University of Zurich

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About University of Zurich

According to Wikipedia, The University of Zurich is a public research university located in the city of Zürich, Switzerland. It is the largest university in Switzerland, with its 28,000 enrolled students. It was founded in 1833 from the existing colleges of theology, law, medicine which go back to 1525, and a new faculty of philosophy.

What Is University of Zurich Known For?

University of Zurich is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Zurich's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Zurich's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Zurich's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Psychology, Education, and Medical. Here are some of University of Zurich's most famous alumni:

Albert Einstein
Albert Einstein
A German-born theoretical physicist. Albert Einstein is developer of the theory of relativity .
Jürgen Habermas
Jürgen Habermas
A German sociologist and philosopher.
Max Born
Max Born
A German-Jewish physicist and mathematician.
Rosa Luxemburg
Rosa Luxemburg
A Polish Marxist theorist, socialist philosopher, and revolutionary, editor .
Martin Buber
Martin Buber
A German Jewish Existentialist philosopher and theologian.
Max von Laue
Max von Laue
A German physicist, Nobel laureate and anti-Nazi.
Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi
Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi
A Swiss pedagogue and educational reformer.
Walther Nernst
Walther Nernst
A German physical chemist and physicist.
Louis Agassiz
Louis Agassiz
A Swiss-born American naturalist .
Wilhelm Röntgen
Wilhelm Röntgen
A German physicist .
Anatoly Lunacharsky
Anatoly Lunacharsky
A Russian Marxist revolutionary .
Theodor Mommsen
Theodor Mommsen
A German classical scholar and historian .

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