Credit Point System

Students should accumulate a total of 90 ECTS credits within the recommended duration of 3 semesters (1.5 years), with a maximal duration of 6 semesters. See the table below for detailed information.

Option 1: 
Core Modules (9 ECTS)
Master Thesis + Exam (45 ECTS)
Elective Core Modules — 2 of 3 disciplines (18 ECTS)
Elective Modules (18 ECTS)*

Option 2:
Core Modules (9 ECTS)
Master Thesis + Exam (29 ECTS)
Short project I (8 ECTS)
Short project II (8 ECTS)
Elective Core Modules — 2 of 3 disciplines (18 ECTS)
Elective Modules (18 ECTS)*

* see our webpage about Elective Modules for restrictions that apply to ETH or UZH students