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: Check here.

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

Note: This destination is only open to Full Year or Winter exchange. This destination’s term date does not align with U of T’s. If you have any questions, please email


Country(ies): Switzerland
City: Zürich
Institution: University


Accepting Applications: No
Timeline: Fall (Sep-Feb), Winter (Feb-Aug), Year-long (Sep-Aug)
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Yes

Deadlines: Full Year Deadline: January 17, 2024
Winter Deadline: April 3, 2024


Language of Study: English, German
Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate
Subjects Available at Host: All
Program Type: Research, Study
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: No fee
Funding: IE Award, Funding from Host Institution, Heyning-Roelli Foundation Scholarship, ThinkSwiss Research Scholarships


Schools/Faculties: All
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.