Admission to Studies at the University of Zurich

Admission: Bachelor’s/Master’s

The general admission conditions of the University of Zurich apply to degrees at the Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies. Application is overseen centrally by the Student Administration Office. Applications to Bachelor’s degrees from students with foreign qualifications as well as all applications at the Master’s and Doctoral level are handled by the Admissions Office. All dates, deadlines and information on the application process can be found on the central Study Pages of the University of Zurich.

Further information concerning the conditions of studying at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences can be found on the Study Pages of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

Beyond this, there are no specific conditions for the study programs of the Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies. For any more particular requirements, prior knowledge etc., as well as for the special conditions for the Master’s subject “Gender Studies”, please see the departmental sites:

Gender Studies: Master's degree, Doctoral Program

Indian Studies: Bachelor's degree, Master's degree, Doctorate

Islamic Studies: Bachelor's degree, Master's degree, Doctorate

Japanese Studies: Bachelor's degree, Master's degree, Doctorate

Chinese Studies: Bachelor's degree, Master's degree, Doctorate.