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Upper secondary level

Diplomas at the upper secondary level have risen by 30% in the past 20 years.

Tertiary level - Higher education institutions

In 2023, the higher education institutions awarded more than 68 000 diplomas of at least 60 ECTS, representing two-thirds of the diplomas at the tertiary level.

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Upper secondary level

Vocational education and training (VET), general education

Tertiary level - Professional education

Professional colleges, federal diploma of professional education and training, advanced federal diploma of professional education and training

Tertiary level - Higher education institutions

Bachelor, master, diploma, doctorate, degrees of continuing education and training, deepening and specialisation's studies


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