Non-gainfully employed students who leave Switzerland to complete their studies abroad, may remain insured under the compulsory OASI/DI/EO scheme, until 31st December of the year during which they turn 30 years of age.
If you move abroad for a short period of time, with no intention of staying there permanently, make yourself known to your compensation office.
Conditions for the continuation of the compulsory OASI/DI/EO insurance scheme:
- to be domiciled abroad;
- to be younger than 30 years of age;
- not to be in active employment;
- to have been insured under the OASI/DI scheme for at least five consecutive years immediately before the start of your studies abroad;
- to inform your Swiss compensation office or our office, within 6 months following the start of your studies abroad.