Université de Lausanne

WORLD RANK

2012-13
130

Lausanne, Switzerland

Region: Europe

  • Overall score
    53.6
  • Teaching
    33.0
  • International outlook
    82.7
  • Industry income
    45.8
  • Research
    44.8
  • Citations
    76.2

The University of Lausanne is a state-funded research institution located in French-speaking Switzerland. UNIL was founded in 1537 as an Academy to train protestant ministers, and gained its present status in 1890. The University of Lausanne is now composed of seven faculties focused on Life sciences, Medicine, Geosciences, Environment, Business, Humanities and social sciences.