Exchange: Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

EPFL is located in full view of the Alps, on the north side of Lake Geneva. It is ranked top 15 worldwide in engineering, technology and computer science. EPFL brings together a campus of 14,000 people including over 10’000 students. With over 110 nationalities on campus, more than 50% of faculty recruited internationally and half of its students originating from abroad, EPFL is one of the most international universities in the world. Because of its dynamism and rich student community, EPFL has been able to create a special spirit imbued with curiosity and simplicity. Students have taken courses in different areas of Engineering.


Credit Equivalency: 60 ECTS = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses

Restricted Programs: Architecture, Management of Technology, Financial Engineering. Please find more information here.

Housing: On-campus housing is guaranteed. Please find more information here.

Subjects Available at Host: All

Program Type: Study

Accepting Applications: Yes

Fall/Full Year Deadline: January 14, 2021
Winter Deadline: April 1, 2021

Timeline: Fall (Sept-Jan), Winter (Feb-July), Year-long (Sept-July)

Country: Switzerland

City: Lausanne

Institution: University

Language of Study: English, French

Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate

Credit: Yes

Open to Programs at UofT: All

Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT

Program Fees: No fee

Funding: IE Award

Eligibility Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 2.75 Language Requirement: depending on the course selection, French B2 may be required.