With around 2,100 bachelor's and master's students and 650 lecturers, the Zurich University of the Arts is one of the largest art schools in Europe. The university also includes numerous exhibition and performance venues, where the results of the education are put up for public discussion. The ZHdK places its work in the context of cultural, social and economic responsibility and is active in the areas of teaching (Bachelor's and Master's), research and further education.

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