B.A. On Campus


University of Zurich

36 months
1312 EUR/year
1312 EUR/year
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The Economics Bachelor's degree programs 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 Economics program from University of Zurich is made up of an assessment level and an advanced level. 

The assessment level and the advanced-level compulsory program equip all students in a Business and Economics program with the basics of business administration, economics, finance, mathematics, statistics, and scientific methods.

Students then go on to study specific fields. The study program in Economics requires them to complete modules from the core elective areas of Macroeconomics and Microeconomics. 

Career options

The analytical and empirical knowledge acquired is in demand in, for example, consulting firms, financial management, economic media, central banks and in international organizations. 

In addition to directly entering the job market, the numerous trainee programs at large banks and insurance companies are also attractive to our graduates. 

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Banking and Finance
  • Behavioral Macroeconomics
  • Financial Reporting
  • Global Policy Analysis: Poverty, Development, Growth
  • Intermediate Econometrics
  • Deep Dive into Blockchain – Linking Economics, Technology and Law

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 per semester

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.


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