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University of Geneva

24 rue du Général-Dufour Geneva,
Switzerland View map
Switzerland
#=106
Public
Very High
17,744
Yes
1,814
6,547

Overview

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.

Total students - 17,744

%
%

International students - 6,547

38%
62%

Total faculty staff - 1,814

1083
731

Total students - 17,744

International students - 6,547

38%
62%

Total faculty staff - 1,814

731
1083

Scholarships

Yes
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