Selection, admission and enrollment

In February (study start in September of the year in question), the Steering Committee reviews the applications and informs each applicant about the outcome of her/his application via email at the beginning of March. There are three possible outcomes:

Timeline 1. Directly Accepted 2. Interview Required 3. Not Accepted
Beginning of March Based on an exceptional dossier the candidate is accepted to join the program without any further examinations and interviews. For candidates who were neither directly accepted nor directly rejected, an interview will be required. He/she is asked to prove his/her prerequisite knowledge in finance and mathematics. Follow this link to see the required background material. No further information will be given about the final decision. There is however a right to appeal against the decision.
During March The interview process takes place in Zurich. Skype interviews might be accepted for overseas candidates. The candidates will be informed about the outcome via email at the end of March.
April Accepted applicants will receive details from the Admission Office of the University of Zurich regarding the official enrollment and about the existing deadlines to secure their place of study. Authorized copies of the documents (diploma, grades, certificate of knowledge of the English language) need to be submitted.

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