Students and doctoral students 2015 2015
Students at ETH Zurich 15,207 15,805
Students at EPFL 8,047 8,412
Total students 23,254 24,217
    Percentage women 29.3% 29.7%
Doctoral students total 6,103 6,134
    Percentage women 30.6% 30.6%
Students and doctoral students total 29,357 30,351

 

Personnel key figures (employment contracts) 2015 2016
ETH Zurich 11,116 11,157
EPFL 5,776 5,870
PSI 2,018 2,049
WSL 496 495
Empa 942 936
Eawag 501 497
Professors 816 829
    Percentage women 13.7% 13.9%
Scientific personnel 12,731 12,765
Technical and administrative personnel 6,899 6,996
Apprentices 453 464
Total personnel 20,899 21,054

 

Knowledge and technology transfer (KTT) 2015 2016
Patents 219 230
Licences 311 353
Spin-offs 48 50

 

Financial key figures (m CHF) 2015 2016 Δ
Operating revenue 3,322 3,589 + 3.4%
    Proportion of primary  funds (total federal contribution) 72.1% 71.3% - 0.8pp
    Proportion of research contributions, mandates and scientific services 20.7% 21.0% + 0.8pp
    Proportion of other revenue 7.2% 7.2% -
Operating expenses 3,252 3,314 + 1.9%
    Proportion of personnel expenses 63.0% 63.4% + 0.4pp

 

ETH Domain’s real estate portfolio 2015 2016
Value (acquisition value) 7.5bn CHF 7.5bn CHF
Number of buildings 390 395
Number of facilities 70 70
Number of plots 148 125