- Foreign qualifications recognized by the University of Zurich must primarily be based on general education.
- Must represent the highest possible graduation diploma from a high school or secondary school in the respective country and entitle students to a place at any university faculty and to any field of study in that country.
- Proficiency in German and English
There are compulsory, core elective and elective courses. A typical course of study would be as follows: First and second semester: Assessment level • 60 credits from the compulsory modules Third and fourth semester: BA level part 1 • 30 credits from compulsory modules and 30 points from elective and core elective modules Fifth and sixth semester: BA level part 2 • 42 credits from compulsory, elective and core elective modules and 18 credits from the dissertation