Bachelor of Arts (BA)
The Bachelor's program in economics teaches students methods for examining economic problems at the micro and macro levels. With the knowledge you acquire you will be able to analyze these problems and express views on them. In the economics program you will acquire the analytical tools necessary to do this and learn to apply empirical methods.
Master of Arts (MA)
The economics program at UZH is a leader in the entire German-speaking region. The research of its lecturers is renowned worldwide, which is evident in the program's demanding, well-configured and internationally oriented course offerings. Current research continually shapes the courses, which exposes students to the frontiers of research early on. In the Master's program in economics, you will learn to understand complex relations in the markets and how to apply this knowledge in business, politics or research.