Schools & Education

Zurich: a scientific centre

Zurich is a first class scientific centre with a broad array of educational opportunities: state run schools offering high quality education, numerous universities of applied sciences, renowned universities, a large choice of international schools and bilingual schools, opportunities to learn trades and professions and places for trainees.

titel picture Educational System, December 2017

The publication "Educational System" provides a concise subject-specific overview for new and future residents in the Canton of Zurich.

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International schools

Three international schools with classes taught in English and one kindergarten, one French school and one Japanese school make sure that the children of internationally mobile families receive an excellent education and can easily transfer to other international schools and universities in the world.

Bilingual schools

The range of choices is wide and diverse, in early education as well as bilingual schooling from pre-school right through to university entrance.