Switzerland

Twinned schools

School № 7

Country Fact Sheet: Switzerland is a country located in western, southern, and central Europe. The capital of the country is Bern, and the largest city is Zurich. German, French, Italian, and Romansh are official languages. It is 99th in the world ranking with a population of 8.5 million.

Education and Culture: In Switzerland, primary and secondary education is divided into public and private schools. There are about 120 colleges in Switzerland, which award academic degrees in various disciplines. In the list of Swiss literature classics, there are also the names of Jeremias Gotthelf and Gottfried Keller. During World wars, due to Switzerland's neutrality, a lot of science and cultural figures lived and worked here and adopted Swiss citizenship. Switzerland is famous for delicious chocolates, types of cheese, and watches all over the world. Switzerland is the first winner of the Eurovision Song Contest.

Sports: The most popular sports in this mountainous country is bobsleigh, snowboarding, skiing, and mountaineering. The country has also hosted two Winter Olympic Games. Tennis is one of the most popular sports in Switzerland. Great tennis players like Roger Federer and Martina Hingis are also Swiss.

 

Hello, Switzerland!
Another participant of the Olympic Culture and Education Program is Secondary School № 7 named after Mammad Rahim. Cooperating with Switzerland within the Program, the School is pleased with being part of OCEP 2019 and wishes every success to all participating countries.

Phone: (+994) 493-00-06

Email: 7mekteb@baku.edu.gov.az

Address: Ü. 28, Hajibeyov str