Dates and Deadlines

Obligation to obtain information

The obligation to obtain information applies at UZH: As a student, the onus is on you to obtain all the information you require for your studies.

Fall Semester 2020 (1 August 2020 to 31 January 2021)

Lecture period: 14 September 2020 to 19 December 2020

Doctoral studies

Graduation ceremony Date to be confirmed, there will be no attendance event

Spring Semester 2021 (1 February to 31 July 2021)

Lecture period: 22 February to 5 June 2021

Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs

Applications Application deadlines
Semester enrollment (including changes of degree program and subject, leave of absence, suspension of matriculation, and withdrawal from the University) Enrollment periods
Booking/canceling modules Periods for booking/canceling modules
Registration for graduation (Spring Semester 2021) 15 to 30 March 2021
Deadline for submitting grades 31 July 2021
Grades appear in summary of credits Immediately after processing
Final records sent out (graduation in Spring Semester 2021)

expected to be CW 38/39 (the final records will be sent out in stages)

Master's graduation ceremony (graduation in Spring Semester 2021) Date to be confirmed, there will be no attendance event
Transcript of records available CW 38

Doctoral studies

Application Application deadlines
Semester enrollment (including changes of degree program and subject, leave of absence, suspension of matriculation, and withdrawal from the University) Enrollment periods
Online registration for PhD defense

PVO 2009: 16 January to 15 July 2021

PromVO 2019: 1 December 2020 to 31 Mai 2021 (PhD defense must take place between 1 February and 31 July 2021)

Booking modules for doctorate

Periods for booking/canceling modules

Graduation ceremony

Friday, 24 September 2021 (provisionally, exact date will be confirmed)

Fall Semester 2021 (1 August 2021 to 31 January 2022)

Lecture period: 20 September 2021 to 23 December 2021

Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs

Applications Application deadlines
Semester enrollment (including changes of degree program and subject, leave of absence, suspension of matriculation, and withdrawal from the University) Enrollment periods
Booking/canceling modules Periods for booking/canceling modules
Registration for graduation (Fall Semester 2021) 15 to 30 October 2021
Deadline for submitting grades (Fall Semester 2021) 20 January 2022
Grades appear in summary of credits Immediately after processing
Final records sent out (graduation in Fall Semester 2021)

expected to be CW 11/12 (the final records will be sent out in stages)

Master's graduation ceremony (graduation in Fall Semester 2021) Friday, 25 March 2022

Transcript of records available

CW 8

Doctoral studies

Applications Application deadlines
Semester enrollment, including changes of degree program and subject, leave of absence, suspension of matriculation, and withdrawal from the University Enrollment periods
Online registration for PhD defense

PVO 2009: 16 July 2021 to 15 January 2022

PromVO 2019: 1 August to 30 November 2021 (PhD defense must take place until 31 January 2022)

Booking modules for doctorate

Two weeks before the beginning of the lecture period until four weeks after the beginning of the lecture period.

Graduation ceremony Friday, 30 September 2022