Other Student Associations

AACZ Academic Alpine Club Zurich
AAZ Academic Aviation Society Zurich, for all those who are keen on or interested in any sports to do with flying
Achtung Liebe "Achtung Liebe" ("attention love") is a students' group that teaches sex education in schools.


Association for Critical and Interdisciplinary Thinking

ACZ The Zurich Academic Choir
AETZ Associazione Economisti Ticinesi a Zurigo


The Zurich Academic Flight Group ("Akademische Fluggruppe Zürich") is one of the biggest gliding groups in Switzerland, with 14 gliders and a free-of-charge gliding school.

AFrEZ Association Francophone des Etudiants à Zurich / French student's association in Zurich
AFZ Academic fencing club Zurich (Akademischer Fechtclub Zürich)
AI Amnesty International – University Group Zurich
AIESEC AIESEC is the world's largest student organization with approx. 20'000 members represented in over 100 countries. It's main activities are an international exchange program and the organization of projects in areas of interest of students.
AKI Catholic Community of the University of Zurich
AKO Academic Chamber Orchestra Zurich
Alpha Investment Club

The association aims at the specific networking of the students of the University of Zurich with the investment industry, promotes the development of own investment strategies and imparts subject-specific competences.

AMIV Academic association of mechanical and electronical engineers (Akademischer Maschinen- und Elektro-Ingenieur-Verein)
Animal Rights Switzerland Hochschulgruppe Student organisation advocating animal rights
AOZ Academic Orchestra Zurich

The association pursues the goal of a debate in the field of fine arts among young adults who are pursuing a university degree at the UZH and/or the ETH.

ASAZ African Students Association of Zurich

Association of kurdish students

Association of kurdish students

Association of serbian students

Association of serbian students

ASTAZ Association of the Students from the canton of Ticino in Zurich (Associazione Studenti Ticinesi A Zurigo)
ASVZ Academic Sports Association (Akademischer Sportverband)
aware The magazine written by and for students of psychology
BFSA Banking & Finance Student Association
Blueprint Masquerades English speaking student-run theater group
Boky Mamiko

Boky Mamiko is a partnership between a group of volunteer students and researchers from the University of Zurich, Switzerland, and École Mamiko, a kindergarten and primary school in the village of Djangoa, district of Ambanja, in a rural area of North West Madagascar. 

Bündner Club Association of students from the canton of Graubünden
BusinessClub UZH Student initiative for students of business administration and management & economics
Camerata Academica Zürich Chamber orchestra with a professional conductor
CAMPUS live The Christian student association was founded in 1977 as a meeting place for students who are interested in discovering a living and introspective Christianity.

Chamber Music Association

Chamber Music Association of the Zurich Universities

Christian Student Association VBG Zürich Meeting point for christian students and people interested in exploring questions relevant to life in Switzerland from a Christian perspective
Circolo Giovani Giuristi Association of the law students from the canton of Ticino at the UZH
Colla Voce The vocal ensemble of UZH and ETH Zurich

Croatian Students Association

The aim is to bring together students with an interest in Croatian culture.

Cultural initiative Zurich

The association organizes cultural activities in the canton of Zurich and fosters the collaboration with organisations who aim for similar purposes.

delirium "Zeitschrift gegen Literatur"
Denkbilder Journal for students of German language and literature
Dialog Klub Zürich The "Dialogue Club Zurich" (Dialog Klub Zürich) offers a platform for dialogue with personalities from the fields of economy, science, sport and culture.
EFSZ Association of Greek students
EGEA European Geography Association
ELSA The "European Law Students' Association" is the largest politically and ideologically neutral organisation world-wide for students of law.
ESN "Erasmus Student Network" is a European wide student organization attending to exchange students at the UZH and the ETH and organizing cultural events.
ETH Big Band Zürich Ambitious big band musicians and musicians keen on jazz improvisation are welcome. The ETH Big Band is open to all students, as well as employees of the ETH Zurich and the UZH.
Evolutionary Humanists The university group "Evolutionary Humanists Zurich (EHZH)" represents the Giordano Bruno Foundation and the Freethinker Association Switzerland at the level of higher education in Switzerland.

The association promotes "Legal Gender Studies" and its visibility at the University of Zurich. In particular, it strengthens the importance of gender equality issues.

Finance Club The Finance Club serves as a platform for exchange, information and communication for students, professors and professionals in the field of finance.
foraus foraus, as an acronym for "Forum Aussenpolitik" (forum foreign affairs), wants to promote an open swiss foreign policy.

Represents the interests of its members vis-à-vis the SOL (student organisation of the University of Lucerne), the Universities of Lucerne and Zurich and the public.

Friends of MSF Zurich Association of students interested in humanitarian aid and "global health"
Giving What We Can Switzerland "Giving What We Can" is an international society dedicated to eliminating poverty in the developing world.
Golf Club Association for golf-crazed students
GSoA-Hochschulgruppe Zürich Zurich branch of the Group for a Switzerland without an Army
IFIL The "Initiative for Intercultural Learning" is an independent, non-partisan, non-profit organisation run by students and young professionals which offers intercultural study trips and projects.
IGOR IGOR is a fraction of VSUZH and advocates the interests of all students at the Oerlikon campus.
IPU The "Initiative for psychology in ecology" (Initiative Psychologie im Umweltschutz) is a network promoting ecology and sustainability using psychology.
IVE Zürich

Promotion of personality development in an entrepreneurial environment and the transfer of leadership responsibility, taking into account one's own sense of values

IVSA International Veterinary Students' Association Zurich
«Keller62 – theater into life» "Keller62 – theater into life (theater ins Leben)" runs the theater "Keller62" and offers courses for theater-enthusiasts.
KIHZ The Foundation KIHZ (Kinderbetreuung im Hochschulraum Zürich) offers childcare for students and employees of UZH and ETH Zurich.
KOSTA Committee for the organisation of students’ events
kriPo Critical politics at the University of Zurich (Kritische Politik an der Uni Zürich) is a left-wing students organisation engaging in university politics.
Kritische Jurist*innen Kritische Jurist*innen would like to create opportunities to critically engage with current legal topics.
L-Punkt Association for lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer women of the universities of Zurich.
LionsExchange Society of the Faculty of Economics, Business Administration and Information Technology, which aims for reducing information discrepancies between students
LSVZ The "Latino students organization Zurich" (Latino Studentenverein Zürich) is a contact-platform for all spanish or portuguese speaking students or for students interested in iberoamerican culture.
Marrow Student organisation against leukemia and other diseases of the immune system
Marxistische Studierende Marxist Students Zurich (MSZ)


mindful[L] takes mental health and wellbeing seriously – because it matters

move As a fraction of VSUZH move aims at setting the focus of VSUZH on students and create substantial added value for them.
MSAZ Muslim Students Association Zurich
MUN Team UZH Association for students with an interest in the United Nations, who are keen to participate in the MUN (Model United Nations)
Music Platform of UZH & ETH Zurich The biggest music community of the UZH and ETH Zurich organises its own concert series, runs an information and networking website and offers courses for students and staff.
NanoTalks Student association for talks within the arts, sciences and technologies
Of@campusZH The army officers' union of the UZH and the ETH Zurich
φ – Phi The "Association for the magazine φ" publishes the students magazine of the Institute of Philosophy.
Plurale Oekonomik Zürich Network that promotes redesigning and opening up economics in terms of theory and method diversity as well as self-reflection
Poly Band Zurich The "Poly Band Zurich" consists of students and other members of the UZH and ETH Zurich, who are keen on playing music of various styles from big band and swing to blues, funk, rock and latin.
Polyphonia Polyphonia is a symphony orchestra for students of UZH and ETH Zurich.
PONYS Theater group
Progymnasmata Progymnasmata is a latin discussion group for students.
[project 21] [project 21] is a platform and network for students from all fields who are committed to a sustainable world within and outside the universities.
PAKSAS Pakistan Student’s Association Switzerland

A queerer association at the UZH and ETHZ for all those who learn, research and work there and who are lesbian, gay, bi, trans, ace or somehow crosswise impassible. Quite explicitly political, feminist & colourful.
We are committed to queer concerns in higher education policy.

Querfeldein Querfeldein invites people from the media, research, art and society on stage to debate interesting and relevant topics and broaden horizons.
reatch Reatch is a think tank reflecting on science, technology and society.
Reformed University Forum University Forum of the Reformed Church Zurich: Projects on current subjects, church services, guidance and pastoral care, social gatherings
Rhetoric Forum  
RosaRot Magazine for feminism and gender issues
SFPa Student Forum for Psychoanalysis
SiROP SiROP offers a database with topics for Bacelor-, Master- and PhD-theses or lab practices.

The students' radio station of the UZH and the ETH Zurich

sneep Zürich sneep is a students network for ethics in economy and entrepreneurship.


Student Network Tibet – A platform for students interested in Tibet

SSTV "Societas Studentium Vallesanorum Turici" (Association of students from the Canton of Valais)
START global An international network of non-profit student organizations, which fosters the entrepreneurial spirit at various universities
Stück Holz Students' Theatre Group
Students Across Borders

The association aims at intercultural and social exchange between refugees and students.

Students for Liberty Zürich The association aims at advancing liberal ideas among students.
Stuthe Students' Theatre Group

Sustainability Week Zurich

The NHWZ promotes sustainable development at the UZH, ETH and Zurich universities by strengthening awareness of sustainability, motivating active action and networking among stakeholders.

SWAZ The Student Wine Association is a casual society, where students can meet and learn something about wine.

Synthetic Biology UZH

Promotes the university discourse on synthetic biology at the UZH

TaVs Tamil Students' Association
Testes Temporis Testes Temporis is open for students of all disciplines and aims to foster interdisciplinary dialogue.
Uni-Form "Uni-Form" is a student initiative and offers college-style sweaters.
United Visions Online TV station of the UZH and the ETH Zurich
VASZ Association of Albanian Students in Zurich


Cycling community of the students of Zurich

Vimentis at UZH

Vimentis publishes politically neutral information on votings and political topics

VJSZ Union of Jewish Students Zurich
VWS Association of Zurich students interested in economics
WATS Worldwide Association of Turkish Students
WiChem Forum Zürich Platform for students and alumni of chemistry and business studies
yes The "Young European Swiss" aims to show with various activities to the young Swiss that the interests of our country is best served as an actively participating member of the European Union.

LGBTIQ+ Students Zurich

ZS The independent newspaper "Zürcher Studierendenzeitung" (ZS) produced by students for the UZH and the ETH Zurich
ZSS You can arrange ski-tours with the "Zurich Students' Ski-tours Club" (ZSS)
Zurich Globalist Magazine for international affairs
ZQFA Zurich Quantitative Finance Alumni


AB Glanzenburger Academic fraternity (Akademische Burschenschaft) Glanzenburger
AKV Kyburger Academic Association (Akademische Kommentverbindung) Kyburger
League of Alumni (Altherrenbund) RHODIA Turicensis  
League of Alumni (Altherrenbund) Sequania Turicensis  
ALV Academic agricultural association (Akademische landwirtschaftliche Verbindung)
AV Filetia Turicensis The first female academic association in Zurich
AV Orion Academic fraternity Orion
Carolingia Turicensis Carolingia Turicensis – student fraternity of both universities (University and ETH Zurich)
CCZ Corporationen Convent Zürich – the Zurich student fraternities' umbrella association
HELVETIA Swiss Student Association HELVETIA, Zurich
Manessia Turicensis Student fraternity Manessia
New Guelphs Academic fraternity New Guelphs (Neu-Welfen)
Neuzofingia Academic fraternity Neuzofingia
Rhenania Zurich Academic fraternity Rhenania Zurich
Rodensteiner Singing fraternity Rodensteiner
SSS Swiss Students Shooting Club
StGV Zurich Singing Students
Tigurinia Corps Tigurinia
Tulinga turicensis Active corporation Tulingia turicensis
Turicia Academic Student Association Turicia
Utonia Academic "Turnerschaft" (gymnastic association) Utonia
Welfen Welfen academic fraternity
Zofingia Zürich Zofingia student fraternity, Zurich