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Living in Zurich

Welcome to Zurich!

Zurich’s has a well founded reputation for being the city with the highest quality of life in the world. About 370,000 citizens actually live within the city. Zurich is Switzerland's largest city, cultural hub, and the country's most important economic centre. Zurich is also the largest Swiss student city, with around 50,000 students at higher education institutions.

Zurich's University, which was founded in 1833, is the largest in Switzerland, with 25'000 students and the broadest range of study courses.

Lakes, forests, long ranges of hills and a wonderful view of the Alps make Zurich, the city and the canton, a most attractive place to live. The public transport system is excellent with connections to all rural areas, so you can live in the country and still get to the city in 30 minutes.

The Housing Office of the University helps with finding rooms, apartments or houses >> link

Here you find useful information about Zurich Tourism

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