4. Decision in the selection process

Pre-selection: On the basis of the written documents the selection committee makes a pre-selection. The shortlisted candidates will be invited to the selection day which will be held in Zurich in mid-January 2018 and consists of an essay (written in an officiall Swiss language or English, duration: 90 minutes) on a general topic and a half-hour discussion with the committee.


The Executive Committee of the Swiss Association will make the final selection by the end of January 2018 from the additional impressions gained at the selection day. Afterwards the successful applicants will be informed and registered at their future colleges.


Start of school is August / September 2018.