Top Computer Science Universities in Switzerland

The university ranking for computer science was developed by, one of the prominent platforms for computer science research maintaining reliable data on scientific contributions since 2014, with the aim of answering the question of what is the best computer science university.

The ranking uses h-index values gathered by May 10th 2021. It was based on a detailed examination of more than 6300 computer science researchers’ profiles on Google Scholar and Microsoft Academic Graph. Scientists from more than 1200 institutions and affiliations were analyzed. Show more

The position in the ranking is based on a sum of h-index values of all leading computer science researchers affiliated with a given university. The h-index threshold for being considered a leading scientist was set to 40 provided that the majority of their publications are in the area of computer science.

Please take into consideration that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation details featured on their Google Scholar profile.

University Details
Σ H-Index
7 World 1 National EPFL : École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne

EPFL : École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne

Scholars 54 12,281 Σ H-Index 3,194
16 World 2 National ETH Zurich

ETH Zurich

Scholars 38 9,401 Σ H-Index 2,482
199 World 3 National University of Zurich

University of Zurich

Scholars 6 889 Σ H-Index 331
246 World 4 National University of Lugano

University of Lugano

Scholars 5 893 Σ H-Index 242
296 World 5 National University of Bern

University of Bern

Scholars 3 1,079 Σ H-Index 188
300 World 6 National University of Geneva

University of Geneva

Scholars 3 957 Σ H-Index 184
445 World 7 National University of Basel

University of Basel

Scholars 2 225 Σ H-Index 90
491 World 8 National HES-SO University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland

HES-SO University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland

Scholars 1 370 Σ H-Index 63
567 World 9 National University of Neuchatel

University of Neuchatel

Scholars 1 269 Σ H-Index 48
638 World 10 National University of St. Gallen

University of St. Gallen

Scholars 1 198 Σ H-Index 40

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