Continuing Education

Institutes of Continuing Education

Most educational institutions propose postgrad courses or continuing education training, the links below provide you with a direct link to the programmes. Furthermore, the FSRM in Neuchâtel offers a large selection of technical courses, in particular in the micro and nano domains.

FSRM – Swiss Foundation for Research in Microtechnology
http://www.fsrm.ch

FSRM offers more than 150 courses for engineers, technicians and researchers in the field of techniques and technology, in particular a European training program in micro and nanotechnology.

HTI – Bernese College of Specialized Higher Education of Technology and Information Sciences, Bienne, Burgdorf et Berne.
http://www.hti.bfh.ch

The HTI offers various postgraduate courses in German. She is a partner in the postgraduate course “Swiss Master of Advanced Studies Nano and Micro Technology”. See :
(http://www.nanofh.ch/nmt-master/)

HES-SO – University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland
http://www.hes-so.ch/

Dispersed over 31 sites in the 7 cantons of western Switzerland. 6 broad categories of education are offered, including engineering sciences. HES-SO totals 12’000 students, including 550 in Microtechnology and Industrial Systems. In engineering sciences, HES-SO groups the 5 schools mentioned below:

HE-Arc Engineering School, Le Locle, Saint-Imier et Délémont
http://www.he-arc.ch/

HE-Arc Engineering offers 3 study programs, including microtechnology. Over 480 students are enrolled at the school.

EIG – School of Engineering of Geneva, Geneva
http://www.hesge.ch/

EIG offers 5 study programs, including microtechnology and counts about 450 students.

HEIG-VD-University of Engineering and Management of the Canton of Vaud, Yverdon-les-Bains
http://www.heig-vd.ch/

HEIG-VD proposes 9 study programs, including microtechnology and industrial systems and totals more than 1’500 students.

School of Engineering and Architecture of Fribourg, Fribourg
http://www.eif.ch

EIAF proposes 5 study programs in engineering, with a specialty in telecommunications, and counts more than 850 students.

HES-SO Valais
http://www.hevs.ch

The HES-SO Valais proposes three areas of education leading to a Bachelor degree: Social Health, Engineering Sciences, Economics & Business Services. It counts more than 12’000 students, including 7’000 in the field of Engineering Sciences.

EPFL – Federal Polytechnical School in Lausanne
http://continuing-education.epfl.ch/

The EPFL offers a large number of courses of varying durations in all technical fields.

University of Neuchâtel
http://www2.unine.ch/foco

The University of Neuchâtel offers numerous continuing education courses in various fields.

University of Geneva
http://wadme.unige.ch:3149/pls/opprg/w_rech_forma.debut

The University of Geneva offers a variety of continuing education and postgraduate courses, whereas 9 modules in sciences and technology.

University of Fribourg
http://www.unifr.ch/formcont/news/homeF.php

The University of Freiburg proposes several training courses, in French and German, in a variety of fields, including information technologies and communication.

University of Lausanne
http://www.unil.ch/formcont/

The University of Lausanne offers postgraduate courses in various fields, but not in the technical sciences.