Become a mentor

We appreciate your interest in making an important contribution to our mission as a mentor.

You are suitable as a mentor if you fulfil the following requirements:

  • Current or recent graduation from a Swiss higher education institution
  • Strong communication skills, responsibility, and open mindedness
  • Commitment to invest 2-3h per week for a year
  • Availability for regular meetings with your mentee
  • Participation at SEET events in Zurich, Switzerland (the participation in mentoring training, Kick-off event, half-time reflection and wrap up meeting is mandatory)
  • Fluency in German (C1 and higher)
  • Coaching, teaching and or mentoring experience with displaced people is a plus but not a prerequisite

Do you know someone who would like to become a mentor? Then share this information and help our community grow.

If you have any questions or uncertainties, please feel free to contact us at any time by sending an email to We appreciate your interest and look forward to our future cooperation!

Thank you very much!


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Thanks to SEET, I can directly advocate for equal opportunities while personally experiencing my mentee's journey and our friendship.
As a mentor at SEET, I can make a small but direct contribution to the integration of refugees with my study experience and personal network.