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Global Affairs

Services For Your Global Collaborations


The Global Affairs team of the University of Zurich provides support on different levels for your existing or planned collaborations with international universities, researchers and other partners. 

Travel and Collaboration Desk

This service is for you, if you:

  • Evaluate the value of potential and existing collaborations in teaching and re-search with public and private universities or institutions, organizations, com-panies, and government units abroad,
  • Welcome students, guests and members of public and private universities, institutions, organizations, companies, and government units from abroad,
  • Go abroad for study, research, teaching or on delegation trips.

Travel and Collaboration Desk

Collaboration Agreements

If you plan to enter into a new collaboration agreement with international partners, we can help you to choose the right framework. 

Collaboration Agreements

Get Involved in Global Activities

You can profit in various ways from the worldwide network that UZH has and you can also help shaping the internationalization strategy of UZH. 

Get Involved

International Funding Instruments

UZH and other partners offer a wide range of funding opportunities for international activities. We have put together an overview for you.

International Funding Instruments

Global Cooperation Database

UZH is globally connected. If you want to learn more about existing international collaborations, please visit the cooperation database which is open to all UZH researchers and staff. Please also share your international activities by adding it to the database. We love to hear from you!

Global Cooperation Database

Weiterführende Informationen

Your Contact in the Global Affairs Team

For Partnerships:
Katja Durkin


For International Guests:
Raphael Kunz


For Funding Instruments, Collaboration Agreements and Cooperation Database:
Carmen Richard

Other Useful Contacts For Your International Activities

Organization of events and exhibits:
Eventmanagement team

Student mobility:
Global Student Experience

International PhDs, Postdocs and Scholars who plan a visit or stay at UZH: You will receive support by the responsible institute at UZH. Useful information at a glance:
UZH for International Students and Scholars

International professors who plan a visit or stay at UZH:
Professorship’s Department