Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne: Ranking & Review

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Lausanne Rank Switzerland Rank World Rank
1 2 77
Top 1%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment12,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$1,750$1,750
International students$1,750$1,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities----
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-++-
Languages | Culture | Linguistics----
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine----
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesEPFL
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Lausanne
AccreditationStaatssekretariat für Bildung, Forschung und Innovation, Schweiz
Affiliations and membershipsSwiss University Conference SUC
European University Association EUA
Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research CESAER
Academic structureSchool of Basic Sciences
School of Engineering
School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering
School of Computer and Communication Sciences
School of Life Sciences
College of Management of Technology
College of Human Sciences
EPFL Middle East
Interfaculty Institute of Bioengineering
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff4,250
Student/staff ratio3
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.epfl.ch
Lausanne, Vaud, 1015
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+41 (21) 693 1111
Fax+41 (21) 693 1489

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