Why International Students Study In Switzerland?
Switzerland is known as the Federal Republic of European Union which is spotted as the best place around the world to make visits and adventures. But the statement is not just at this point because Switzerland is also known as the best study abroad destination around the world. Switzerland is known as the world’s happiest and safe country. This provides the students with large numbers of high standard educational institutes in switzerland. Moreover, Switzerland provides education facilities in low cost tuition fee of Switzerland institutes and low cost residence to the international students. Furthermore after study benefits are also incredible by Switzerland to the international students. So, all these things make Switzerland a best destination for study abroad.
2021 Admission Process in Switzerland for Pakistani Students?
First of the students choose the program and after choosing their program they should look that which are the universities that offering their selected program. There are top worldwide rated universities are in Switzerland and these are listed below:
After selecting the university students must come to check the eligibility criteria for the switzerland university. The eligibility criteria is somehow differs for different universities or subjects. Students before going to apply must make it sure that they are eligible. In case you are not eligible at a single aspect than must not apply.
Most of the institutes offer an online procedure to apply for admission or enrollment in Swizerland University for Pakistani students. Students should go through the official website of a Switzerland university for application process. Moreover, Pakistan’s Best Study Abroad Consultants you can also find for easy process.
Following are the required documents for admission in Switzerland:
Application form in assigned printout
Two photos of passport size
Previous academic certificates or transcripts
Language Proficiency Certificate for switzreland's native, like IELTS or TOEFL for international standard
Proof of financial statement
Personal statement (if required)
Following are the deadlines that Swiss Universities announce round the year
Fall Session: From 1 December to 28 February
Spring Session: From 1 May to 30 September
What is the Study and Living Cost in Switzerland?
Study Expence of Switzerland for Pakistani Students
Average rate of education cost in Switzerland is low. There are two types of universities exist in Switzerland i.e. public sector universities and private sector universities. Both possess the different cost of study.
Public sector universities cost of Switzerland
Bachelor Degree cost is 1.5 to 2.00 Lac (PKR) per year
Master Degree cost is 1.5 to 2.00 Lac (PKR) per year
PhD Degree cost is 10 to 20 Thousands (PKR) per year
Private sector universities cost of Switzerland
Private sector universities in Switzerland for international students are very costly as compared to the public sector universities. The average cost of private sector Swiss universities for bachelor to master degrees are from 1 lac to 20 lac (PKR) per year.
What is Living Cost in Switzerland?
Living cost is so reasonable in Switzerland but as we know that it is the more developed countries as compared to Pakistan. So, it could be costly. Following is the average rate is calculated for general living.
Average rate of rent for a two bedrooms apartment is about £1500 or above per month in the most populated cities like Zurich and Geneva.
Health Insurance is about £250 per month.
You will face transport cost of £250 per month.
For single person the average rate of grocery items is £400 per month.
The fee of telephone, internet, TV and other related items comprise on £200 per month.
How to get Accommodation in Switzerland?
There are several ways of accommodation one can get as living there in Switzerland. Following are the common that are the recommended and best for the students:
On Campus Accommodation
This mode of accommodation offers the students to live inside the universities or colleges. Following are the moods of living students can get under on campus accommodation:
Off Campus Accommodation
Off campus accommodation is different than that of accommodation on campus. Students search the living opportunities by their own and following are the moods of living off campus accommodation offers:
Student Cities in Switzerland?
Following are the cities that are known as the top rated and students’ friendly Swiss cities:
Following are the top universities belong to Zurich:
Following are the top universities belong to Lausanne:
Following is the top university belongs to Geneva:
Following is the top university belongs to Bern:
Following is the top university belongs to Basel:
How to get Student Visa for Switzerland?
There are 2 categories of Swiss Student Visa i.e. Switzerland Student - C Visa & Switzerland Student - D Visa. C Visa is for the stay of 3 months duration and D Visa is for the stay longer than 3 months.
Applicants after getting acceptance letter must apply for visa before the admissions deadlines. Deadlines for admissions in Switzerland Universities are mentioned above.
Following are the required documents for Student Visa:
Duly filled Application form (03 forms for D Visa)
Passport size 04 photographs
Valid passport for at least 3 months validity
Letter of acceptance
Proof of payment for visa and other charges
Letter of Motivation
Switzerland Student Visa Fee:
Swiss student visa fee is 7,100/- (PKR)