Educational paths and transitions

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In focus

The career paths of post-doctoral researchers

In 2015, some 2800 persons started a post-doctorate in Switzerland or abroad following the award of a mobility grant from the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF).

The retention of compulsory school teachers

90% of those teaching in compulsory education in 2015 who were aged under 55 at that time were still working in a school five years later

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