What are the functions and responsibilities of each OBIS board member?
How can I become a VSETH member and thus profit of all the OBIS events?
An email to the rektorat is enough, just use this setup here.
Where can I find the OBIS office?
You can find the OBIS office on the following map (CAB bulding)
Where can I get more information on the different programs offered by the MTEC department?
Just follow this link http://www.mtec.ethz.ch/education
Where do I get information on visas and immigration procedures for Switzerland?
Just follow this link: http://www.eda.admin.ch/eda/en/home/reps/nameri/vusa/ref_visinf/visusa.html
Where can I find cheap insurance?
Here are two good websites for that: http://www.comparis.ch/ and https://www.css.ch/en/home.html
Where can I search for possible internships during my studies?
Just follow this link: http://polycareer.ch/
Where are the computer rooms in ETH main building (HG Zentrum) for MTEC students?
The computer rooms can be found under this link
Are the computer rooms in ETH main building (HG Zentrum) for MTEC students accessible on weekends?
The computer rooms in the ETH main building are open on Saturdays from 7am to
3.30pm, on Sundays and public holidays the building is closed.
Where do I get programs for students from (most for free)?
The homepage to download sophisticated programs and products (eg. MS Office,
Matlab, Adobe Photoshop) - most of them for free, if you use your n.ethz login –
can be found here
Are there any residence halls for foreign students or how can I find an apartment from abroad?
There are no residence halls as you may know it from universities in your
country. However, there are two commisions dedicated to provide rooms for
students in Zurich area. For exchange students that might be a convenient way to
already have a place to stay upon arrival. To find out more please refer to their
website or pass by their office:
ETH / University of Zurich housing office on Sonneggstrasse 27
WOKO office on Leonhardstrasse 15
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