University of Zurich
#41 Overall Influence

University of Zurich

University in Switzerland

University of Zurich Rankings

    The University of Zurich , located in the city of Zürich, is the largest university in Switzerland, with its 28,000 enrolled students. It was founded in 1833 from the existing colleges of theology, law, medicine which go back to 1525, and a new faculty of philosophy.

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    What is University of Zurich known for?

    #13 World Rank
    Psychology
    #15 World Rank
    Physics
    #23 World Rank
    Chemistry
    #25 World Rank
    Mathematics
    #28 World Rank
    Earth Sciences
    #32 World Rank
    Philosophy
    #39 World Rank
    Sociology
    #40 World Rank
    Biology
    #50 World Rank
    Anthropology
    #53 World Rank
    Education
    #54 World Rank
    Medical
    #66 World Rank
    History
    #68 World Rank
    Law
    #75 World Rank
    Literature
    #75 World Rank
    Computer Science
    #78 World Rank
    Social Work
    #90 World Rank
    Economics
    #94 World Rank
    Religious Studies
    #166 World Rank
    Engineering
    #183 World Rank
    Political Science
    #665 World Rank
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    Influential People

    Who are University of Zurich's Most influential alumni?

    University of Zurich's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Psychology, Physics, and Chemistry. University of Zurich’s most academically influential people include Albert Einstein, Jürgen Habermas, and Max Born.

    Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein

    German-born theoretical physicist; developer of the theory of relativity

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    Jürgen Habermas
    Jürgen Habermas

    German sociologist and philosopher

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    Max Born
    Max Born

    German-Jewish physicist and mathematician

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    Louis Agassiz
    Louis Agassiz

    Swiss naturalist

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    Martin Buber
    Martin Buber

    German Jewish Existentialist philosopher and theologian

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    Max von Laue
    Max von Laue

    German physicist

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    Wilhelm Röntgen
    Wilhelm Röntgen

    German physicist

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    Walther Hermann Nernst
    Walther Hermann Nernst

    German physical chemist and physicist

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    Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi
    Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi

    Swiss pedagogue and educational reformer

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    Theodor Mommsen
    Theodor Mommsen

    German classical scholar, historian, jurist, journalist, politician, archaeologist and writer

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    Max Frisch
    Max Frisch

    Swiss playwright and novelist

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    Richard von Krafft-Ebing
    Richard von Krafft-Ebing

    Austrian neurologist, psychiatrist and nobleman

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