International Services

For Staff and Academic Guests Researchers

PhD Candidates, Postdocs, Academic Guests and Administrative-Technical Staff coming from outside Switzerland and interested in working at the University of Zurich will find useful information on the website for international guests and staff.
UZH for International Students and Staff: Virtual Welcome Center

For Professors

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