Organisation of EPFL

1.1.1 Organisation of EPFL

Ordinance on the organisation of the EPFL 1st March 2004 Status as at 11th April 2019 Françoise Chardonnens
This ordinance defines the structure of the Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), the organisation and decision-making powers of its Direction, Schools, Colleges and central services. For a synoptic view of the EPFL perimeter, click here.

Any changes in the organisational structure of EPFL are subject to a decision made by the EPFL Direction. You will find all the information concerning the accreditation and management of the units on this site.

Annex 1: EPFL organization

Annex 2: Centers

Description of the process for decision-making by EPFL Direction:

Use of the EPFL logo must comply with the rules defined by Mediacom. It must include the acronym and the designation in full, placed underneath the latter. These two elements are indissociable. With the exception of units or projects resulting from external partnerships, the EPFL logo is the institution’s only official logo. No other logo, specific to a particular unit, can be used in conjunction with it.

1.1.2 Consultation procedures

Directive on Consultation Procedures within EPFL 1st January 2002
Status as at 1st  January 2017
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This directive indicates which EPFL legal texts must form the subject of consultation and explains the procedure to be followed for consultations carried out at EPFL or in the Schools.

1.1.6 Polylex Regulations

Polylex Regulations 11 July 2001 Statut as at 27th August 2018 Françoise Chardonnens
These regulations specify the management standards applicable for the creation, amendment, publication and monitoring of ordinances, regulations, directives and provisions approved by the EPFL Direction.

1.1.7 Tax Ruling EPFL

Tax Ruling Genève
Tax Ruling Vaud
23 May 2013
6 Juny 2013
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Exemption of the Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) from inheritance and gift tax.