International Scholars Center

Are you interested in working at UZH but live outside of Switzerland? The International Scholars Center supports PhD candidates, postdocs, academic guests, and administrative and technical staff from abroad.

International Scholars Center

Professors from abroad are supported by the HR office for Professors.

Website of the HR office for Professors (in German)

Moving to Switzerland

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Under "Moving to Switzerland" you can find useful information and tips on finding an apartment, customs formalities, residence permits, insurances, taxes, and lots more.

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