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ETH ZURICH

 

Consistently ranked the top university in continental Europe, ETH Zurich, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, is a leading player in research and education in Switzerland and worldwide. The international outlook - two-thirds of the professors have been recruited from abroad - and the excellent teaching and research infrastructure make ETH Zurich the ideal place for creative personalities.

Beyond world-class education, Zurich is known for its high quality of living. With 391,000 inhabitants (almost one million in the greater metropolitan area), Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland. The city has a metropolitan flair, excellent sports facilities, and a wide range of cultural and recreational offerings.

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Area(s) of Study

  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering Studies
  • Neuroscience
  • Biology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Chemical Engineering

Sponsored by College of Natural Sciences

Academic Information

Education at ETH Zurich is research-based - students can contact faculty to oversee proposed research. Students must follow their admitted college's registration guidelines. Exchange students may attend 1 intensive and 1 semester language course free of charge and can also register for 1 course at University of Zurich.

Faculty

***DATES include session exam period, which many times can be preponed or proctored from the US upon request.*** CNS Students must apply to one of the below participating faculties at ETH. Also open to CHE and E E majors. You earn regular in-residence credit and grades compute into UT GPA.

Language(s) of Instruction

English and German

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

ETH Zurich does not own or let any student accommodation. Housing for students is offered by various institutions connected with, but independent of, ETH Zurich. Since the number of rooms available for exchange students is limited, it is important to start looking for accommodation early and to explore all possible sources.

Open To

College of Natural Science

Program Cost

Students pay $75 app fee and regular UT tuition for semester abroad. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/visa, housing, food, local transportation, and general costs of living. Financial aid and scholarships may be used.

Dates:

- Spring
  • Program: February 21, 2022 to June 17, 2022
  • Priority Deadline: August 25, 2021
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2021
- Fall
  • Program: September 20, 2021 to January 21, 2022
  • Priority Deadline: March 1, 2021
  • Final Deadline: March 25, 2021

Application Code

090105

Additional Resources

Program Website
Peer Evaluations
Exchange Partner Information
Scholarships
Scholarships
Brochure
List of Available Courses
Frequently Asked Questions

Next Step

1) View advising videos Explore: Education Abroad 101 and Explore regional. Attend a live Q&A with questions. 2) View Ready to Apply video. 3) Self-authorize your application via the Get Started link below and apply! Videos and Q&A events found here: https://global.utexas.edu/abroad/apply/advising. Advisor: Jean Ooi

Program information above is subject to change