The Best Universities in Switzerland in 2019

Switzerland seems to have plenty to offer at any level, including the higher education system. The prestigious universities of Switzerland welcome plenty of international students and offer them degrees recognised in the entire world.

In 2018, Switzerland surprises again as being a visible presence in the European academic top 200 developed by Times Higher Education World University Rankings. The universities are also be found in the Academic Ranking of World Universities and QS Rankings tops. Check out the updated list of ranked universities in Switzerland.

Higher Education in Switzerland

Switzerland is rich in world-class MBA degree courses and universities, as well as many programmes for PhD students. Actually, Switzerland has the second highest rate of citizens with a PhD degree in Europe and is in the same position when it comes to foreign students in higher education.

The country has a diverse and cosmopolitan atmosphere that charms you as soon as you step into Swiss territory. Then, you learn that quality is cherished in all fields, including education and research. This may be the reason why Switzerland has over 100 Nobel Prize winners.

Find 521 Master's degrees in Switzerland!

More than 135,000 students attend Switzerland’s universities and perform research work. You can find courses taught in English, German, French or Italian. If research is your favourite, then you can enjoy being part of projects that focus on many fields, including particle physics.

Times Higher Education 2019 World University Ranking

Below there are the best universities from Switzerland, according to THE. These are recommendations, however, you may choose the degree course that best suits your career wishes.

Academic Ranking of World Universities (Shanghai Jiao Tong University) 2018

According to Academic Ranking of World Universities (Shanghai Jiao Tong University), the best universities in Switzerland in 2018 are the following:

Check out more up-to-date rankings from World University Ranking 2019 and Shanghai Ranking 2018.

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