Sustainability Programmes

Sustainability Programmes


Sustainable Development policy:

EPFL is in the process of developing a Climate and Sustainability Action Plan. The Campus Operations part of this plan is well underway: The Education, Research and Innovation chapters of this plan still need to be defined.

General overview on sustainability in education:

An informal Teaching Sustainability Think Tank that has been established by EPFL Sustainability


An initial informal mapping indicated that approximately 140 courses linked to sustainability are offered at EPFL out of around a 1800 total courses. A selection of these courses can be found here:

CLUSTER students can follow these courses via the regular SEMP (= Swiss ERASMUS + program) agreement.



A Climate and Sustainability Action Week (piloted for the first time in 2021) aimed above all at EPFL students but might be open to CLUSTER students in the future:

Update: 26/04/2021

IST Lisboa
KU Leuven
KTH Stockholm
Grenoble INP-UGA
TU Eindhoven
Politecnico di Torino