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Welcome

...to the largest university in Switzerland! We’re delighted you’ve chosen UZH. Here you’ll find the most important things you need to know to get off to a successful start. We’re ready for you!
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Welcome Events

Various introductory and welcome events are held at the beginning of each semester. In the Fall Semester the faculties, departments, and student organizations introduce themselves at student orientation events. But there are also information events at the start of the Spring Semester.
Welcome Events

Preliminary Courses

You’re starting studies at UZH and want to prepare? Check out here whether there’s a preliminary course for your study program.

Preliminary Courses

Booking Modules: A How-To Guide

A module is a complete learning unit in terms of content and duration. Modules may consist of one or more courses. You must sign up for modules during the module booking period.
Booking Modules: A How-To Guide

Finding Your Way Around

UZH is located on multiple sites with different buildings and opening hours. There are trams and shuttle buses to take you between sites.
Finding Your Way Around