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Economics

University of Zurich

B.A. On Campus
36 months
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1336 EUR/year
1336 EUR/year
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About

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. 

Overview

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

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 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).
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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

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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