You are here

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

i
  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

i

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne ranks 14th globally according to the latest QS World University Rankings and is a top-ranked institution. The university is located in Lausanne, Switzerland and was founded in 1853. The institution is well known for focusing on physical sciences and engineering.

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne offers study programs for all levels, both undergraduate and postgraduate and it is organized in seven schools:

  • School 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 Humanities
14
2016
14
2017
12
2018
  • 91.2
    Overall Score
  • 83
    Academic Reputation
  • 99.2
    Citations per Faculty
  • 95.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 92
    Faculty Student
  • 100
    International Faculty
  • 100
    International Students
=23
2014
17
2015
13
2016
11
2017
  • 88.7
    Overall Score
  • 88.8
    Academic Reputation
  • 91.4
    Citations per Paper
  • 87.7
    Employer Reputation
  • 86.3
    H-index Citations
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

Undergraduate Offers

View undergrad offers

Postgraduate Offers

View postgrad offers
i

Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,695
International
1,300

Number of students

10,343
Postgraduate 48%
Undergraduate 52%

Number of international students

5,896
Postgraduate 56%
Undergraduate 44%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
i
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

English Language Proficiency Requirements

This institution accepts IELTS!
Find your nearest test centre and test dates.

Please check the specific English language requirements for your chosen course with the university.

Featured institutions
To get more in-depth information including courses, media and downloads, visit these profiles.

Upcoming events near you

POSTGRAD EVENTS