Study Outside EPFL

The EPFL offers students the opportunity to study in one of its partner universities during the third Bachelor year.
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  • Acquire an international profile essential for your CV
  • Master another language
  • Discover different cultures
  • Develop a professional and personal network
  • Develop your personal competencies

Available partner institutions

  • Having completed the propedeutic year at EPFL
  • Having a minimum average of 4.5 (UE countries) and 5.0 (non-UE countries) of the examination of the propedeutic year
  • Having completed all credits of branches from second year of Bachelor in one academic year

A learning agreement (LA) containing the detailed list of courses for the exchange study year (including mandatory equivalence courses; see FAQ) needs to be validated by the exchange study coordinator.

The EPFL study exchange team will provide you with general information about partners universities, conditions and application procedures.


For additional information, please contact Igor Allaman (study exchange coordinator).