Exchange semesters and foreign traineeships
During a semester abroad, a guest semester at another Swiss university or a traineeship in another country, it is possible to gain valuable experience which not least enhances attractiveness on the labour market. Bern University of Applied Sciences BFH ensures that its students are able to complete exchange semesters and traineeships at home or abroad during their studies.
The International Relations Office and the contact persons in the relevant departments procure exchange semesters for students at over 120 partner universities abroad and supports them during the search for suitable traineeships.
Further information on the following is available on the Intranet:
Take the plunge and head abroad! Would you like to gain valuable practical and personal experience – and increase your attractiveness to employers at the same time? The benefits of a period of study abroad are manifold. BFH supports its students in arranging placements.
Gain practical experience, hone your language skills and get to know another culture at the same time: you can do it all at once with an internship abroad.
Mobility within Switzerland
Guest semester at another Swiss university.
Government scholarships for Swiss students or researchers for a period of study or research abroad.
Useful information about travelling and staying, working alongside studying, insurance, accommodation, language courses – everything you need to think about before you begin your stay.