SIEPS provides administrative services
for students & parents that streamline
the whole integration process.
The search, the language barrier and
finally all the legal aspects including
the financial guarantees seemed
overwhelming. I contacted SIEPS and
they took care of everything including
the financial guarantees! Perfect!
Swiss private Schools &
Client specific educational and
Student housing services.
Guarantorship. Personal and
corporate guarantees in
relation to housing.
Airport shuttle; other
SIEPS is your one stop solution,
your facilitator and thus your
central contact in Switzerland and
SIEPS cuts across cultural and
language barriers. We work in
English, French and German.
SIEPS offers a client specific service.
Students need to be able to concentrate on their studies in order to have the best
return on their considerable investment of effort, time and money.
Such concentration is difficult to maintain when an entire series of administrative tasks
pile up in need of attention.
Cultural differences often lead to misunderstandings and such tasks become
literally overwhelming if they are formulated in a language which the student hardly
The schools assist students to a point. Many students (and some parents) turned to
SIEPS for assistance. This happened to such an extent that SIEPS created an
administrative centre for students & parents.
Visa & Permit Application:
Advice on handling the entire procedure.
You normally compile the study visa application with the educational institution in
which you are registered.
However, SIEPS gives advice for the compiling of the application, or you may
request SIEPS to take care of the entire study visa & permit application process.
In such case, SIEPS guides you through the process, prepares all the documents
and liaises with the educational institution concerned where required.
SIEPS coordinates your various educational aspirations, if you have decided on
more than one option and summarises all in a study plan which meets the
requirements of the Swiss authorities.
From Geneva airport to your place of residence and other locations by
Housing / Health / Accident Insurances:
SIEPS obtains quotations on the following insurances linked to housing:
Fire insurance: compulsory in most cases.
Third party liability insurance: required by Real Estate agencies when
Household insurance (and your personal goods): can be included in the
third party liability insurance, if you wish to take out such an insurance.
Health / Accident Insurance.
Health and accident insurance is compulsory in Switzerland. Students coming from
outside Switzerland may check with the Swiss Embassy/Consulate closest to their
place of residence as to whether their local health and accident insurance cover, which
they might already have, is accepted in Switzerland. If this is not the case, then please
contact SIEPS or the school in which you are registered.
SIEPS recommends health and accident insurance possibilities in terms of your requirements
and the amount you would like to spend each month.
SIEPS will arrange for quotations for professional cleaning of your apartment and
coordinate the entire process.
Straight forward and at regular intervals. Delegate the payments of your regular
accounts to SIEPS.
For example: school fees; medical and accident insurance premiums, telephone and
electricity accounts, residential taxes, accommodation and car rentals, traffic fines,
SIEPS draws up receipts and payment schedules for you to audit. SIEPS supplies copies
of all vouchers.
With one transfer to SIEPS, several creditors can be paid on time through SIEPS.
Through the SIEPS external legal team of fully qualified and practising lawyers,
working in several languages and covering the following elements:
Special permit requirements.
Acquisition of Real Estate.
Launching a company in Switzerland.
Swiss naturalisation process.
English, French and German for a general understanding.
SIEPS cuts across geographical boundaries as well as language barriers as SIEPS is
active throughout Switzerland.
Translation of general administrative and other general texts. SIEPS has a network of
professional translators for more specialised translations.
Secretarial and Business Services:
Ad hoc or complicated payments, requiring correspondence with suppliers, typing
of assignments, preparation of presentations, correspondence, fact management,
discussions and meetings, negotiations - either in English, French or German.
SIEPS • P.O. BOX 277 • CH-1024 Ecublens • Rte de la Maladière 16 • CH-1022 Chavannes • SUISSE (SWITZERLAND)
TEL: +41 (0) 21 616 00 11 • FAX: +41 (0) 21 616 00 12 • Email: email@example.com