Facts and Figures

Brochure «Facts and Figures - Vocational and Professional Education and Training in Switzerland»

Cover der SBFI-Broschüre "Berufsbildung in der Schweiz - Fakten und Zahlen 2015"

Each year, the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) publishes the latest version of its brochure «Vocational and Professional Education and Training in Switzerland: Facts and Figures».

Contents:
Overview, Swiss VPET System, One mission - three Partners, Learning Locations, Vocational education and training, Federal vocational baccalaureate, Porfessional education, Vocational qualifications for adults, Swiss VPET funding, VPET at international level, VPET Research, Useful links

This 28-page publication is available in German, French, Italian, Spanish and English and can be downloaded or ordered free of charge from the berufsbildungplus.ch website.

Brochure  ««Facts and Figures - Vocational and Professional Education and Training in Switzerland» (2816 KB)

Slides of charts contained in the brochure

The brochure contains a series of professional charts about the Swiss VPET system, which we have posted online as separate slides. There are total of 38 individual slides, which can very easily be included in presentations.

The complete set of slides is available for download in the right navigation frame and are part of the documentation about the Swiss VPET System der documentation about the Swiss VPET System (german).

Slides - grouped together by theme

The slides have been grouped together into the following 12 thematic areas:

Overview

- Overview
- Completion rates for 2015

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Swiss VPET system

- Swiss VPET system
- Vocational education and training

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One mission - three partners

- One mission - three partners
- Confederation - Strategic management and development
- Professional organisations - Training Content and apprenticeship
- Cantons - Implementation and supervision

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Learning locations

- Learning locations

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Vocational education and training

- Enrolment in upper-secondary level in 2014
- Transitions from lower- to upper-secondary Level
- Apprenticeship market
- Focus on young people
- Focus on companies
- The ten most frequently chosen occupations
- Apprentice satisfaction with choice of occupation
- Creation of a VET programme

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Federal vocational baccalaureate

- Proportion of VET graduates who obtained an FVB
- Five orientations for federal vocational baccalaureate and corresponding fi elds of    study at universities of applied sciences
- University Aptitude Test

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Professional education

- Transitions to professional education
- Pathway leading to professional qualifications
- The ten most frequently taken federal examinations (level 1) in 2015
- The ten most frequently taken federal examinations (level 2) in 2015
- Top ten occupational fi elds chosen by adults in 2015
- Completed tertiary-level training by economic branch in 2015
- Distribution of holders of tertiary-level qualifi cations by company size
- Income from employment by vocational/professional qualification

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Vocational qualifications for adults

- Number of vocational qualifi cations awarded to
persons aged 24 and older in 2015
- Ten most frequently chosen fi elds for persons aged 24 and older seeking vocational qualifi cations in 2015

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Swiss VPET funding

- Public expenditure for the VPET system in 2015
- Cost/benefit ratio for Swiss companies involved in VET programmes, survey year    2009
- Costs and benefi ts by duration of training, in CHF
- Sources of funding for level 1 and level 2 federal examinations in 2010

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VPET at international level

- VPET at international level
- Key figures for international VET activities

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VPET research

- VPET research

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Useful links

- Useful links

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INFO

Brochure «Facts and Figures - Vocational and Professional Education and Training in Switzerland»

The SERI brochure can be downloaded or ordered free of charge from the berufsbildungplus.ch website:
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Complete set of slides

The charts in the SERI brochure have been compiled into a set of slides, which can very easily be included in presentations.

Download and print high-quality slides (620 KB)