EPFL

Lausanne, Switzerland
EPFL University
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Overview

EPFL was founded in 1969 and is one of two Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology, the other being ETH Zurich. It is situated on the shores of Lake Geneva (Lac Léman), providing a picturesque and serene setting for academic and research activities. The EPFL campus is known for its modern architecture and state-of-the-art facilities. The Rolex Learning Center, a distinctive building designed by the famous architects Herzog & de Meuron, serves as a central hub for students and researchers.

EPFL's School of Computer and Communication Sciences (IC) is one of the university's most prominent departments. Some notable alumni include Pierre-Yves Oudeyer - a renowned researcher in the field of artificial intelligence and robotics, and Carmela Troncoso - a computer scientist known for her research in privacy-preserving technologies

Computer Science
Computational Science and Engineering
Cyber Security
Data Science
Robotics
Quantum Science and Engineering
Computer and Communication Sciences
Bachelor degrees
Master degrees
PhD & Doctoral degrees

Quick Facts

#36 QS World University Rankings 2024

#10 QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023: Computer Science and Information Systems

#33 Times Higher Education - World University Rankings 2024

Are there any scholarships? Yes
To which regions available? All
Full Tuition Fee Scholarship? Yes
Is there any accommodation? Yes
To which regions is accommodation available? All
What type of accommodation is it? Private