Key figures

The Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) is an engineering college active in education and research. It covers disciplines ranging from the Basic Sciences to Engineering, Architecture and the Life Sciences. EPFL is a public institution founded in 1969, mainly funded by the Swiss Confederation. The figures below illustrate the extent of EPFL’s growth and its ranking on the international stage.

+ 80 Laboratories

More than 80 laboratories, chairs and groups are meeting tomorrow’s technical and societal challenges.

List of the laboratories linked to Energy Center

6 Faculties and Colleges

4 Campuses