17 Best universities for Biology in Switzerland

Below is the list of best universities in Switzerland ranked based on their research performance in Biology. A graph of 8.35M citations received by 122K academic papers made by 17 universities in Switzerland was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Biology

    University of Zurich logo
    Acceptance Rate
    19%
    Enrollment
    25,732
  2. For Biology

    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich logo
    Acceptance Rate
    27%
    Enrollment
    19,233
  3. For Biology

    Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne logo
    Enrollment
    11,449
  4. For Biology

    University of Bern logo
    Enrollment
    18,576
  5. For Biology

    University of Basel logo
    Enrollment
    12,811
  6. For Biology

    University of Geneva logo
    Acceptance Rate
    21%
    Enrollment
    17,744
  7. For Biology

    University of Lausanne logo
    Enrollment
    15,868
  8. For Biology

    University of Fribourg logo
    Enrollment
    10,366
  9. For Biology

    University of St. Gallen logo
    Enrollment
    7,666
  10. For Biology

    University of Neuchatel logo
    Enrollment
    4,282
  11. For Biology

    University of Italian-speaking Switzerland logo
    Enrollment
    3,017
  12. For Biology

    Enrollment
    12,500
  13. For Biology

    University of Applied Sciences of Northwestern Switzerland logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    12,646
  14. For Biology

    Bern University of Applied Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    6,970
  15. For Biology

    Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies logo
    Acceptance Rate
    40%
    Enrollment
    692
  16. For Biology

    University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland logo
    Acceptance Rate
    80%
    Enrollment
    21,038

The best cities to study Biology in Switzerland based on the number of universities and their ranks are Zurich, Lausanne, Bern, and Basel.