Universities in Lausanne, Switzerland
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Lausanne
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  • Universities in Lausanne
  • (13 institution and 6 subject rankings)
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  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Lausanne
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Lausanne
  • 18 Mar, 2021: New edition of Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities. 2 universities in Lausanne ranked.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Latest QS World University Rankings By Subject (Accounting & Finance) from British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK. 24 universities from Lausanne appear in this ranking.
  • 30 Jan, 2021: UniRank 4icu - World Ranking updated with Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in position 169.
  • 01 Jan, 2021: Webometrics published most recent results of Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities. Includes 4 universities from Lausanne.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Lausanne

Engineering - Electrical & Electronic
#10 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Physics & Astronomy
#14 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies
#51 
University of Lausanne
Medicine
#118 
University of Lausanne
Agriculture
#197 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
English Language & Literature
#201 
University of Lausanne

Rankings of universities in Lausanne, Switzerland 2021

#1

University of Lausanne

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (214 reviews)
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  • #7 
  • #191 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #169 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #7 
  • #227 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #43 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #79 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #30 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#3

Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne

  • #19 
  • #3995 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

  • #21 
  • #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 6.03 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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FAQ

University of Lausanne ranks #1 in Lausanne in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Lausanne Swiss Federal Institute of Technology is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 21 rankings where Swiss Federal Institute of Technology is listed.

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 Natural Sciences (Physics & Astronomy). 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 (Medicine). See all rankings for the University of Lausanne.

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

University of Lausanne is ranked best in Lausanne for Languages & Literature (English Language & Literature). 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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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 World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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

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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%

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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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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