06 March 2013
ETH Board puts on hold the plan to double tuition fees
A parliamentary initiative signed by members of many parliamentary groups and submitted on 5 March 2013 is calling for tuition fees at the...  More 
01 March 2013
Position of President of ETH Zurich advertised
The present incumbent, Prof. Dr. Ralph Eichler, has been appointed until the end of 2014 and will retire. The ETH Board is responsible for...  More 
Swiss Federal Council, 20 February 2013
Philippe Gillet to head EPFL for six months
During his six months as interim president of the EPFL, Philippe Gillet will hold a seat on the ETH Board by virtue of his office. During...  More 
Swiss Federal Council, 13 February 2013
Reappointment of the Empa Director
Under Gian-Luca Bona’s leadership, Empa (Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research) has developed into an...  More 
28 January 2013
EU chooses the EPFL’s Human Brain Project as a flagship
The EU has chosen the EPFL-led Human Brain Project (HBP) and the Swedish-run Graphene project, in which researchers of ETH Zurich and Empa...  More 
17 December 2012
Barbara Haering Co-Chair of the European Research and Innovation Area Board
The European Union and the countries that are party to its Research Framework Programme, among them Switzerland, strive to concentrate...  More 
06 December 2012
Teaching quality: decisions for further resources
At its meeting of 5/6 December, the ETH Board made two decisions which, in particular, aim to maintain the recognised quality of teaching...  More 
02 December 2012
Study: Long-term financial requirements of the real estate portfolio
The growing numbers of students at both Federal Institutes of Technology make it necessary to expand the teaching and research...  More 
13 November 2012
ETH Zurich and EPFL: over 50 % more students in 9 years
For the ETH Domain, 2013 is the first year of a new performance period, one of whose benchmarks is the just under 28,000 undergraduates,...  More 
ETH Board, 28 September 2012
ETH Board is grateful to Parliament for good investment
It was with pleasure that the ETH Board took note of Parliament’s decision to put the growth of federal contributions to the ETH...  More