The International Services at UZH provide support and information to international researchers, professors, PhD students and visiting PhD students.
For International Researchers
PhD candidates and postdocs from outside Switzerland interested in doing research at the University of Zurich (UZH) are supported by the International Scholars Center (ISC).
Website ISC: Doctoral Candidates
Website ISC: Postdoctoral Researchers
International PhD candidates and postdocs interested in doing research at UZH on a temporary basis while remaining employed at their home institution may consider the following options:
Website International Relations Office: Invited Visiting Students (PhD candidates)
Website ISC: Academic Guests (PhD candidates and postdocs)
The Professorships Department supports professors from abroad prior to and during their appointment at the University of Zurich.
Website Professorships Department
Moving to Switzerland
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