Supervision requirements

Basic requirements for supervisors of Bachelor and/or Master theses

  • The supervisor teaches courses in the major or mono study program in which the thesis is written.
  • The supervisor is employed by the University of Zurich when agreeing to supervise a thesis.

The applicable legal regulations can be found in the framework ordinance (Rahmenverordnung) and the program regulation (Studienordnung) for the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

Additional requirements for supervisors of Bachelor theses

Supervisors of Bachelor theses must have at least a master’s degree.

Additional requirements for supervisors of Master theses

Supervisors of Master theses must have at least a doctoral degree.