We recommend that all Master’s and Bachelor’s students spend some time studying abroad. You can already begin planning for that after having passed the Introduction to Sociology in the Bachelor’s program because you will then possess the requisite foundation needed to make profitable use of studying abroad.
The University of Zurich is extensively networked and maintains lively exchange programs with other universities in and outside Switzerland (see mobility programs). Please direct queries about the various exchange programs offered by the University of Zurich to the International Relations Office.
The Department of Sociology has exchange program partnerships with:
There is also always the possibility to organize your period of study abroad yourself.
You can also earn credits for modules taken at other universities in Switzerland (see Mobility within Switzerland – Outgoing).
For coursework that you intend to complete under a mobility program, a recognition agreement with the study program(s) involved must be reached prior to beginning your mobility placement.
Please note that all recognitions go through the following process: