ETH, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology is a technical university with focus on engineering and natural sciences. By integrating as well the humanities and social sciences, ETH devises innovative concepts of education and research which shall allow us to tackle the enormous challenges facing mankind, and help lay a path for a meaningful and sustainable development of present and future civilisations.
Competences & Capabilities
In order to cope with humanity’s major challenges, ETH Zurich concentrates on several main focus areas in addition to departmental activities at a local, national or global level to make a valuable contribution to politics, economy and society.
ETH’s main focus areas are:
- Medicine & Nutrition
- Manufacturing technologies