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Earth System Science

University of Zurich

B.Sc. On Campus
36 months
Duration
1336 EUR/year
1336 EUR/year
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About

Studying Earth System Science at University of Zurich teaches students to understand fundamental concepts and current developments in the subject. 

Overview

The Earth System Science program from University of Zurich provides a general education in natural sciences with a focus on Earth System Science, as well as the competence to work and think in a methodological-scientific way. 

Career options

The program provides students with a broad and foundational education in experimental and theoretical Earth System Sciences, that includes practical experience in measurement techniques and experimental methods as well as an understanding of Mathematics and applied informatics. 

The program conveys substantiated knowledge from current research projects. With their educational trajectories in mind, the program fosters students’ intellectual and communicative skills. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Geography
  • Biology
  • Geology
  • Mathematics
  • Physics 
  • Chemistry

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English, German
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

180 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
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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

  • International

    1336 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 668 EUR per semester and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1336 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 668 EUR per semester and a duration of 36 months.
  • Tuition fee is 720 CHF per semester

Funding

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