University of Lausanne
Region: Western Europe
Country/Region: Switzerland
Found Year: 1537
Address: Université de Lausanne, Dorigny, CH 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Introduction

The University of Lausanne is a research institution composed of seven faculties where approximately 15,000 students and 3,000 researchers work and study. UNIL is focused on Medicine, Life Sciences, Geosciences, Environment, Business, Humanities and Social Sciences. An emphasis is placed on an interdisciplinary approach, with close cooperation between students, teaching staff, ad professors. The University of Lausanne’s main campus is located on the shores of Lake Geneva. This picturesque landscape of the Alps and Lake provides the ideal setting for study and research. To preserve this natural environment, UNIL's campus is managed according to the principles of sustainable development, The University of Lausanne is situated at the heart of the French-speaking region of Switzerland, found in the centre of Western Europe - close to France, Germany, Italy, and Austria. It pursues an active policy of collaboration at both local and international levels.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
101-150
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
151-200
2017
101-150
2018
151-200
2019
101-150
2020
101-150
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Medical Technology
30
Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences
47
Biological Sciences
51-75
Human Biological Sciences
51-75
Public Administration
51-75
Earth Sciences
76-100
Ecology
76-100
Water Resources
76-100
Key Statistics
14572
Total Enrollment
3742(25.7%)
International Students
7663
Undergraduate Enrollment
1411(18.4%)
International Students
6909
Graduate Enrollment
2331(33.7%)
International Students