Swiss and international context
The range of continuing education offered in Swiss universities is structured and integrated in accordance with the Bologna Declaration , which aims to introduce a clearer, more comparable system for European degrees.
Awarding ECTS credits for continuing education guarantees that these qualifications are transparent and comparable
Continuing Education programmes in Switzerland lead to the following degrees:
- the Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) comprising at least 10 ECTS credits
- the Diploma of Advanced Studies (DAS) comprising at least 30 ECTS credits
- the Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) comprising at least 60 ECTS credits
The Swiss higher education system, based on www.swissuniversities.ch. The certifications DAPS and COS are recognized by the Canton of Geneva.