ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

Raemistrasse 101, Zürich

  • #9 QS Global World Ranking
  • PublicStatus
  • Very HighResearch Output
  • 20,892Total Students
  • 2,820Faculty
  • 8,420Int'l Students

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ETH Zurich offers 23 Bachelor’s degrees in the following fields:

  • Construction Sciences: Architecture; Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering.
  • Engineering Sciences: Computer Science; Electrical Engineering and Information Technology; Materials Science; Mechanical Engineering
  • Natural Sciences and Mathematics: Biology; Chemistry; Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology; Computational Science and Engineering; Mathematics; Physics; Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • System-oriented Sciences: Agricultural Sciences; Food Sciences; Earth Sciences; Environmental Sciences; Health Sciences and Technology; Human Medicine;

All Bachelor’s programmes are taught in German. If you haven’t previously studied in German and it’s not your first language you will need to prove your proficiency with a test such as TestDAF. Depending on your upper secondary education, you may need to sit an entrance exam.

Bachelor’s degrees at ETH Zurich take six semesters (three years) to complete.

About

ETH Zurich offers 23 Bachelor’s degrees in the following fields:

  • Construction Sciences: Architecture; Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering.
  • Engineering Sciences: Computer Science; Electrical Engineering and Information Technology; Materials Science; Mechanical Engineering
  • Natural Sciences and Mathematics: Biology; Chemistry; Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology; Computational Science and Engineering; Mathematics; Physics; Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • System-oriented Sciences: Agricultural Sciences; Food Sciences; Earth Sciences; Environmental Sciences; Health Sciences and Technology; Human Medicine;

All Bachelor’s programmes are taught in German. If you haven’t previously studied in German and it’s not your first language you will need to prove your proficiency with a test such as TestDAF. Depending on your upper secondary education, you may need to sit an entrance exam.

Bachelor’s degrees at ETH Zurich take six semesters (three years) to complete.

University highlights

QS World University Ranking

  • 2012
    #13
  • 2014
    #12
  • 2015
    #12
  • 2016
    #9
  • 2017
    #8
  • 2018
    #10
  • 2019
    #7
  • 2020
    #6
  • 2021
    #6
  • 2022
    #=8
  • 2023
    #9

Ranking criteria

93.6
Overall
98.6
Academic Reputation
91.3
Employer Reputation
74.2
Faculty Student Ratio
99.2
Citations per Faculty
100
International Faculty Ratio
98
International Students Ratio
96.2
International Research Network
91.1
Employment Outcomes

Student & Staff

Total students
20,892

53%
47%

International students
8,420

74%
26%

Total faculty staff
2,820

2163
657

Total students
20,892

53%
47%

International students
8,420

74%
26%

Total faculty staff
2,820

657
2163
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Campus locations

ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology,

Raemistrasse 101 , Zürich , Switzerland , 8092

ETH Zurich, Basel,

Mattenstrasse 26 , Basel , Switzerland , 4058

ETH Zurich, Hoenggerberg,

Wolfgang-Pauli-Str. 14 , Zurich , Switzerland , 8093

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