Please note that the English regulations are solely for information purposes and have no legal validity. For any case of legal proceedings the German regulations ALONE have legal validity.

Regulations (German)

Your studies at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics are based on the regulations. They contain (almost) everything you need to know with regard to your studies. Any decision the Faculty makes is based on the regulations. They include information on all topics related to studies.

Students are supposed to have knowledge of the regulations and contents of this website.

  • Framework ordinance: Every degree program is based on a framework ordinance approved by the Board of the University and included in the Zurich collection of laws. A framework ordinance contains the fundamental principles underlying a degree program.
  • Program regulations: Based on the framework ordinance, the Faculty sets up program regulations, detailing the provisions of the framework ordinance.
  • Fact sheets: For specific subjects, additional fact sheets may be available. They are based on resolutions of the Faculty Board and elaborate on the implementation of the specifications in the program regulations.

Current regulations

The regulations below are the foundations effective for the Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral programs of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics as well as for the minor programs offered to students from other faculties.

Bachelor's and Master's degree programs in Business and Economics as well as in Informatics and minor program for students from other faculties (RVO16)


Change of the program regulations as per HS21

Adjustments to the program regulations will be made beginning with the fall semester of 2021. The adjustments will affect major- and minor programs at Bachelor's and Master's level in Informatics (especially the major program Artificial Intelligence) and the introduction of three new minor programs at Master's level in Business and Economics (Marketing, Sports Management and Sustainable Finance).

New program regulation per HS21 (English version follows) (PDF, 680 KB)

Please note:

  • Discontinuing study programs can generally be completed by FS24.
  • Transfer to new study programs is possible under transitional regulations.
  • Detailed transitional regulations will be published by the end of April at the latest.
  • In FS21, the current regulations apply.

Transitional guidelines Informatics as per HS21

Bachelor Informatics Transitional regulation per HS21 (PDF, 183 KB)

Master Informatics Transitional regulation per HS21 (PDF, 161 KB)

Below you can find the list of modules that still can be transferred toward the minor area GI (Foundations of Computing):

Modullist for minor area GI (PDF, 96 KB)

Further regulations

In this section you will find further regulations of the Faculty.