29, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
A boy at a secondary school in Zurich is suffering serious burns after setting himself alight.
Lausanne student likely left brain dead after parasol strike

Lausanne student likely left brain dead after parasol strike

March 28, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
A young student is in a coma and doctors doubt she’ll ever regain consciousness after being struck by a parasol...
British student dies in Crans-Montana car collision

British student dies in Crans-Montana car collision

Oct. 10, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
A British student has died after being mown down by a car in Crans-Montana.
Senate votes down parental responsibility bill

Senate votes down parental responsibility bill

Sept. 12, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
The Senate has voted down a proposal to make parents financially responsible for their children to the age of 25.
Students given wrong exam results at a Zurich university

Students given wrong exam results at a Zurich university

July 5, 2018, 6:44 a.m.
An excel spreadsheet is being blamed for several students being given the wrong exam results at the Zurich University...
Switzerland could reconsider EU payment after exchange snub

Switzerland could reconsider EU payment after exchange snub

Dec. 22, 2017, 8:53 a.m.
Switzerland may not, after all, pay CHF 1.3bn into the EU’s cohesion fund. The money was agreed when the EU&rsq...
EU's chief Brexit negotiator to examine Swiss deal

EU's chief Brexit negotiator to examine Swiss deal

Dec. 4, 2017, 6:53 a.m.
The EU’s chief Brexit negotiator is to look at the Swiss relationship with the EU to decide if it could be a mo...
Parliament demands government reenters Erasmus +

Parliament demands government reenters Erasmus +

Nov. 28, 2017, 6:49 a.m.
The Swiss parliament is demanding the government reopen talks with the EU to take the country back in to the student ...
British student dies in Val Thorens

British student dies in Val Thorens

Dec. 5, 2016, 10:26 a.m.
A 22 year old British student has died in the Haute Savoie skiing resort of Val Thorens.
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