Exchange semester or year

Covid – Information exchanges 2020-21 [last updated 14.08.2020]

For the fall semester of 2020-21 EPFL took the decision to cancel student exchanges outside of Europe. For exchanges from Europe, please verify the Swiss government’s entry requirements prior to your arrival:

If your home university has a bilateral agreement with EPFL and if you have been nominated to participate in an exchange to attend courses, please read carefully the information below and apply online.

EPFL does not accept incoming students from non-partner universities who wish to attend courses.


Prepare your application

Application procedure and deadlines


At your arrival at EPFL

Academic calendar

Courses registration

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