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Administration - 25.06.2024 - Today
10% rise in Confederation's research and development expenditure in 2023

Campus - 22.04.2024
Four in ten graduates attended a college of higher education outside their canton of residence

Administration - 28.11.2023
The committees for official statistics, data management and data science will convene at the first Swiss Community Day on Data

Computer Science - Administration - 08.11.2023
First measures of the data science strategy implemented

Social Sciences - 11.09.2023
Four out of ten students undertake at least one internship during their studies

Mathematics - 21.08.2023
Swiss Statistics Meeting 2023 - without data, no statistics, no research, no business!

Research Management - 25.05.2023
Almost CHF 25 billion dedicated to research in Switzerland in 2021

Economics - 19.12.2022
In 2021, enterprises invested almost 17 billion in research in Switzerland

Computer Science - Administration - 02.12.2022
Confederation sets targets for the use of data science
The federal government wishes to use data science in a more targeted way in the future to support the government and the administration in their work.

Psychology - Health - 24.11.2022
In 2020, four out of ten students felt depressed more often than at normal times
In 2020, four out of ten students felt depressed more often than at normal times
Financial situation and mental health of students during Covid 19 pandemic in 2020 In 2020, four out of ten students were more likely to feel depressed than at normal times 11/24/2022 - In 2020, the Covid 19 pandemic and related measures have impacted the mental health of many college students.

Computer Science - Event - 08.09.2022
Data Science Competence Center henceforth advised by an external group of experts

Campus - Career - 29.08.2022
Labour market situation of higher education graduates largely stable between 2019 and 2021

Campus - 18.08.2022
In 2021, 8% of higher education graduates had a strong fear of becoming unemployed

Research Management - Politics - 27.06.2022
Confederation’s research and development spending to decline in 2021

Campus - 11.01.2022
The pandemic has not halted the increase in the number of new international students at higher education institutions

Campus - 22.11.2021
More than one in two students say they have difficulties with their studies and one in ten are thinking of dropping out

Media - 05.11.2021
In 2019, self-employed physicians' median earned income was CHF 162 000

Career - 27.05.2021
CHF 22.9 billion spent on research and development in Switzerland in 2019

Campus - 23.02.2021
Students work about 10 hours per week in addition to their studies

Computer Science - 28.12.2020
Statistics, data science and national data management: three tasks for a forward-looking FSO
Statistical production, data management and data science Statistics, data science and national data management: three tasks for a forward-looking FSO 28.

Economics - 07.12.2020
Enterprises spent CHF 15.5 billion on research in 2019

Administration - 07.07.2020
Swiss Confederation dedicated CHF 2.6 billion to research in 2019

Administration - 13.05.2020
The Federal Council is creating a data science competence centre

Computer Science - Innovation - 05.11.2019
Data innovation strategy: FSO pilot projects point to productivity gains
Official statistics can benefit from new analysis methods arising from its data innovation strategy. The automation of certain tasks, especially data preparation, seems to be particularly promising. Although the first results from the FSO's pilot projects are encouraging, according to an initial assessment published on the "experimental statistics" microsite, they still need fine-tuning before they can be fully implemented in ongoing production.

Economics - 14.05.2019
CHF 22.6 billion dedicated to research in Switzerland in 2017

Career - 08.03.2019
In Switzerland and in Europe scientific research remains a predominantly male domain

Career - 04.06.2018
Fastest growth in employment in industry for 10 years

Career - 27.11.2017
Employment barometer in the 3rd quarter 2017: Employment continues to increase in the 3rd quarter 2017

Career - 16.11.2017
Swiss Labour Force Survey in 3rd quarter 2017: labour supply: 1.0% increase in number of employed persons; unemployment rate based on ILO definition at 5.0%

Career - 28.08.2017
Employment barometer in 2nd quarter 2017: Employment situation: more confident business outlook

Mathematics - 24.08.2017
Structural Business Statistics 2015: Employment grows again thanks to the tertiary sector
Structural Business Statistics 2015: Employment grows again thanks to the tertiary sector

Career - 17.08.2017
Swiss Labour Force Survey in 2nd quarter 2017: labour supply: Number of persons in employment rises by 1.3%, unemployment rate based on ILO at 4.4%
Swiss Labour Force Survey in 2nd quarter 2017: labour supply: Number of persons in employment rises by 1.3%, unemployment rate based on ILO at 4.4%

Career - 29.05.2017
Employment barometer in 1st quarter 2017: Slight increase in number of jobs in 1st quarter 2017
Employment barometer in 1st quarter 2017: Slight increase in number of jobs in 1st quarter 2017

Career - 23.05.2017
Swiss Labour Force Survey in 1st quarter 2017: labour supply: 1st quarter 2017: 0.6% increase in the number of employed persons. The unemployment rate based on the ILO definition settles at 5.3%
1st quarter 2017: 0.6% increase in the number of employed persons. The unemployment rate based on the ILO definition settles at 5.

Career - 27.02.2017
Employment barometer in the 4th quarter 2016: Employment growth remains stable
Employment barometer in the 4th quarter 2016: Employment growth remains stable
Neuchâtel, 27.02.2017 (FSO) - In the 4th quarter 2016, total employment (number of jobs) rose by 0.3% in comparison with the same quarter a year earlier (+0.2% with previous quarter).

Career - 16.02.2017
Swiss Labour Force Survey 4th quarter 2016: labour supply: 4th quarter 2016: 1.5% increase in the number of employed persons. The unemployment rate based on the ILO definition falls to 4.3%
4th quarter 2016: 1.5% increase in the number of employed persons. The unemployment rate based on the ILO definition falls to 4.

Career - 29.11.2016
Employment barometer in 3rd quarter 2016: Employment growth slows
Neuchâtel, 29.11.2016 (FSO) - In the 3rd quarter 2016, total employment (number of jobs) rose by 0.3% in comparison with the same quarter a year earlier (-0.1% compared with the previous quarter).