We, the Faculty of Economics at University of Zurich, are the leading Business Administration and Economics Faculty in Switzerland and belong to the best Business Administration and Economics Faculties in Europe. Our research performance achieves the highest international recognition. In individual areas, we belong to the best in the world. We encourage qualitatively high-ranking, innovative and socially-relevant science and carry out both basic and application-orientated research.
We possess broad expert competences in the disciplines of economics, business administration and in informatics. We place great emphasis on an inter-disciplinary approach. We achieve our goals by appointing outstanding and internationally recognised scientists, creating the best possible research conditions, and encouraging young talent.
In our teaching, we transmit the latest research results with innovative, didactical means, and here also we aim for the best international performance. We train students on all levels. We offer bachelor, master’s and doctoral programs in Business Administration, Economics, Banking and Finance, Management and Economics as well as in Informatics with Concentration in Information Systems and we offer various professional development programs.
We encourage the development of scientific skills and creative thinking in students. Our students become qualified for international specialist and executive jobs in science, economics, and politics and are competitive with the graduates of worldwide leading universities. The self-reliance and mobility necessary for this are expressly fostered.