University of Geneva : Rankings, Fees & Courses Details | Top Universities

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Originally founded as a theological seminary and law school in 1959, the University of Geneva is considered to be one of the best 100 universities in the world. The third-largest university in Switzerland in terms of student numbers, it has a sizeable international population. Almost 40% of the university’s students come from abroad. The university is located in several buildings across Geneva as well as the nearby city of Carouge, with lectures given in six different locations.

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Originally founded as a theological seminary and law school in 1959, the University of Geneva is considered to be one of the best 100 universities in the world. The third-largest university in Switzerland in terms of student numbers, it has a sizeable international population. Almost 40% of the university’s students come from abroad. The university is located in several buildings across Geneva as well as the nearby city of Carouge, with lectures given in six different locations.

University highlights

University of Geneva is one of the top Public universities in Geneva, Switzerland. It is ranked #106 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #74
  • 2013
    #=71
  • 2014
    #85
  • 2015
    #=89
  • 2016
    #=95
  • 2018
    #=98
  • 2019
    #108
  • 2020
    #110
  • 2021
    #106

Ranking criteria

56.8
Overall
50.9
Academic Reputation
23.4
Employer Reputation
48.5
Faculty Student Ratio
71.2
Citations per Faculty
100
International Faculty Ratio
97.4
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
17,744

%
%

International students
6,871

%
%

Total faculty staff
1,814

1082.9
731.1

Total students
17,744

International students
6,871

Total faculty staff
1,814

731.1
1082.9

Scholarships

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