Exchange: ETH-Zurich Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

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. Students have participated in research programs as well as taken courses in fields such as Biology and Chemistry.


Credit Equivalency: 60 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses

Restricted Programs: Architecture, Social Sciences and Humanity.

Housing: On-campus housing is not guaranteed. Please find more information here.


Specific Funding Available: Heyning-Roelli Foundation Scholarship and ThinkSwiss Research Scholarships

Subjects Available at Host: All

Program Type: Research, Study

Accepting Applications: Yes

Fall/Full Year Deadline: January 14, 2021
Winter Deadline: April 1, 2021

Timeline: Fall (Sep-Feb), Winter (Feb-Aug), Year-long (Sep-Aug)

Country: Switzerland

City: Zürich

Institution: University

Language of Study: English, German

Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate

Credit: Yes

Open to Programs at UofT: All

Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT

Program Fees: No fee

Funding: IE Award, Funding from Host Institution, Heyning-Roelli Foundation Scholarship, ThinkSwiss Research Scholarships

Eligibility Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 3.0 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduates); exchange available after 2 years of study; Language Requirement: depending on course selection, German B2 may be required.