University of Zürich

WORLD RANK

2012-13
89

Zurich, Switzerland

Region: Europe

  • Overall score
    58.8
  • Teaching
    50.0
  • International outlook
    84.1
  • Industry income
    38.3
  • Research
    41.6
  • Citations
    80.0

Modern Zürich dates from 1833, the first university in Europe not founded by a monarch or the Church. Some 2,000 academics in 140 special institutes provide a full range of courses for around 24,000 students, as well as maintaining an international research reputation in a broad field from anthropology to zoology.