Sign "Open"


Most UZH museums and collections are open to the public again. The reopening of the Zoological Museum and the Paleontological Museum is planned to take place on 15 September.

Sign "Closed"

University Buildings Closed

University buildings will remain closed to the public until further notice. However, members of UZH may enter (some of) the buildings again from 8 June.



    Michael Schaepman is the new UZH President from 1 August 2020.

    Podcast Lecture Series: The Responsibility of Universities in Times of Global Turmoil

    Increased On-Site Operations

    On-site operations at UZH can be increased for employees as a result of the end of the "extraordinary situation" declared by the federal government and the new provisions on personnel law issued by the Government Council of the Canton of Zurich.

    Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020

    The University of Zurich ranks among the very best in 14 of 37 categories in the "Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020".