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Swiss Federal University for Vocational Education and Training

UNEVOC Centre since 2019





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The Swiss Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training (SFIVET) is the Swiss expert organisation for vocational education and training. SFIVET trains VET practitioners, provides VET research, develops careers and further assists international education and training cooperation. The offices are located in Lausanne, Lugano, Olten, Zollikofen in Bern and Zurich. SFIVET acts as an interface between trade associations, professional organisations and the 26 cantons (with hundreds of vocational schools and professional colleges). As a national institute, SFIVET plays an important role for these partners, acting as a central point of contact for all matters relating to development projects and the basic and continuning training of VET/PET professionals.

As a Swiss higher education institution, we are the trusted partner for all matters relating to vocational education and training today and in the future. Its activities are geared to the needs of our clients and are based on the expectations of the labour market.

UNEVOC Centre Coordinator
Mergim Jahiu
International Advisor & VET Expert

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Erik Swars
Head of International Affairs



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