Students and doctoral students 2014 2015
Students at ETH Zurich 14,641 15,207
Students at EPFL 7,889 8,047
Total students 22,530 23,254
    Percentage women 29.2% 29.3%
Doctoral students total 6,007 6,103
    Percentage women 30.6% 30.6%
Students and doctoral students total 28,537 29,357

 

Personnel key figures (employment contracts) 2014 2015
ETH Zurich 10,865 11,116
EPFL 5,619 5,776
PSI 1,935 2,018
WSL 530 496
Empa 950 942
Eawag 479 501
Professors 809 816
    Percentage women 13.1% 13.7%
Scientific personnel 12,534 12,731
Technical and administrative personnel 6,631 6,899
Trainees 456 453
Total personnel 20,430 20,899

 

Knowledge and technology transfer (KTT) 2014 2015
Patents 211 219
Licences 270 311
Spin-offs 49 48

 

Financial key figures (m CHF) 2014 2015 Δ
Total revenue 3,450 3,475 + 0.7%
    Of which total federal contribution* 71.6% 71.4% - 0.2pp
    Of which indirect financial contribution** 14.9% 15.0% + 0.1pp
    Of which third-party funding*** 8.4% 12.6% + 4.2 pp
Total expenditure 3,183 3,252 + 2.2%
    Of which personnel expenditure 62.7% 63.0% + 0.3 pp

* Total federal contribution: contribution from the Federal Government.
** Indirect financial contribution: resources obtained competitively which originate directly or indirectly from federal resources or from the EU..
*** Third-party funding: funding which originates from private sources.

 

ETH Domain’s real estate portfolio 2014 2015
Value (historic cost) 7.4bn CHF 7.5bn CHF
    Share of the entire portfolio of the Federal Government about 33% about 33%
Number of buildings/facilities 485 460
Number of plots 162 148