To earn a university degree you must successfully complete a degree program. This means you have to earn the number of ECTS credits required for the degree in question in accordance with the faculty's framework ordinance.
UZH offers Bachelor's degree programs with 180 ECTS credits and Master's degree programs with 90, 120, or 180 (Medicine only) ECTS credits. To earn the required number of ECTS credits you have to complete the requisite number of modules and associated assessments. This applies to students in all faculties at all academic levels (Bachelor's, Master's, and doctorate).