University of Geneva: Ranking & Review

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Geneva Rank Switzerland Rank World Rank
1 4 180
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment17,500
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 namesUNIGE
Université de Genève
Universität Genf
MottoPost tenebras lux
Light after darkness
AccreditationStaatssekretariat für Bildung, Forschung und Innovation, Schweiz
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association EUA
League of European Research Universities LERU
Coimbra Group
International Forum of Public Universities IFPU
Academic structureFaculty of Sciences
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Social Sciences
Geneva School of Economy and Management
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Protestant Theology
Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences
Faculty of Translation and Interpretation
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff7,500
Student/staff ratio2
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Address24, Rue du Général-Dufour
Geneva, Geneva, 1211
Urbanization levelUrban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+41 (22) 379 7111
Fax+41 (22) 379 1134

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