17 Best universities for Engineering in Switzerland

Below is the list of best universities in Switzerland ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 3.61M citations received by 94.7K 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 Engineering

    Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne logo
    Enrollment
    11,449
  2. For Engineering

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

    University of Zurich logo
    Acceptance Rate
    19%
    Enrollment
    25,732
  4. For Engineering

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

    University of Bern logo
    Enrollment
    18,576
  6. For Engineering

    University of Basel logo
    Enrollment
    12,811
  7. For Engineering

    University of St. Gallen logo
    Enrollment
    7,666
  8. For Engineering

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

    University of Lausanne logo
    Enrollment
    15,868
  10. For Engineering

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

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

    Bern University of Applied Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    6,970
  13. For Engineering

    Enrollment
    12,500
  14. For Engineering

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

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

    Lucerne University of Applied Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    7,066

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