BNF - National qualification programme

BNF – DCC Dual Career Couples

Offers and opportunities for partners

The University of Bern supports spouses and partners of newly arrived scientists who need to re-establish their careers in Switzerland. Depending on the individual situation we offer personal counselling and specialized coaching for the Swiss job market. More information can be found on the website "Work-life balance" of the Office for Gender Equality, at the Welcome Centre of the University of Bern, and

BNF can provide the following support:

  • Personal information and advice
  • Professional networking through project work in the future job market
  • Focussed training / coaching in the application process