Artificial Intelligence, M.Sc. | University of Zurich | Zürich, Switzerland
12 months
1474 EUR/year
1474 EUR/year
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The Master of Artificial Intelligence at University of Zurich provides an advanced academic education and allow students to complete independent academic and project-based work.


Study and classes:

  • Classes in the major study program of Artificial Intelligence at University of Zurich will teach you the foundations and advanced skills of artificial intelligence, such as deep learning, machine learning, computer graphics, computer vision for robotics, natural language processing, machine translation, coordination of complex systems, big-data analytics, combinatorial and approximation algorithms, randomized and online algorithms, mathematical and computational statistics.

  • A Master's thesis comprising 30 ECTS credits is the final element of the program.

  • Master's degree programs provide students with an advanced academic education and allow them to shape their own profiles. The Master's degree qualifies graduates for demanding activities, such as starting a professional career or, for suitable candidates, continuing their academic career in a Doctoral program.

  • Knowledge of Artificial Intelligence is one of the most demanded expertises on today’s job market. Students graduating from this master study program will be able to apply their knowledge in areas such as robotics, business forecasting, video games, computer vision, intelligent search, chat bots, medical diagnostics, and many more. Moreover, graduates with the right aptitude will have the opportunity to complete a doctorate, an outstanding foundation for an academic career.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Techniques of Machine Translations
  • Algorithmic Game Theory
  • Machine Learning
  • Essentials in Text and Speech Processing
  • Network Science
  • Behavioral Theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s diploma or a degree that is at least equivalent from a state-accredited university.
  • Credits for any transferred coursework must also have been acquired at a state-accredited university.
  • The degree program must last at least three years (of regular full-time study: 180 ECTS credits or equivalent workload).
  • The diploma must be state-accredited (no equivalency certificates or university-internal confirmations of the successful completion of interim sections).
  • The diploma must grant entitlement to undertake a consecutive Master’s program at a state-accredited university in the relevant country.
  • You must fulfill the requirements of the Master’s study program in question; in other words, you must have the knowledge and skills required for the Master’s study program. 
  • These requirements are set on the basis of the quality, content and scope of, and the level of skills imparted in, one or more Bachelor’s degree programs at the University of Zurich.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1474 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 737 EUR per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    1474 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 737 EUR per semester during 12 months.
  • Tuition fee is 720 CHF 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.


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