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University of Geneva

Location University of Geneva, Geneva Switzerland
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# =125

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3

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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.

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.

Rankings & ratings

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #74
  • 2014
    #=71
  • 2015
    #85
  • 2016
    #=89
  • 2017
    #=95
  • 2018
    #=98
  • 2019
    #108
  • 2020
    #110
  • 2021
    #106
  • 2022
    #=105
  • 2023
    #=125

Ranking criteria

54.5
Overall
46.5
Academic Reputation
20
Employer Reputation
44.8
Faculty Student Ratio
74
Citations per Faculty
100
International Faculty Ratio
96.7
International Students Ratio
92.8
International Research Network
45.9
Employment Outcomes

Available programs

There are nine faculties at the university. These are:

  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Protestant Theology
  • Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences
  • Geneva School of Economics and Management
  • Geneva School of Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Translation and Interpreting

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