Career orientations, education systems, and gendered school­-to-work transitions

International conference at the University of Basel, Switzerland, November 23/24 2012


The conference takes place at the Kollegienhaus, Universität Basel, Petersplatz 1, 4051 Basel (link to map view).

Arrival by plane (Euroairport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg):

From Euroairport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg take bus no. 50 (direction “Bahnhof SBB”). Leave the bus at the final stop “Bahnhof SBB”. Then see below: arrival by train (Basel Bahnhof SBB).

Arrival by train (Basel Bahnhof SBB):

From “Basel Bahnhof SBB” take bus no. 30 direction (“Badischer Bahnhof"). Get off at “Universität” and walk along “Petersgraben” to the university’s main entrance at Petersplatz 1.

Arrival by train (Basel Badischer Bahnhof):

From Basel “Badischer Bahnhof” take tram no. 6. Get off at “Marktplatz” and walk along “Stadthausgasse” and “Totengässlein” to the church “Peterskirche” which is located right in front of the university’s main entrance at Petersplatz 1.

Arrival by car:

From the highway take exit “Basel Süd” and follow the directions to “Bahnhof SBB” along “Heuwage-Viadukt”, “Steinengraben”, “Schützengraben”. Then, in “Spalentor” drive straight along “Schönbeinstrasse”, “Klingelbergstrasse”, “Schanzenstrasse” until “Parkhaus City“.

If you cannot find a parking spot at “Parkhaus City” continue along “Schanzenstrasse” (turn right at the traffic light) and “Spitalstrasse”, “Bluemenrain”, then right along “Spiegelgasse” to “Parkhaus Storchen”.

To download the walking map to the conference building click "Walking map to the conference building" or download the file in the right-hand column.



There are several options for a confortable accommodation during your stay in Basel. For details click "Accommodation [PDF (1.0 MB)]" or download the file "Accommodation options Basel" in the right-hand column.