Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - Lausanne


Continente:
Europe
Country:
Switzerland Switzerland
Address:
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - Lausanne, Route Cantonale, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Web Site:
www.epfl.ch
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - Lausanne


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

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
World University Rankings 245 165 167 132 119 134 123 112 100 89 99 101 110 109 121

By Fields

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agriculture 296 - - - - 221 176 158 185 162 172 178 206 267
Engineering 19 23 25 16 22 21 18 15 15 20 23 31 44 50
Life Sciences 212 156 172 180 195 160 155 138 120 124 129 122 137 164
Medicine - - - - - - - - - - - - - 301-350
Natural Sciences 47 50 41 40 49 52 43 35 19 31 32 37 39 44
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - - - 301-350

By Subjects

Subject 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - 451-500 401-450 401-450 401-450
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - 125 164 121
Chemistry 16 21 20 24 19 12 14 14 22 27 35
Chemical Engineering 43 32 31 32 43 30 25 23 35 33 60
Civil Engineering 52 26 29 16 12 20 22 30 28 42 37
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - - 401-450
Computer Science 26 21 16 19 20 18 22 57 63 99 138
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - - 267
Electrical Engineering 19 18 20 16 21 26 33 55 61 67 70
Environment / Ecology 163 113 107 80 68 97 84 90 100 139 164
Geosciences 188 198 185 185 173 176 181 223 192 209 213
Immunology - - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science 14 21 24 18 17 19 18 23 29 34 44
Mathematics 169 91 81 69 58 70 63 62 50 76 89
Mechanical Engineering 12 24 27 29 36 44 53 48 62 66 109
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - - -
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - - 148
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - 104 93 89
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - 290 274 301-350 351-400 351-400 351-400
Physics 38 47 60 39 33 17 27 31 30 31 30
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500 451-500 -
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - - -
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - - -
Space Science - - - - - - - - 123 113 146
Energy Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 28
Environmental Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 69
Biomedical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 54