Academic Ranking of World Universities

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne
English Name: Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne
Region: Western Europe
Country: Switzerland
Found Year: 1853
Address: Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, CH 1015 Lausanne Vaud, Switzerland
Website: http://www.epfl.ch

EPFL is a world-class institute of technology, located on the north side of Lake Geneva, one of Europe’s most beautiful spots. From its foundation in 1853, EPFL has evolved into an internationally renowned institution that attracts some of the best intellects in the world. EPFL has three missions: education, research and technology transfer at the highest international level. The school stimulates collaboration between students, professors, researchers and entrepreneurs. These daily interactions give rise to new and ground breaking work in science, technology and architecture. Teaching and research at EPFL are organized into five open and transdisciplinary Schools and two Colleges:

•School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering

•School of Engineering

•School of Computer and Communication Sciences

•School of Basic Sciences

•School of Life Sciences

•College of Management of Technology

•College of Humanities.

With state-of-the-art facilities, bright, motivated students, and an outstanding faculty, EPFL’s reputation as a top-rate teaching and research institution continues to grow. 

Performance in Academic Ranking of World Universities
ARWU 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Institutional
Ranking
152-200153-201153-202102-150102-150101-151101-151101-150102-150101-150101-15096101-1509276
Performance in Academic Ranking of World Universities by Broad Subject Fields
Broad Subject Fields 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
SCI76-11052-7677-10176-10076-10076-10076-10051-754735
ENG28181520201815191411
LIFE/////151-200151-200151-200151-200/
MED//////////
SOC//////////
Performance in Academic Ranking of World Universities by Subject Fields
Subject Fields 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Mathematics///101-150101-150101-15076-100
Physics51-7751-7551-7551-7576-10051-7549
Chemistry42413738352523
Computer Science3576-10076-10076-10076-1003435
Economics/Business///////
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