International Services

For Employees and Academic Guests

PhD candidates, postdocs, academic guests and administrative and technical staff from outside Switzerland who are interested in working at the University of Zurich are supported by the International Scholars Center.
UZH International Scholars Center

For Professors

The Professorships Department supports professors from abroad prior to and during their appointment at the University of Zurich.
Professorships Department

Moving to Switzerland

You can find useful information and tips to help you with flat-hunting, customs formalities, residence permits, insurance, taxes and much more on Switzerland’s leading internet comparison site Comparis:

Comparis: Moving to Switzerland – the most important steps

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