Switzerland is widely known as one of the best places to live in the world thanks to its exceptional lifestyle, excellent infrastructure and low crime rate. State-of-the-art public transport, exceptional healthcare and some of the best chocolate you will ever try make it an optimal location to complete your studies.

Franklin students have the opportunity to become part of the community through various clubs, visits and activities to further enrich your stay. Franklin students get involved on campus and in the community. Meet your fellow classmates, faculty and staff during one of the dozens of programs, projects and other initiatives hosted every month.

Part of you feeling welcome on campus is guaranteeing your safety and wellbeing. FUS is committed to provide a stable and safe living and learning environment. In the Safety and Security section you can take a look at campus emergency procedures and numbers. FUS always maintains a high level of surveillance on campus thanks to the FUS staff and external private security partners.

Is studying in Switzerland worth it?

Switzerland is known for its world-famous chocolate, its distinguished watches, its renowned cheese, and its breath-taking standing landscapes. But for the past century, it has also gained notoriety as one of the top destinations for international students. Known for its superior educational system and cutting-edge research, Switzerland is a country that many believe can offer the opportunity for students to take their careers to the next level.

Why is Switzerland the best country to study?

There are many reasons why you should consider studying in Switzerland. The European country is widely known for its education system, active-learning methodologies and wide range of programs. It is also notorious for its high academic standards and quality education, but we know deciding to study abroad is not just a matter of academia. 

Is the Swiss education system good?

The Swiss education system is internationally acclaimed for its focus on research, student-centered methodologies and high academic standards. Franklin University Switzerland is a dual-accredited United States and Swiss institution, and therefore provides all the opportunities of the liberal arts system with a pursuit of excellence.

Franklin is more than an American university in Switzerland – it is an educational experience that goes beyond what it means to study internationally. Today more than ever we see the growing urgency for experiential, international education. Accordingly, we do our best to provide academic courses that are international in perspective and cross-cultural in content.

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