Visiting scholars

At USI Università della Svizzera italiana you will find an excellent environment for research. Optimum conditions are assured by top-quality professorial staff, a good organisation of doctoral programme, and active, strong collaborative links with other universities and the federal institutes of technology in Switzerland, as well as institutions of higher education in Europe and all over the world.
The atmosphere is international and stimulating, in a welcoming, recently built, modern campus, and in a city with high living standards: ideal and agreeable for scholars and researchers to work in.
Follow the links provided in this section to access more pages describing our University and its research projects and activities. Here, you can also pick up useful information on official, administrative and practical procedures to help you find your way about and settling in Switzerland.


A practical guide for researchers and their families (pdf)