Interaction Design WikiStudent Handbook

Tuition Fees

The following tuittion fees apply to all students per semester:

General tuition feesCHF 720.00
ASVZ (Akademischer Sportverband Zürich)CHF 25.00
Student association fees Verso & VSSCHF 12.20
Campus CardFree first issue

Additional Fees for International Students

Even if they take up residence in Canton Zurich, international students have no legal domicile in Switzerland and are therefore required to pay additional tuition fees of CHF 500.00 each semester. Tuition fee details are available at (“Übersicht Studiengebühren an der ZHdK”).

Fee Waivers

In cases of hardship, tuition fees and other fees may be partly or fully waived. Students should contact the responsible canton or their home country or private foundations about grants and scholarships prior to applying for a fee waiver. Waivers are granted only from the 2nd semester. Applications may be submitted twice a year. Deadlines: 15 June and 15 November. Details are available at