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Welcome to the University of Zuerich


UZH Students

Shaping the Future

Seven faculties, over 150 departments and more than 200 study programs: benefit from the interdisciplinary and pioneering spirit of Switzerland’s largest university.
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Education at the Cutting-Edge

The teaching at UZH is varied, dynamic and high quality, designed to meet the needs of a rapidly changing society with innovation and creativity.
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Research Excellence

Imagination, daring, patience and determination are vital to shed light on scientific unknowns and make breakthrough discoveries. For this, freedom and space to reflect and question are required.
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Exhilarating Variety

UZH encompasses a huge breadth of differing but mutually stimulating perspectives, ways of thinking and academic milieus. Our knowledge and findings are made to be shared: let yourself be inspired.


Visual of the exhibition "Honeymoon?"

Final Days: Honeymoon?

Until 14 April: Workshop exhibition at the Ethnographic Museum providing insights into current research between ethnology, provenance research and collaboration with experts from the region of origin.
Visual of the exhibition "Business Idea?"

Final Days: Business Idea?

Until 14 April: Workspace exhibition at the Ethno­gra­phic Museum exploring the commer­cial collec­ting practice and the rela­tion­ships it creates.
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Die Schweiz am Scheideweg: EU, Migration und Wettbewerbsfähigkeit

Live-Stream des Wirtschaftspodiums am UBS Center for Economics in Society. Mit Aussenminister Ignazio Cassis und weiteren Vertreter:innen aus Politik, Wirtschaft und Forschung.
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Public Lecture Series

"Human Reproduction", "Phenomenology", or "Digital Religions": You are invited to the "Ringvorlesungen" of the spring semester. Free of charge, no registration required. Until 30 May.


  • Sat, 13.4.
    10:00 Uhr
    Wenn Nerven schmerzen und Schmerzen nerven – neuropathische Schmerzen nach Rückenmarksverletzung
  • Sat, 13.4.
    11:15 Uhr
    Theragnostik in der Pathologie - auf dem Weg zur individualisierten Bildgebung
  • Sat, 13.4.
    12:30 Uhr
    The nose knows: microbiota engineering for respiratory health
  • Sun, 14.4.
    11:30 Uhr
    Sonntagsführung: Masterpieces: 50 Meisterwerke der Natur (ab 10 J.)
  • Sun, 14.4.
    14:00 Uhr
    Familien-Workshops: Dinosaurier – damals und heute, lange Hälse
  • Sun, 14.4.
    15:00 Uhr
    Familien-Workshops: Dinosaurier – damals und heute, lange Hälse
  • Mon, 15.4.
    18:30 Uhr
    The Importance of Gender Equality for Sustainable Development
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Planning to join us from abroad?

The University of Zurich is home to students and staff from over 120 countries. Find out more about our diverse and inspiring learning, research and working environment.
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UZH Condemns Terrorist Attacks on Israel

UZH condemns the horrific terrorist attacks by Hamas against Israel. Our thoughts are with the victims and their loved ones as well as those suffering from the attack, regardless of their nationality or background.
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Solidarity with Ukraine

Russia's war of aggression against Ukraine lasts on. UZH continues to support refugees, people affected, and UZH members.