University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#2101 of 14,131 In the World
#675 of 2,785 In Europe
#16 of 23 In Switzerland
#599 of 1,012 For Human-Computer Interaction

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
75%
Enrollment
21,038
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Website
www.hes-so.ch
Languages
French;German;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate75%
Admissions RequirementsMaturité and one year of professional experience
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; February-June)
Enrollment21,038
Full time employee5,000
Student:staff ratio4:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,798
Citations
26,048

University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland majors

by publication & citation count

Computer Science
591 / 9,475
Medicine
396 / 7,292
Engineering
333 / 5,141
Business
262 / 4,255
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
261 / 2,894
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
213 / 3,969
Psychology
187 / 2,943
Mathematics
130 / 1,201
Economics
112 / 530
Chemistry
111 / 2,375
Environmental Science
109 / 1,979
Physics
99 / 2,078
Art & Design
94 / 527
Biology
94 / 1,784
Demography
79 / 1,236
Human-Computer Interaction
72 / 1,110
Materials Science
72 / 1,559
Data Science
69 / 1,667
Physical Therapy
67 / 2,301
Healthcare Management (MHA)
58 / 833
Machine Learning
54 / 769
Sociology
54 / 341
Blockchain and Cryptography
51 / 609
Marketing
50 / 971
Management Information Systems
49 / 471
Hospitality and Hotel Management
46 / 1,588
Political Science
44 / 249
Computer Vision
44 / 1,569
Multimedia
40 / 247
Health Science
40 / 2,026
Nursing
39 / 343
Sonography and Ultrasound
38 / 1,317
Ecology
34 / 926
Sports Medicine
33 / 666
Computational Linguistics
33 / 564
Social Psychology
32 / 426
Communications and Public Relations
31 / 401
Cyber Security
31 / 542
Occupational Therapy
29 / 749
Public Health
29 / 311

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
2001 0 1
2002 1 1
2003 4 5
2004 4 5
2005 4 18
2006 12 33
2007 12 36
2008 31 102
2009 55 188
2010 61 292
2011 84 489
2012 86 714
2013 112 977
2014 137 1498
2015 218 1784
2016 192 2197
2017 212 2879
2018 239 3430
2019 243 4541
2020 227 5668
2021 188 6890

Tuition

Local studetns 500 per semester (CHF)

The University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Bachelor Agronomy, Architecture, Business Administration, Business Computing, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Communication Arts, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Dance, Design, Dietetics, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Fine Arts, Heritage Preservation, Hotel Management, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture, Management, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Microelectronics, Midwifery, Music, Nursing, Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, Oenology, Physical Therapy, Radiology, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Social Work, Surveying and Mapping, Technology, Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Tourism, Treatment Techniques, Visual Arts
Master Architecture, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Cinema and Television, Design, Engineering, Fine Arts, Heritage Preservation, Information Sciences, Music, Nursing, Social Work

General info

Alternative names HES-SO
Haute École Spécialisée de Suisse Occidentale
Fachhochschule Westschweiz
Accreditation Swiss Accreditation Council (CSA); OAQ; ACQUIN; ASIIN
Academic structure Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Business, Management and Tourism
Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
Faculty of Social Work
Faculty of Music and Theatre
Faculty of Design and Fine Arts
Affiliations and memberships European University Association (EUA)
Swissuniversities

Location and Contacts

Address Route de Moutier 14
Delémont, Jura, 2800
Switzerland
City population 13,000
Phone +41 (58) 900 0000
Fax +41 (58) 900 0001

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