University of Lucerne Rankings

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In the World#3242 of 14178
In Europe#992 of 2794
In Switzerland#18 of 23
In Luzern#2 of 2

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Enrollment
2,944
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
unilu.ch
Languages
German;English;French

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,181
Citations
14,454

University of Lucerne majors

by publication count

Medicine
334
Political science
212
Psychology
144
Economics
113
Sociology
99
Business
58
Computer science
22
Geography
19
Philosophy
18
Engineering
18
History
8
Art
7
Biology
6
Environmental science
3
Mathematics
2
Physics
2
Geology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Political science9471,148
Sociology11931,345
Economics12082,222
Philosophy155428
Medicine17325,437
Art22547
Psychology22931,468
Business2765247
History28224
Environmental science377189
Geography418024
Mathematics424194
Biology4291320
Engineering438846
Computer science4625114
Physics48429

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200243
2003126
2004750
2005145
20061035
20071051
20082469
200934186
201045288
201159474
201258547
201380797
2014971017
2015911295
2016861279
20171041278
2018851236
20191231758
20201532155

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions Requirementsupper secondary school-leaving certificates or foreign equivalent
Academic CalendarAugust - July
Enrollment2,944
Full time employee250
Student:staff ratio12:1

Tuition

International studetns1100 per semester (CHF)
Local studetns810 per semester (CHF)

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
BachelorCommunication Studies, Cultural Studies, Economics, Ethics, Ethnology, Health Sciences, History, Jewish Studies, Law, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Religious Education, Religious Studies, Social Studies, Sociology, Theology
MasterCommunication Studies, Cultural Studies, Economics, Ethnology, Health Sciences, History, International Studies, Jewish Studies, Law, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Religious Music, Religious Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology, Theology
Doktorat/ Doctorat/ DottoratoCultural Studies, Economics, Ethnology, Health Sciences, History, Jewish Studies, Law, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Religious Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology, Theology

General info

Alternative namesUNILU
Universität Luzern
Université de Lucerne
WikipediaUniversity of Lucerne
AccreditationSwiss Agency for Accreditation and Quality Assurance AAQ
Academic structureFaculty of Theology
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Economics and Management
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

AddressFrohburgstrasse 3
Luzern, Lucerne, 6002
Switzerland
City population82,000
Phone+41 (41) 229 5000
Fax+41 (41) 229 5001

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