Over 4000 persons in professional education are reimbursed CHF 16.3 million in course costs

Neuch√Ętel, 30.03.2020 - Since 2018, persons who complete preparatory courses for a federal professional examination (levels 1 and 2) have received financial support directly from the Confederation. 50% of the course fees are reimbursed. For the first year of the new funding regime, 4096 applications for federal subsidies were approved and a total of CHF 16.3 million paid out. These are the results of the new statistics on subject-based funding in professional education from the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

This press release and further information on this topic can be found on the FSO website (see link below).

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Anne Renaud, FSO, Educational Processes, tel.: +41 58 484 94 45
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Federal Statistical Office

State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation