The University of Zurich International Summer School offer interdisciplinary programs open to Bachelor and Master students from all over the world.  

This year, a range of exciting topics are on offer, all of them blending local expertise with the latest research. The UZH Summer School programs combine online teaching, group work and individual study with industry expertise.

Fields of study

  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • International Law
  • Political Science
  • Sustainability

More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the host university website. 

Credit equivalent

6 ECTS = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units upon successful completion of 6 ECTS (pending UQ faculty approval).

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As the Global Experience team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Please review the host university webpage for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the University of Zurich entry requirements. 

If you are intending to undertake your experience for-credit, it is strongly recommended that you submit your application to IGET at least 4 weeks before applying to the host to allow sufficient time for Faculty to complete the credit assessment. Please note however that it is your responsibility to meet the host application deadline.  

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The participation mode of this experience is Study Abroad. The program fee is approximately $2,300 AUD, and includes tuition, accommodation and social program. The University of Zurich may offer tuition fee discounts to applicants from UQ on a first come, first served basis. 

Detailed information regarding fees and inclusions can be found on the host university website


Accommodation is included in the program cost. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the host university website


Internships and Global Experiences Grants

When you submit your application for an experience, you are automatically considered for funding that is relevant to your nominated experience. Please refer to the Short-Term Experiences Funding  page for details. 

BEL Faculty Credit Assessment

Credit must be confirmed with BEL Faculty to check suitability for your program requirements. You should consult with International Mobility Coordinator prior to submitting an application. The credit precedents information on this site is provided as a guide only. Please see Credit Precedents Disclaimer for further details.

University of Zurich International Summer SchoolBEL Faculty Assessment
International Sports Law

Unspecified LLB(Hons) LAWS5xxx Elective or Unspecified LLB(Hon) Flexible Core Course (2 units)

Deep Dive into Block Chain

Unspecified Level 3 BBusMan Business Information Systems Major Elective (2 units)


Unspecified Level 3 BCom Business Information Systems Major Elective (2 units)


Unspecified Level 7 MBus/MCom Elective (2 units)

Finance for the Future

Unspecified Level 3 BCom Finance Elective (2 units)


Unspecified Level 3 BAdvBus(Hons) Finance Major Elective (2 units)


Unspecified Level 3 BAdvFin&Econ(Hons) Finance Major Elective or Part C Elective (2 units)


Unspecified Level 7 MCom Applied Finance Elective (2 units)

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 21 April 2023
Host: 24 April 2023

Program Dates

Start: 2 July 2023
End: 21 July 2023

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Zurich, Switzerland (In-person)
Credit: For-credit and not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and Postgraduate

Global Experiences Information Sessions

Students are encouraged to register and attend an information session to receive more details on the short-term application process, eligibility criteria, funding etc.