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University of Geneva

Location University of Geneva, Geneva Switzerland
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Ranking

# =105

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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

Ranking criteria

58.3
Overall
48.7
Academic Reputation
24.4
Employer Reputation
47.4
Faculty Student Ratio
83.7
Citations per Faculty
100
International Faculty Ratio
97.3
International Students Ratio

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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