Internationalization as a Strategic Goal of the University
As an internationally renowned research and teaching institution, the University of Zurich forms part of a dynamic global network. Our internationalization strategy formulates the institutional goals for ensuring UZH's continued global presence in the areas of research and teaching, and for promoting UZH as a whole.
UZH Internationalization Strategy 2014–2020 (PDF, 163 KB)
Implementing Priority Measures
International Scholars Center
The International Scholars Center (ISC) serves doctoral candidates, postdoctoral researchers, and academic guests on two of our campuses (City / Irchel).
Promoting Junior Researchers
In line with the Internationalization Strategy, the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, the Faculty of Law, and the Faculty of Theology are funding short stays abroad for junior researchers.
Website Graduate Campus
International Visibility and Networking
The International Relations Office (IRO) works with members of UZH and external partners to support a range of initiatives designed to facilitate networking and increase international visibility.
UZH on the Global Stage
UZH is intensifying its collaborative efforts by setting up strategic partnerships with select universities and networks.
The Global Student Experience Office (GSE) supports established and planned Summer Schools for students at the Bachelor's and Master's level.
Website GSE: Summer Schools