Discover EPFL

As a member of the EuroTech Alliance, EPFL is pleased to host the first edition of the EuroTech Partner Days.

EPFL is one of the two prestigious Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology with three core mission: education, research and transfer of technology.

With its innovative spirit, coupled with its excellent infrastuctures, EPFL has attracted leading scientists from around the world, and has experienced a spectacular growth of its scientific output and publications. Learn more about our education philosophy that your students can experience when they come for an exchange: we strive to give students solid technical skills combined with a sound basis in computational thinking.

But that’s not all – we also encourage them to develop their imagination, creativity, and entrepreneurial spirit through cross-disciplinary projects and learning by doing with a heavy emphasis on lab sessions and hands-on workshops with direct research applications.

We are pleased to celebrate our 50th aniversary as a national school by hosting the first EuroTech Partner Days on our campus and welcoming partners from around the world. This is a perfect way to toast to our strong cosmopolitan spirit and international vocation.

Learn about EPFL and its latest exciting initiatives!

EPFL main campus: an idyllic and inspiring place located in Lausanne on the shores of Lake Geneva and at the foot of the Alps.

A breathtaking landscape, state-of-the art infrastructures, architectural buildings, a large and varied food supply, a sport center by the lake, a plethora of student associations, a vibrant entertainement program and more. Discover our campus with our enthusiastic dedicated students.

In the meantime, why don’t you take off on a virtual tour of the campus!

EPFL is one school made of 5 campuses!

With the Blue Brain visit discover a fascinating project that aims at better understanding the humain brain on our Geneva-based Campus Biotech.

Discover inspiring EPFL projects!

Dream about the past with the Venice Time Machine – the pioneer programme that initiated the Time Machine Project potential candidate for a European Horizon funding.

Dream about the future of transportation with our student-led Hyperloop project – competing again in 2019 after reaching the podium in 2018!