Universities in Lausanne, Switzerland
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Lausanne
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  • Universities in Lausanne
  • (17 institution and 7 subject rankings)
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  • Universities in Lausanne
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Lausanne
  • 19 Jan, 2022: THE World’s Most International Universities - Times Higher Education updated with Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in position 3.
  • 15 Dec, 2021: URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance updated with Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ranked highest among 2 listed universities in Lausanne.
  • 24 Nov, 2021: Latest THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education from THE Times Higher Education, UK. 2 universities from Lausanne appear in this ranking.
  • 28 Oct, 2021: THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education updated with Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in position 43.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Lausanne

Computer Science & Information Systems
#9 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Chemistry
#10 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Engineering - Electrical & Electronic
#10 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Mathematics
#26 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies
#51 
University of Lausanne
Nursing
#51 
University of Lausanne
Sports Related Subjects
#51 
University of Lausanne
Agricultural Sciences
#151 
University of Lausanne
Law
#151 
University of Lausanne
Modern Langugages
#151 
University of Lausanne

Rankings of universities in Lausanne, Switzerland 2022

#1

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (432 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #40 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #14 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #79 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

University of Lausanne

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (322 reviews)
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  • #6 
  • #176 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #176 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #227 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne

  • #5 
  • #301 
QS Employability Rankings
[Published 23 September, 2021]
  • #20 
  • #3995 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#4

IMD

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (44 reviews)
  • #8 
  • #338 
CWUR Center for World University Rankings
[Published 26 April, 2021]
  • #22 
  • #4672 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

Lausanne Key Facts for International Students

Population: 117000

Time: GMT +1

District/province: Vaud, Lausanne District

Living costs for students in Lausanne:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 151* (51% more expensive than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 113* (13% more expensive than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 142* (42% more expensive than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 6.56 CHF
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type J
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
Nobel prize laureates:
Jacques Dubochet (University of Lausanne, 2017)

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Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ranks #1 in Lausanne in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Lausanne Swiss Federal Institute of Technology is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 28 rankings where Swiss Federal Institute of Technology is listed.

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology is ranked best in Lausanne for Computer Science (Computer Science & Information Systems). See all rankings for the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology is ranked best in Lausanne for Natural Sciences (Chemistry). See all rankings for the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology is ranked best in Lausanne for Engineering (Engineering - Electrical & Electronic). See all rankings for the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology is ranked best in Lausanne for Mathematics (Mathematics). See all rankings for the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.

University of Lausanne is ranked best in Lausanne for Social Studies & Humanities (Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies). See all rankings for the University of Lausanne.

University of Lausanne is ranked best in Lausanne for Medicine & Health (Nursing). See all rankings for the University of Lausanne.

University of Lausanne is ranked best in Lausanne for Sports Science (Sports Related Subjects). See all rankings for the University of Lausanne.

University of Lausanne is ranked best in Lausanne for Agriculture (Agricultural Sciences). See all rankings for the University of Lausanne.

University of Lausanne is ranked best in Lausanne for Law (Law). See all rankings for the University of Lausanne.

University of Lausanne is ranked best in Lausanne for Languages & Literature (Modern Langugages). See all rankings for the University of Lausanne.

University of Lausanne is ranked best in Lausanne for Arts Visual & Performing (Arts and Humanities). See all rankings for the University of Lausanne.

Ranking publishers

4icu

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British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Europe:
Scientific Efficiency 23%
Scientific Potential 15%
Graduates on the labour market 15%
Internationalisation 15%
Prestige 14%
Learning Conditions 10%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World’s Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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Thomson Reuters

Criteria used in ranking -Reuters Most Innovative Universities:
Patent Volume 33%
Patent Citations 34%
Industry Article Citation Impact 11%
Percent of Industry Collaborative Articles 11%
Total Web of Science Core Collection Papers 11%

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Criteria used in ranking -Reuters Most Innovative Universities Europe:
Patent volume 11.11%
Patent success 11.11%
Global patents 11.11%
Patent citations 11.11%
Percent of patents cited / Patent citation impact 11.11%
Patent to Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Industry Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Percent of Industry Collaborative Articles 11.11%
Total Web of Science Core Collection Papers 11.11%

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Tillburg University

Criteria used in ranking -Tilburg University Economics Ranking:
Ranking is based on 35 journals.
Journals (source) https://econtop.uvt.nl/journals.php

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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