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4.4/5.0 (8 reviews)
LSI - Language Studies International, Zurich

The school is conveniently located close to Zurich's old town centre, about two minutes walking from Stadelhofen station, between Kreuzplatz and the lake, in the heart of Zurich Seefeld. More

Quality of teaching:4.2/5.0
Social activity and excursion program:3.9/5.0
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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.

Key Facts about Zurich

Population: 342,000 Inhabitants

Time Zone: +11h. (GMT +1)

Region: Zurich, Bezirk Zürich

Currency: CHF (1 CHF = 1.0076 USD)

Name of City in German: Zürich

Visa: Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 90 days. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

Zurich Quality of Life Rating:
4.9/5.0  (8 reviews by our former students)

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Cost of Living:

* 100 = prices in New York

  • Student price index excluding rent:109* (9% more expensive than New York)
  • Student price index including rent:93* (7% cheaper than New York)
  • Price index food only:117* (17% more expensive than New York)
  • Big Mac price (Switzerland average):6.30 CHF (25% more expensive than in USA)

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 60 minutes, 11,00 CHF, 20 minutes.

Main stops: Zürich Flughafen, Zürich Oerlikon, Zürich Hardbrücke, Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen

3 per day, 8,00 CHF, 20 minutes.

Main stops: Zürich Flughafen, Zürich Oerlikon, Zürich Hardbrücke, Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen

Direct international flights from:
  • 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

May

Zürich Tanzt
Zürich Tanzt

04 May 2018 - 06 May 2018Zürich Tanzt is a dance festival staging hundreds of shows in the theaters of the city as well as in the public plazas. Many free dance lessons and performances take place throughout the city, attracting tens of thousands of people every year.

July

Caliente!
Caliente!

06 Jul. 2018 - 08 Jul. 2018Caliente! is the biggest celebration of latino culture in Switzerland. This colourful and joyful festival brings together latino music, art and gastronomy in an exotic party.

August

Street Parade
Street Parade

11 Aug. 2018One 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

16 Aug. 2018 - 02 Sep. 2018Theater 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)

08 Sep. 2018 - 10 Sep. 2018This 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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