18 months
1390 EUR/year
1390 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science in Health Sciences and Technology offered by ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology trains specialists who use science and technology in the service of human health and thus create new opportunities in the prevention, diagnosis and therapy of diseases.


The degree Master of Science ETH in Health Sciences and Technology at ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology qualifies graduates to enter into the workforce or to continue on an academic path as a doctoral student in Switzerland or abroad.

The Master Programme Health Sciences and Technology offers five majors:

  • Medical Technology
  • Human Health, Nutrition and Environment
  • Human Movement Science and Sport
  • Molecular Health Sciences
  • Neurosciences

Programme Structure


  • Lectures
  • Practical Training
  • Research Internship
  • Masters`s Thesis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Consecutive Master studies: students who are currently studying in the Bachelor programme of Health Sciences and Technology at ETH Zurich and who fulfill the admission requirements can register electronically in myStudies for the consecutive Master studies in Health Sciences and Technology. Entry is possible in the autumn or in the spring semester.
  • Entry after a break in studies: students with a Bachelor graduation in Health Sciences and Technology of ETH Zurich, who wish to enter the Master programme after an interruption (exmatriculation) should contact the Registrar's Office.
  • Applicants holding other degrees can find information on admission requirements, due dates and the registration procedure on the website of the ETH Zurich. There, also the requirement profile and the documents needed for the application are listed. Admission will be discussed only after the application.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1390 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 695 EUR per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    1390 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 695 EUR per semester during 18 months.
    • tuition fee: CHF 730 per semester

Living costs for Zürich

1920 - 2572 CHF /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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