Semester Exchange - University of Zurich 

Semester Exchange - University of Zurich 

With its 26,000 enrolled students, the University of Zurich (UZH) is Switzerland's largest university. Founded in the year 1833, UZH was Europe's first university to be established by a democratic political system; today, UZH is one of the foremost universities in the German-speaking world. Made up of seven faculties covering some 100 different subject areas, the University offers a wide variety of Bachelor's, Master's and PhD programs. In addition, UZH's continuing education programs offer excellent learning opportunities.

Country: Switzerland, Europe
Program Dates: Fall semester:  August  - January, Spring semester: February - July 
Type of program: Exchange
Length of Program: 5 months
Language of Instruction: German, English
Accommodation: Please refer to the accommodation website
More Information: Please refer to this website University of Zurich

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a nomination from Macquarie Unviersity
  • Meet German or English language requirement for non-native speakers

How to apply

Important notes:

Application Fee: No fee

Payment Options: No fee

Logistics Fees: No fee

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas.  

Program Costs: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.

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Summary
With its 26,000 enrolled students, the University of Zurich (UZH) is Switzerland's largest university. UZH is one of the foremost universities in the German-speaking world.

Area of study
Business; Law, security and intelligence; Science; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
Full offers only

Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Philosophy, Human Medicine, Economic Sciences, Law, Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Theology, Exchange, Zurich, Switzerland

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$1,500 minimum

Phone
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Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://mqedu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6xtWaFwZoUxHDQ9

Closing dates URL
http://www.mq.edu.au/study/international-students/scholarships/muis/vcis-closing-dates

Level of study
Undergraduate

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