University of Zürich

University of Zurich – in German, Universität Zürich. Its acronym is UZH and it is located in Zurich, Switzerland. The school is home to more than 25,000 students, making it the largest school by enrollment in Switzerland. It offers programs in veterinary medicine, theology, science, medicine, economics and arts.

Founded in 1833, the University of Zurich was the first college of its time to be founded by a state and not a church or monarch. The university was also among the first to allow women to attend lectures and later to become doctoral students. The University of Zurich has buildings located all through the city.

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Ranking #70 #3
University Name University of Zürich
Name in Local Language Universität Zürich
Acronym UZH
Year Established 1833


Address Rämistrasse 71, Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
Phone +41 (44) 634 1111
Fax +41 (44) 923 8885
Website University of Zürich Website
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International Students Allowed Yes
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