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Northwestern and Switzerland

Northwestern and Switzerland


From research collaborations to study abroad exchanges and dual degree programs, Northwestern offerings are broad and plentiful in Switzerland.

  • 4 students from Switzerland at Northwestern:
  • 1 Masters
  • 3 Doctorate
For historical data, visit the Office of International Student and Scholar Services website.
  • 6 Undergraduate students in Switzerland


Northwestern University offers its students and faculty various exchange opportunities in Switzerland. Our partnerships in Switzerland take different forms including study abroad, language programs and professional development.

Partner InstitutionPartner Type & Sponsor
ETH Zürich
The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
University of St. Gallen: Business School  
University of Zurich - Faculty of Law


550+Northwestern alumni are based in Switzerland.

The NU Club of Switzerland  offers social and networking opportunities to keep alumni connected to Northwestern and fellow alumni in Switzerland. Other ways to get or stay involved can be found here.

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Due to the irregularities in student mobility caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, this document contains data from 2019, the last full academic year prior to the imposed travel restrictions. All other information is up to date as of September 2021. For questions or comments about the information listed here, please contact Janka Pieper, Director of Communications.