Swiss Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training (SFIVET)

Eidgenössisches Hochschulinstitut für Berufsbildung

Basic information

National External Quality Assurance Requirements

  • Switzerland
    • Programme accreditation
      voluntary, except for medical and health professions according to public health regulations
    • Institutional accreditation
      Institutional accreditation according to Swiss law, with a decision by the Swiss Accreditation Council, is mandatory for all public higher education institutions of the tertiary sector and for private higher education institutions using a protected denomination (“University”, “University of Applied Sciences”, “ University of Teacher Education“). Successful accreditation has no legal impact beyond the right to use one of the protected denominations but is a testimony to a quality assurance systems covering all processes and suited to support the higher education institution to achieve its goals.
    • Further information on external quality assurance in Switzerland

External Quality Assurance Reports and Decisions

Filter reports

Report valid

Institutional level

Part of the obligatory external QA system Decision: positive with conditions or restrictions
Institutional accreditation

Programme level

Decision: positive with conditions or restrictions
Master of Science in Berufsbildung, second cycle
  • Qualification
    • Master of Science
  • Level
    second cycle