16 Best universities for Economics in Switzerland

Below is the list of best universities in Switzerland ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 587K citations received by 19.7K academic papers made by 16 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 Economics

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

    University of Zurich logo
    Acceptance Rate
    19%
    Enrollment
    25,732
  3. For Economics

    University of St. Gallen logo
    Enrollment
    7,666
  4. For Economics

    University of Geneva logo
    Acceptance Rate
    21%
    Enrollment
    17,744
  5. For Economics

    University of Lausanne logo
    Enrollment
    15,868
  6. For Economics

    Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne logo
    Enrollment
    11,449
  7. For Economics

    University of Bern logo
    Enrollment
    18,576
  8. For Economics

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

    University of Basel logo
    Enrollment
    12,811
  10. For Economics

    University of Fribourg logo
    Enrollment
    10,366
  11. For Economics

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

    University of Lucerne logo
    Enrollment
    2,944
  13. For Economics

    University of Neuchatel logo
    Enrollment
    4,282
  14. For Economics

    Enrollment
    12,500
  15. For Economics

    University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland logo
    Acceptance Rate
    80%
    Enrollment
    21,038
  16. For Economics

    Lucerne University of Applied Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    7,066

The best cities to study Economics in Switzerland based on the number of universities and their ranks are Zurich, St. Gallen, Geneva, and Lausanne.