Since 2006, we have been independently  encouraging the research & promotion of women by providing the tools, role models, financing, networks and support at key moments in these young women's careers at EPFL and beyond

 

 

"the world needs science,  & science needs women"

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About Us

UPCOMING 

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EPFL RANKED #1

Most International University (Times Higher Education) #2 Europe (Leiden Rankings) 

Meaning some of the most talented women in the world are here at EPFL! 

Percentage of Full Professors that are women at EPFL  

(2017)

9%

Numbers have slightly improved over the last years, the real problem is..... 

-RETENTION-

52%

NUMBER OF WOMEN IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING WHO DROP OUT BY 35

 OPPORTUNITY IS LOST EVERY TIME   

 A WOMEN DROPS OUT OF SCIENCE 

Switzerland is ranked 9th in the world for best places to be a woman, yet ranks among the worst places for women in europe striving for an academic career (WEF)

IT ISN'T A WOMAN'S PROBLEM, 

IT'S EVERYONE'S PROBLEM

DID YOU KNOW....

CELEBRATING 12 years of the foundation