B.Sc. On Campus

People-Oriented Computing

University of Zurich

36 months
1312 EUR/year
1312 EUR/year
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Bachelor's degree programs in People-Oriented Computing from University of Zurich aim to provide a basic academic education with a broad scope of methodology and content. The Bachelor's degree enables graduates to pursue a career or further studies at Master’s level at our Faculty or at another university.


The Bachelor's degree in People-Oriented Computing from University of Zurich is made up of an assessment level and an advanced level. 

The assessment level covers the basics of informatics, business and economics, mathematics, and statistics, while the general compulsory program at the advanced level focuses on key topics in informatics as well as teaching the basics of scientific methods. 

At the same time, students begin studying specific fields. 

The People-Oriented Computing area of concentration requires them to complete compulsory modules, core elective modules, and elective modules in people-related subjects within informatics. 

Career options

With a Bachelor's degree in People-Oriented Computing, you will be in demand as a specialist in companies across all industries, where you will develop user-friendly software as well as employee-oriented and customer-oriented applications. 

You will also be called upon to help companies understand and shape interactions between humans and computer-based systems and analyze their economic and social implications. 

Furthermore, there are additional career prospects in applications such as smart home technologies, digital aging solutions or online platforms for group interactions. 

By completing a Bachelor's degree, you will also be qualified to undertake further study at Master's level. 

Programme Structure

    Courses include:
  • Computer Graphics
  • Database Systems
  • Informatics
  • Mathematics
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Social Computing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

The following conditions must be fulfilled for the holder of a non-Swiss upper secondary school-leaving certificate:

  • The sole educational objective of the upper secondary school was to prepare students to study at university level. In addition, the school-leaving certificate must represent the general higher education entrance qualification in its country of origin.

  • In terms of the educational content and duration of education, the school-leaving certificate must correspond to a Swiss maturity certificate (gymnasialer Maturitätsausweis). 

  • Depending on the type of certificate, the University of Zurich may determine that the prospective student must have achieved a minimum overall grade.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1312 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 656 EUR per semester during 36 months.
  • National

    1312 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 656 EUR per semester during 36 months.
  • Tuition fee is 720 CHF

Living costs for Zürich

1920 - 2572 CHF /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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