Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - Lausanne
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - Lausanne

Continente: Europe

Country: Switzerland

Address: Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - Lausanne, Route Cantonale, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland

Web Site: www.epfl.ch



About Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - Lausanne:

The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - Lausanne (EPFL) is a research institute and university in Lausanne, Switzerland, that specializes in natural sciences and engineering. It is one of the two Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology, and it has three main missions: education, research and technology transfer at the highest international level. EPFL is located in the French-speaking part of Switzerland; the sister institution in the German-speaking part of Switzerland is the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH Zurich). Associated with several specialised research institutes, the two universities form the Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology Domain (ETH Domain), which is directly dependent on the Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research.



World University Rankings

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World University Rankings 245 165 167 132 119 134 123 112 100 89 99 101

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - 296 - - - - 221 176 158 185 162 172
Engineering - 19 23 25 16 22 21 18 15 15 20 23
Life Sciences - 212 156 172 180 195 160 155 138 120 124 129
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - - - -
Natural Sciences - 47 50 41 40 49 52 43 35 19 31 32
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - 451-500
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 70 43 32 31 32 43 30 25 23
Chemistry - - - 14 16 21 20 24 19 12 14 14
Civil Engineering - - - 57 52 26 29 16 12 20 22 30
Computer Science - - - 29 26 21 16 19 20 18 22 57
Electrical Engineering - - - 25 19 18 20 16 21 26 33 55
Environment / Ecology - - - - 163 113 107 80 68 97 84 90
Geosciences - - - 212 188 198 185 185 173 176 181 223
Materials Science - - - 21 14 21 24 18 17 19 18 23
Mathematics - - - 98 169 91 81 69 58 70 63 62
Mechanical Engineering - - - 24 12 24 27 29 36 44 53 48
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - 290 274 301-350
Physics - - - 42 38 47 60 39 33 17 27 31
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - - - - - 451-500