Embassy of Switzerland in Turkey

Embassy Ankara

As the official representation of Switzerland, the Embassy covers all matters concerning diplomatic relations between the two countries. It represents Swiss interests in the areas of political, economic, financial and legal affairs, as well as science, education and culture.

The tasks of the embassy


Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Turkish Students

Please find below the application guideline and the flyer related to finding a Swiss supervisor. For further information, you can also check www.sbfi.admin.ch/scholarships_eng. If you are willing to continue the application procedure, please contact Mrs. Arzu Öztaş (arzu.oeztas@eda.admin.ch) from the Embassy of Switzerland for your complete application package. Deadline for the submission of complete application dossiers is 9th December 2016.

Application Guidelines for the Academic Year 2017-2018 (PDF, Number of pages 20, 229.5 kB, English)

Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artist 


A greeting from the Ambassador

Switzerland and Turkey

Swiss diplomacy and engagement in the fields of education, culture and the economy


Contact the responsible Swiss representation for identity papers, civil status, registration and deregistration, matters of civil status, etc...

Visa information for residents of Turkey and Iraq

Information on visa requirement, procedure to submit an entry visa application to a Swiss representation and visa application form


Local and international news and events related to the country