Top Mechanical Engineering Departments in Switzerland 2015

For a small country in terms of population, Switzerland has a number of excellent universities and research institutes, including the world-renowned ETH Zurich which specialises in technology fields. One such field is mechanical engineering; the study of engineering as related to the design and operation of machinery.

Aside from ETH Zurich, there are also other excellent departments for the study of mechanical engineering in Switzerland, and today we’re sharing a list of the very best departments in the country.

  1. Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering, ETH Zurich — Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
  2. School of Engineering, École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
  3. School of Engineering, Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW)
  4. Division of Mechanical Engineering, Bern University of Applied Science (BFH)
  5. Department of Innovative Technologies, University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI)
  6. Mechatronics specialisation, School of Engineering and Architecture, University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland (HES-SO)
  7. School of Engineering and Architecture, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts

Compiled from the QS World University Rankings and US News & World Report Rankings.

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