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Information Kit


Your university and company will provide you with support letters to apply for the visa. Swissnex will guide you in the process, however the application has to be done by the student directly. Please follow the process mentioned on the Indian Embassy (VFS Global for Switzerland) website for necessary visa and apply with sufficient time in hand.

Kindly note Swiss universities and Swissnex does not have any influence in the visa process.


To find accommodation you can contact your host company and receive recommendations from them. Travel time to work and rent costs are the main decisional factors. The accommodation costs are covered by the interns from the living allowance.

Health Insurance

You have to check with your current health insurance provider in Switzerland and extend it for India for your duration of stay.

Mobile connection

Most of the phones are compatible for use in India. The interns obtain a SIM card at their own discretion with support from host company.

Travelling around India

If the intern is travelling to another city on a business trip, then the responsibility is with the host company. Swissnex or host company is not liable to provide support on personal travel.