ETH Zurich is one of the leading international universities for technology and the natural sciences. It is well known for its excellent education, ground-breaking fundamental research and for implementing its results directly into practice.
Credit Equivalency: 5.0 credits at UofT = 60 credits. Note: Instead of getting a transcript from the host university, admitted students must enroll in an Independent Research (or similar) course in the equivalent department at U of T.
Departmental approved pathways: Engineering placements not-for-credit only (You do not pay U of T tuition).
Research projects: For available projects, please see here. Nominated students contact professors directly and secure their project.
Funding: Students applying to ETH Zurich for 12 weeks should also apply for Globalink Research Award. Successful GRA applicants will not be considered for $3000 CIE funding and IE Award because the GRA amount is greater of the two.
Housing: On-campus housing is not available.