Contact the support units for research

Research Office

The Research Office supports the EPFL research community in administrative tasks linked to funding acquisition and research projects.

Technology Transfer Office

The unit manages, protects and licenses EPFL’s IP. It accelerates tech transfer and develops innovation culture through its enable program. It also negotiates and approves research contracts with industrial partners.

Equipment and Centers Management Office

The unit coordinates the acquisition of major scientific equipment at EPFL, manages financial aspects of large research projects and oversees the management of technological platforms and of transdisciplinary and inter-instituional entitites.


EPFL Library offers expertise, services and training to support you throughout your research project and beyond. A liaison librarian specialized in your filed of research is at your disposal for a tailored support.