Terms and Conditions
1. Eligible Referrers
a) The referrer must be a confirmed student, current student, a full or part-time employee of SEG Services SA (including hourly-paid employees) or an Alumnus.
2. Eligible Referees
a) The ‘referee’ refers to any candidate who has not has not completed and submitted an application to one of the Swiss Education Group schools, prior to the date of the referral.
b) Enrolled Students, In-House Students and Alumni cannot be qualified as a referee.
c) Referral incentives are only available prior to the confirmation of an enrolment and will not be awarded in retrospect.
a) All referrals must be made through the official online ‘Refer A Friend’ form. No other forms of referral will be accepted..
b) The referrer may fill in the form on behalf of the new potential applicant, under mutual consent.
c) Both referrer and referee will be notified when the ‘Refer A Friend’ form is submitted. By completing the form, the referrer agrees to be contacted by Swiss Education Group. If the referee is not interested in studying with Swiss Education Group, we will not contact them again.
d) In order to validate the referral, both the referrer and the referee must meet all of the eligibility requirements as listed under section 1 and 2 to qualify for the ‘Refer A Friend’ scheme.
e) In case of multiple referrals for the same candidate, the first referral submitted through the online form www.swisseducation.com/refer will be qualified to benefit from the ‘Refer A Friend’ scheme.
f) The new applicant must enroll to an undergraduate or postgraduate programme, excluding professional courses, short and summer programmes.
g) The referee must complete two weeks of study and must have fully settled the fees for the first term/semester before both the referrer and referee receive their rewards.
h) No referral rewards will be made where:
- it is prohibited by law
- the new applicant benefits from an existent pre-agreed financial agreement
- there is a conflict of interest
i) If the reward chosen is a school fee deduction, it will affect the term/semester’s invoice of the period following the referral. If it is your last term/semester, you will have to pick another incentive from our list.
j) Subject to the above terms and conditions, the referral rewards will be made within four weeks of the start of the referee’s academic program.
k) Swiss Education Group shall decide of the method of delivery of the referral reward.
l) Where the gift may be subject to tax, Swiss Education Group may be obliged to deduct tax and other levies from the referral rewards.
m) Swiss Education Group may refuse any application or enrolment and may, in accordance with its regulations, terminate or suspend a student’s registration. In such cases no referral rewards will be made.
n) The “Refer a Friend” programme is officially launched as of 1st September 2019. Any referral requests before this date cannot be included in the “Refer a Friend” programme.
o) Swiss Education Group reserves the right to suspend or cancel the “Refer a Friend” programme at any given time without prior notice. Any referrals received after that date cannot be included in the “Refer a Friend” programme.