University of Geneva (UNIGE) / ジュネーブ大学 / Université de Genève

 

Geneve

 

Geneve

Number of students 3
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
Period of study September 2018 - June 2019
Location CH-1211 Genève 4, Switzerland
map&address for the buildings :http://unige.ch/presse/plans/
University profile Founded in 1559 by French theologian Jean Calvin, the University of Geneva (UNIGE)
is currently the second largest university in Switzerland. The University has a strong
international influence and strives to cultivate an open international outlook.
UNIGE is distinguished for its intellectual heritage, quality education covering not only the main areas of the sciences, arts and letters but also advanced research.
The University offers a wide spectrum of courses, at the bachelor, masters and
doctorate level, as well as Continuing Education programmes.
There are also many fields of research, and every year UNIGE hosts many foreign
PhD students and researchers at its faculties and laboratories.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students Most undergraduate courses are delivered in French. http://www.unige.ch/progcours
A full academic year as a full time student represents an average of 60 ECTS and
one semester 30 ECTS ( 1 ECTS = roughly 25-30 hours of work to include independent study).
• You are advised to restrict your choice of courses to 2 faculty areas.
• Interpretation : students registered in this field of study only.
• Classes at the Medical School are only available at the internship stage of the 6th year.
• Prerequisites can apply to certain courses.
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students Please refer to our website for restrictions:
https://www.unige-exchange.ch/en/in/international-exchanges/
admission-conditions/restrictions

http://www.ul.ie/international/sites/default/files/
GUIDE_Study_Plan__Courses_Restrictions_SEMP.pdf
Graduate programs open to exchange students Please refer to our website for restrictions.
http://www.ul.ie/international/sites/default/files/
GUIDE_Study_Plan__Courses_Restrictions_SEMP.pdf
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students Please refer to our website for restrictions:
https://www.unige-exchange.ch/en/in/international-exchanges/
admission-conditions/restrictions

http://www.ul.ie/international/sites/default/files/
GUIDE_Study_Plan__Courses_Restrictions_SEMP.pdf
Minimum GPA (UG) None, but students must show strong academic commitment and performance.
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency  (UG) Requested French level: B2 (B1 for the Ecole de langue et de Civilisation françaises) -
Cadre européen commun de référence pour les langues
Minimum language proficiency (G) Sufficient command of French or French & English to be able to do research and follow lectures without difficulty.
B2 is mandatory to study at the Faculty of Psychology&Educational Sciences
Academic calendar 2017 FALL SEMESTER:
 Classes begin: September 18, 2017
 Exams end: February 5, 2018
2018 SPRING SEMESTER:
 Classes begin: February 19, 2018
 Exams end: June 18, 2018
Important university website for exchange students http://www.unige.ch/geneva/start
Scholarship information ------
Dormitory information We recommend our incoming students to register at the Cité Universitaire as soon as they are nominated.
http://cite-uni.unige.ch/fr/