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ZIS Pathways to Swiss and Global Universities


Prepare for your children's futures! Find out how Zurich International School can offer attractive pathways for your children to both Swiss and global universities.

  • Meet ZIS alumni who have gone on to study at Swiss universities such as the University of Zurich, ETH Zurich and the University of St. Gallen.
  • Meet alumni who have studied at universities in the United Kingdom and the United States.
  • Hear their stories, ask them questions.

Join us for our Virtual Call on ZIS Pathways to Swiss and Global Universities on Wednesday, January 20 at 18:00 CET

The event will take place online and you will be sent a link to join. Please complete the short online registration form.


  • Introductions from Director Lisa Lyle and Upper School Principal David Markus

  • Learn about pathways to Swiss and global universities 

  • Choice of small group discussions with alumni sharing their experiences

  • Question and answer session with panel


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ZIS Seniors throw their graduation hats in the air

Meet former ZIS students now studying in Swiss and international universities. Discover the possibilities ZIS can offer your child.



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Swiss university representative talks to a ZIS senior student about university opportunities

Learn about our strong German program, our International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (including English/German bilingual diploma option), our Advanced Placement offerings, and our sports, arts and leadership opportunities.


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Liam, Grade 12

Liam says that when you solve a math problem with logic it feels like you’ve been touched by brilliance.
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Liam, Grade 12
Voices Winter 2017

With a sci-fi novel under his belt, Leo can’t get enough of the written word.
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Leo, Grade 4
Voices Summer 2018
Valerie Monticone

Valerie, Grade 12, shares her love of languages.
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Valerie, Grade 12
Voices Summer 2019
ZIS Grade 8 student

Lucy, Grade 8, always has pen and paper to hand.
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Lucy, Grade 8
Voices Winter 2019

Emerson loves Kindergarten and says her favourite time is when the class gets to explore the forest.
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Emerson, Kindergarten
Voices Spring 2016