Switzerland: Università della Svizzera Italiana

USI is a public university founded in 1995 with campus in Lugano, Mendrisio and Bellinzona. The faculty of Architecture, L' Accademia di architettura, is located in the small town of Mendrisio in the middle of the Swiss Alps, an hour north of Milan.

University in brief

Language of instruction: Italian, English
Academic calendar: September - December, February - June
Credit system: 30 credits corresponds to 30 ECTS credits
Website:  www.arc.usi.ch/en/academy

Exchange opportunities

Number of spots: 2 year spots or 4 semester spots
Grade requirements: None