University of Zurich

History of the University of Zurich began on April 29, 1833. With more than 26,000 students, this university is the largest university in the country. University comprises 7 faculties: Faculty of Theology, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics, Faculty of Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Science. The University is famous for great reputation in Switzerland and abroad. Use of English is increasing in some faculties, while Swiss Standard German is the official language.
  • Address: University of Zurich
    Rämistrasse 71
    CH-8006 Zürich
  • Telephone: +41 44 634 11 11
  • Official website:

Fields of Study

  • Historical and Cultural Sciences
  • Law, Economics, Business Administration/Management
  • Linguistics and Literary Studies, Communication
  • Mathematics, Computer Science
  • Medicine, Nursing, Therapy
  • Sciences and Earth Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Teaching, Educational Science
  • Theology, Religious Studies


  • Theology
  • Law
  • Business, Economics and Informatics
  • Medicine
  • Vetsuisse (Veterinary Medicine)
  • Arts and Social Sciences
  • Science