Health Sciences and Technology

ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

18 months
1196 EUR/year
1196 EUR/year
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Master of Science Health Sciences and Technology is offered by the ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.It is known for the excellent education it provides, its pioneering fundamental research and for the way its new findings are transferred directly into practical applications.

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The degree Master of Science ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Health Sciences and 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

Courses include:
  • Translational Science for Health and Medicine
  • Methods and Concepts in Human Systems Neuroscience and Motor Control
  • Advanced Topics in Exercise Physiology
  • Physical Activities and Health
  • Clinical and Movement Biomechanics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

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

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1196 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 598 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1196 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 598 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.

660 CHF 


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