ETH Zurich

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ETH Zurich
ETH Zürich Hauptgebäude, Ansicht von der Polyterasse 2011-08-06 ShiftN.jpg
Main building ETH Zurich
TypePublic
Established1855
Administrative staff
9,049
Students15,093
LocationZurich, Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
47°22′35.10″N 8°32′53.17″E / 47.3764167°N 8.5481028°E / 47.3764167; 8.5481028Coordinates: 47°22′35.10″N 8°32′53.17″E / 47.3764167°N 8.5481028°E / 47.3764167; 8.5481028
CampusUrban
AffiliationsIDEA League, TIME, IARU, CESAER[1]
Websitewww.ethz.ch
ETHZ is located in Switzerland
ETHZ
ETHZ
Location: Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, Switzerland

ETH Zurich (German: Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich) or Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich is a science and technology university in Zurich, Switzerland. Locals sometimes refer to it by the name Poly, derived from the original name Eidgenössisches Polytechnikum or Federal Polytechnic Institute.

ETH is ranked among the top universities in the world. It is a founding member of the IDEA League and the International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU).

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