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Universities tested by foreign student influx

foreign students

The rising influx of foreign students to Swiss universities is bringing more international talent to the country. But the debate on who foots the bill for welcoming such bright young minds is tying academics and legislators in knots. Switzerland prides itself on having some of the lowest tuition fees in the world, subsidised by the federal and cantonal authorities. This ... Read More »

Swiss universities try to catch the MOOC wave

Massive open online courses

Free interactive online university courses known as MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are quickly spreading far beyond the United States. After Lausanne’s Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), other Swiss universities are keen to experiment. But not everyone is convinced: some sceptics say MOOCs are not particularly innovative and just a new marketing opportunity. Last year witnessed an e-learning explosion as ... Read More » • Free Website Templates - Downlaod Full Themes