Universities to welcome more students as fewer school leavers take gap yearAug. 25, 2020, 9:14 a.m.
More students will be going to university this year than ever before – because of Covid-19.
Those with mild symptoms encouraged to get free coronavirus testJune 11, 2020, 9:04 a.m.
Anyone with mild symptoms of the coronavirus is being urged to get tested for free at the Geneva University Hospital....
School students angry over exam inequality between cantonsApril 27, 2020, 9:06 a.m.
School students across the country are angry each canton is taking a different approach to the school leaving exam, t...
Care workers demonstrate outside Geneva Uni HospitalDec. 12, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Care workers have been demonstrating outside the Geneva University Hospital saying they deserve higher pay as their r...
Geneva hospital to trial unmanned drone ambulanceOct. 3, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Geneva University Hospital has agreed to be involved with the development of an unmanned drone ambulance.
Zurich uni beats Cambridge to second-best in EuropeJune 19, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
The Federal Polytechnic in Zurich, the ETH, is now the second-best university in Europe, knocking down Cambridge in E...
Iranian academics to visit SwitzerlandJune 18, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
Switzerland will be hosting a group of Iranian university rectors this week.
Lausanne student likely left brain dead after parasol strikeMarch 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...
University of Zurich suffers ongoing cyber-attackNov. 5, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
The University of Zurich is suffering a sustained cyber-attack.
Women smell better to men when they're fertileSept. 13, 2018, 6:42 a.m.
Women smell better to men when they are the most fertile – that’s according to a new study from the Unive...
Holidays cancelled for postponed examAug. 24, 2018, 8:35 a.m.
Students at the top-flight ETH university in Zurich are furious an important exam has been postponed, and many will n...
ETH Zurich in top 20 of the world’s best universitiesAug. 16, 2018, 12:18 p.m.
The Zurich-based Federal Institute of Technology, or ETHZ, is one of best universities in the world, according to the...
Government supports medical cannabis useJuly 5, 2018, 6:52 a.m.
The Swiss government says its supports the legalization of cannabis for medical use.
Students given wrong exam results at a Zurich universityJuly 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...
Parliament rejects university cannabis research programmeJune 12, 2018, 7:12 a.m.
Parliament has rejected a move to allow the University of Bern to study the effects of cannabis consumption.
Ramadan faces further problems after alibi questionedMarch 27, 2018, 5:51 a.m.
The Swiss Islamic scholar currently detained in France on rape allegations is facing further difficulties after a new...
Another rape allegation against Swiss Islamic scholarMarch 8, 2018, 6:54 a.m.
Another woman has claimed she was raped by the Swiss Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan.
Swiss Islamic scholar held in France after rape allegationsFeb. 1, 2018, 12:25 p.m.
The Swiss Islamic scholar, Tariq Ramadan, is being held in France after allegations of rape, according to French pros...
Prominent Geneva Islamic professor accused of rapeOct. 31, 2017, 7:05 a.m.
A prominent Geneva based professor of Islamic studies is being accused of rape and sexual assault by two women.
Ig Nobel prize awarded to snoring researcher in ZurichSept. 15, 2017, 6:02 a.m.
A researcher at the University of Zurich has been awarded the not very sought after trophy – an Ig Nobel Prize.
Calls for Switzerland to rejoin Erasmus programmeAug. 29, 2017, 8:21 a.m.
Students are calling on the government to regain access to the EU’s Erasmus plus exchange programme.
Five Swiss universities in world top 100Aug. 16, 2017, 9:19 a.m.
Five Swiss universities are in the top 100 schools in the world. Coming in at the lower end is the University of Base...
Recycling plastics is expensive and inefficient, says studyJuly 14, 2017, 6:48 a.m.
The environmental benefits of recycling plastic are relatively low compared to the costs involved, according to a stu...
Geneva students complain at ending of Erasmus programmeFeb. 8, 2017, 6:05 a.m.
Students at Geneva University are complaining the decision to withdraw from the European Erasmus exchange programme i...