Missions

Education

EPFL brings together all levels of education and offers innovative training to its 10,000 students.Our advanced training courses for engineers, architects and scientists are adapted to the challenges of our time.

Research

With over 350 laboratories and research groups on campus, EPFL is one of World’s most innovative and productive scientific institutions. Discover the main actors, projects and services within EPFL’s research community.

Innovation

EPFL transforms scientific excellence into value for companies and society in general. Its innovation park, which houses 170 companies, creates a unique ecosystem that fosters innovation and entrepreneurship on campus.

Portrait de Célmence Corminboeuf

© Alain Herzog, EPFL

“Teaching helps me communicate more effectively about this field”

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Professor Clémence Corminboeuf is heavily involved in science outreach, especially among women. She has been named best teacher in the Chemistry and Chemical Engineering section.

Schools

Photo-souvenir des étudiant·e·s en Ingénierie de l'environnement

© Gregory Eaves / EPFL

50 Fifty Campaign: The Student Support Programme

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As part of our university’s 50th Anniversary, EPFL has decided to launch the 50 Fifty Campaign, and place its most important community, the student community, at its core. This campaign provides philanthropists with a unique opportunity to directly empower the next generation of brilliant minds.

Events

One school, several sites

EPFL Out There students research

Des gens qui courent dans tous les sens, sous un arc-en-ciel test de lien

EPFL Out There

Discover the blog

Follow EPFL researchers’ expeditions around the world through the EPFL Out There blog.