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Universität Zürich

Universität Zürich Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 161

University Overview

Universität Zürich (University of Zurich) was founded in 1833 and is a non-profit public higher education institution in the middle city of Zürich (population range of 250,000-499,999 people), Zurich. Universität Zürich (UZH) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Swiss higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Staatssekretariat für Bildung, Forschung und Innovation, Schweiz (State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation, Switzerland). In a variety of fields of study, Universität Zürich (UZH) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 187-year-old Swiss higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services at UZH.

Universität Zürich Ranking

University Identity

Name Universität Zürich
Acronym UZH
Founded 1833

University Location

Address Rämistrasse 71 Zürich 8006 Zurich Switzerland
Tel +41 (44) 634 1111
Fax +41 (44) 923 8885

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Rämistr. 71 Zürich 8001 (44) 634 2236

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) League of European Research Universities (LERU)

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