The Team

ZHAW - School of Applied Linguistics

 The School of Applied Linguistics is the only dedicated linguistics school in a Swiss university of applied sciences. It deals with key issues in the fields of language, communication and media, with the objective of furthering the utility which business and society can derive from applied linguistics.

Nearly 200 staff work in the school’s four activity areas – bringing a wide range of practical and scientific skills and experience to bear in the fields of teaching, continuing education, research & development and consultancy. Sound scientific research lies at the heart of the teaching they provide in BA and MA programmes and in continuing education courses.


Building of the School of Applied Linguistics in Winterthur