Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich Rankings

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In the World#56 of 14178
In Europe#8 of 2794
In Switzerland#1 of 23
In Zurich#1 of 4
In Geology#8 of 5,175

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
27%
Enrollment
19,233
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
ethz.ch
Languages
German;French;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
110,762
Citations
4,743,421

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich majors

by publication count

Computer science
17,127
Chemistry
13,739
Materials science
12,949
Physics
11,022
Biology
10,469
Mathematics
8,196
Geology
5,710
Engineering
5,056
Environmental science
4,563
Medicine
3,322
Economics
2,374
Psychology
1,672
Business
1,612
Geography
1,256
Political science
994
Sociology
421
Philosophy
262
Art
254
History
103

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Environmental science19241,183
Geology22228,997
Engineering29177,829
Computer science34571,365
Mathematics46316,649
Physics51573,830
Materials science56374,776
Chemistry63602,563
Geography7645,212
Economics11393,340
Biology161692,716
Political science17015,672
Art1821,393
Business20140,325
Philosophy2201,892
Sociology27223,403
History361871
Psychology38779,690
Medicine479123,871

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19903525807
19913896564
19924576984
19935687445
19945698642
19955759763
199671711003
199779012400
199880314020
199998616816
2000106519995
2001105824823
2002120231213
2003142138814
2004163544691
2005192153989
2006272567185
2007374483982
20083773102518
20094373130476
20104711155626
20114882193934
20125488232878
20135871269012
20146222298326
20156564332593
20166633349516
20177022384910
20187150377789
20197584445143
20207365481221

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate27%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Maturitätszeugnis) or recognized equivalent, or entrance examination
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; February-May)
Enrollment19,233
Full time employee500
Student:staff ratio38:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$1,750$1,750
International students$1,750$1,750

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

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+++
BachelorAgriculture, Architecture, Biology, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Natural Sciences, Pharmacy, Physics, Public Administration, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Surveying and Mapping
MasterAgriculture, Applied Mathematics, Architecture and Planning, Bioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Engineering, Food Science, Geological Engineering, Health Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Natural Sciences, Pharmacy, Physics, Protective Services, Robotics, Sports, Teacher Training
Doktorat/ Doctorat/ DottoratoMathematics, Natural Sciences, Technology

General info

Alternative namesETH Zurich
Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Zurich
WikipediaETH Zurich
AccreditationStaatssekretariat für Bildung, Forschung und Innovation, Schweiz
Academic structureDepartment of Architecture
Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering
Department of Biosystems Science and Engineering
Department of Computer Science
Department of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering
Department of Materials Science
Department of Biology
Department of Chemistry and Applied Biosciences
Department of Mathematics
Department of Physics
Department of Earth Sciences
Department of Environmental Systems Science
Department of Health Sciences and Technology
Department of Management, Technology and Economics
Department of Humanities, Social and Political Sciences
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)
International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU)
Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
IDEA League
Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Location and Contacts

AddressRämistrasse 101
Zürich, Zurich, 8092
Switzerland
City population415,000
Phone+41 (44) 632 1111
Fax+41 (44) 632 1010

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