Supplementary Examination of the Swiss Universities
If you have a recognized international university entrance qualification that deviates considerably from a Swiss school leaving certificate (Matura), you must pass a supplementary examination organized jointly by the Swiss universities. This examination takes place each fall.
|Location of the examination||Zurich|
|Deadline for registration||June 15|
|Examination dates 2022||-||Thursday, August 17, 2023: Mathematics, written, 3 hours|
|-||Friday, August 18, 2023: English, written, 2 hours|
|-||Individually: German language exam level C1 (written and oral) organized by the Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften, Applied Linguistics Department, date is not yet available.|
|-||Monday, August 28, 2023 and Tuesday, August 29, 2023: oral exams in Mathematics, English, History and one compulsory subject from the following group: Geography, Biology, Chemistry, Physics.
Prep time: 15 minutes; examination: 15 minutes
|The examination covers five subjects and is divided into two parts|
|Part 1||Language of instruction (level C1), compulsory for all candidates: oral and written examination|
|Part 2||Three compulsory subjects and one obligatory elective subject|
|Three compulsory subjects|
|Mathematics||Written and oral examination|
|English||Written and oral examination|
|History*||Oral examination (*including introduction to law)|
|One obligatory elective subject from the following group:|
|Geography*||Oral examination (*including introduction to economics)|
The examination results will be available by calendar week 36 at the latest.