Electives and extracurricular activities

In addition to our regular classes, we offer a variety of electives and extracurricular activities. Our students can pursue their interests and passions and get involved in the school community of Academia.

Our electives are open to students of Academia Matura and Academia International School Zurich. The course location is in our school in Zurich-Oerlikon.

Students can choose from the following electives:

The Art Factory

Students paint, design and can be creative.

Social and life skills – Find your True North

Which life skills are crucial in today's world and help to find my own (school) path?

Coding and Robotics

Learn how to programme apps or games and how to build robot!

Music Club

This club is open to anyone who is interested in music and enjoys making music or singing.

Current Affairs/MUN

Demonstrate your debating skills at the MUN conference!

Let’s Get Cookin!

Our Cooking Club cooks together and discovers new culinary worlds.

Shelf Indulgence – Book Club

This club is aimed at students who like to read and discover new things in literature.

Academic English

Students improve their oral and written skills.

Academic German

Students improve their oral and written skills.

Student Council

Get a voice and participate in our student council!

Environmental Awareness

We promote environmental awareness and develop our own initiatives.

Spoken Word

If you like poetry and storytelling, this is the place for you!

Start your own Business!

Students create their own start-up and are introduced to entrepreneurial thinking.