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Informatics

University of Zurich

36 months
Duration
278 EUR/year
278 EUR/year
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About

The Informatics program from the University of Zurich focuses on three fields - Information Systems, Software Systems, and Multimodal and Cognitive Systems. 

Overview

Application areas range from business information systems to social sciences, linguistics, natural sciences, and medicine.

Structure

The department creates joint research ventures and integrates their results in the teaching of students. In addition, internationally renowned visiting professors regularly give courses on special topics. 

During the Informatics program from the University of Zurich, students deepen their skills and knowledge acquired at the Bachelor's and Master's levels with respect to scientific work and its application.

Programme Structure

Educational goals
  • The Doctoral program of the Department of Informatics at the University of Zurich focuses on three fields - Information Systems, Software Systems, and Multimodal and Cognitive Systems. 
  • Application areas range from business information systems to social sciences, linguistics, natural sciences, and medicine. The department creates joint research ventures and integrates their results in the teaching of students. 
  • In addition, internationally renowned visiting professors regularly give courses on special topics. During the doctoral education and work, students deepen their skills and knowledge acquired at the Bachelor's and Master's levels with respect to scientific work and its application.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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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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

Credits

20 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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
Start practicing IELTS today!
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Master’s degree diploma from a state-accredited university.
  • Credits for any transferred coursework must also have been acquired at a state-accredited university.
  • The diploma itself is state-accredited.
  • The diploma grants entitlement to pursue doctoral studies at a state-accredited university in the relevant country.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    278 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 139 EUR per semester during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    278 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 139 EUR per semester during 36 months.
  • Tuition fee is 150 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.

Funding

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