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Rating: 4.5/5.0

4.5/5.013 reviews

Rating: 4.5/5.0

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Rating: 4.1/5.0

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School accredited by EAQUALS (European Association for Quality Languages Services)

The school is conveniently located close to Zurich's old town centre, about two minutes walking from Stadelhofen... More

Standard 20 - 20 lessons per week | Max. group size: 12
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Rating: 4.5/5.0

4.5/5.0 | 13 reviews

The information and service from the consultant and school are very good! When I had a question, they soon gave me all the information I was looking for. It was possible to switch to another level group. The teachers are very nice and they take time when you have a question. I was there for only one week but if I should have had more time I certainly would have taken more lessons. It was a very nice week!!!!!rnthanx!

23 May 2009
Course: Intensive 30 - 1 week
Student age: 36 years

Wendy
Nederlandse

Key Facts about Zurich

Zurich: Zurich is Switzerland´s main commercial and cultural centre and is according to surveys considered to be the city with the best quality of life in the world. The citizens enjoy a high standard of living, and this is evident in the many fashionable and enjoyable bars, cafés and restaurants that fill the Old Town. Many financial institutions have their headquarters in Zurich, mainly due to Swiss bank secrecy. In summer, the view of the city is beautiful, with the lake reflecting the mountains and clear blue sky. The winter snowfalls bring a magic of their own.

Population: 342,000

Time zone: -7h. (GMT +1)

Region: Zurich, Bezirk Zürich

Currency: CHF (1 CHF = 7.6369 CNY)

Name of city in German: Zürich

Zurich quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.8/5.0

4.8/5.0 (13 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from China require a visa to enter and study in Switzerland. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

universities: 6 (rankings of universities in Zurich)

High season: July

Low season: November

Average course price per week: 493 CHF

Cost of Living:

* 100 = prices in Shanghai

  • Student price index excluding rent:167* (67% more expensive than Shanghai)
  • Student price index including rent:171* (71% more expensive than Shanghai)
  • Price index food only:142* (42% more expensive than Shanghai)
  • Big Mac price (Switzerland average):5.95 CHF (114% more expensive than in China)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type C
  • Plug Type J
  • Residential voltage: 230 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

Arrival Airport

Zurich (ZRH) - 9 km. from Zurich city center

Public transportation to city center:

Every 10 minutes, 19,00 CHF, 10 minutes.

Main stops: Zurich Airport, Zurich central station

Taxi: 64 CHF, 15 minutes drive to city center of Zurich

Direct international flights from:
  • China: Beijing Capital, Shanghai Pu Dong
  • USA: Boston Logan International, Chicago O'Hare International, Las Vegas Mccarran, Los Angeles International, Miami International, New York John F. Kennedy, New York Newark, San Diego International, San Francisco International, Tampa International, Washington Dulles
  • Canada: Calgary, Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Toronto Pearson International, Vancouver International
  • South Africa: Cape Town, Johannesburg O.R. Tambo
  • Singapore: Singapore Changi

Weather in Zurich

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Events in ZurichBest time to take a language course in Zurich

August
Street Parade
Street Parade

08 August 2020One of the largest techno parties in Europe parades along the shores of Lake Zurich every year, on the second Saturday in August. It is a demonstration for tolerance, love and freedom and draws crowds upwards of one million people.

Theater Spektakel
Theater Spektakel

13 August 2020 - 30 August 2020Theater Spektakel is one of the most important cultural events in Switzerland. During this annual festival, international theatre companies perform drama, comedy, stand-up, dance and music in some of the most beautiful places of the city.

September
Knabenschiessen (Shooting competition)
Knabenschiessen (Shooting competition)

12 September 2020 - 14 September 2020This traditional event dates back to the 17th century. It consists of a target shooting competition for teenagers and is held on the second weekend of September every year. There is also a funfair organised alongside the competition.

What to do in Zurich

Grossmünster
Grossmünster
St. Peters Church
St. Peters Church
Zurich National Museum
Zurich National Museum
Bahnhofstrasse
Bahnhofstrasse
Old Town
Old Town
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