Switzerland's population in 2019
Innovation in Switzerland
While Switzerland has a long history in watchmaking and banking, it is also a major center for world-class facilities offering advancement in research and technology.
With major international businesses such as the Nestlé headquarters in Vevey and offices in La Tour-de-Peilz and Vevey, there are plenty of opportunities for networking and career advancement. For those who are sports-minded, the headquarters of the International Olympic Committee and UEFA are in the region along with plenty of other major international sports federations and associations.
An International Destination
Switzerland offers an international and multi-cultural experience like no other.
With a population of around 8.6 million inhabitants it has four national languages – French, German, Italian and Romansh – English is widely spoken which makes an easy atmosphere whether you're studying with classmates, enjoying the many leisure opportunities or making friends and business contacts.
AUS, located on the west part of Switzerland is in the French speaking part.