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Universities in Switzerland

Higher Education in Switzerland

2022 Ranking of Switzerland Universities

What are Switzerland’s most famous universities? Topuniversitieslist has published the 2022 Swiss University Ranking, which includes 23 Swiss higher-education institutions that fulfill the Topuniversitieslist selection criteria:

  • being chartered, registered, or certified by the relevant Swiss higher education-related institution, and providing at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees) in a conventional, face-to-face, non-distance education style.

Investigate the Topuniversitieslist League Table and University Rankings of 23 Swiss Universities.

2022 Sub-rankings by provinces and territories

There are 26 cantons of the Swiss Confederation (German: kantone, French: cantons, Italian: cantoni). The most populous cantons are evenly spread among higher education institutions that follow the Topuniversitieslist selection criterion. Both cantons of at least two Swiss higher education institutions matching the Topuniversitieslist selection criterion are included in the following Topuniversitieslist sub-rankings or league tables.


Bern (2)
Geneva (2)
Lucerne (2)
St Gallen (2)
Ticino (2)
Vaud (2)
Zurich (4)