Lausanne region

The University of Lausanne is situated in the heart of the Lausanne-Morges agglomeration.

Lausanne is the capital of the canton of Vaud and is the fourth-largest city in Switzerland and is also crowned an Olympic city as it is seat of the International Olympic Commission. It is currently in the midst of development, with business, urban planning and mobility sectors all undergoing rapid transformation. This type of development makes it a desirable location for many international companies. With two world-class universities (the University of Lausanne and Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne), it is also a top center for learning.

Lausanne has a rich cultural agenda, with many museums, exhibits and cultural events organized throughout the year. In addition, its reputation as a sustainable city and the idyllic lakeside surroundings provide excellent relaxation and sporting opportunities. The quality of life and economic attractiveness combine to make Lausanne both a desirable living and tourist destination.

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