About us

Prof. Dr. Urs Hilber
«The Wädenswil campus provides an industry-focused and innovative environment for over 1300 students and around 600 employees thanks to its unique combination of degree courses, research, services and professional development.»

Prof. Dr. Urs Hilber, Direktor

Education and research in Wädenswil

Film «Studying at the ZHAW School of Life Sciences and Facility Management»

Cooperation and networking

Cooperation with educational and research institutions at home and abroad is important to us. In addition to a strong research network, we work closely with the following educational institutions and profit from their geographical proximity and related areas of study:

In Wädenswil researchers and students also benefit from the immediate vicinity of Agroscope, the federal centre of excellence for agricultural research. This provides ideal opportunities for cooperation in fruit-growing, viticulture and horticulture as well as related processing technologies.