SIT is an international institute founded by entrepreneurs, led by scientists and advanced by world-class researchers.
Founded in 2019 and headquartered in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, SIT’s contemporary design creates a unique ecosystem where the world’s leading experts in Computer Science, Physics, and Business come together to find innovative solutions to global challenges through transformative technological advances.
SIT is comprised of an educational institute, research center and vast internal and external ecosystem, collaborating with some of the world's top academic and science institutions including Carnegie-Mellon University and the School of Computing at the National University of Singapore (NUS).
The SIT Ecosystem
Interdisciplinary by design, SIT connects the world’s brightest scientists, researchers and entrepreneurs to investigate quantum technology, advanced materials, artificial intelligence, machine intelligence, deep learning, cybersecurity, and more. The SIT Ecosystem expands over a variety of education, science and business fields, offering unique resources and tools that work together towards developing and commercializing intelligent solutions for a better world.
SIT Academy helps executives and companies to stay ahead of emerging technologies
SIT Alemira is a digital ecosystem for education and research.
SIT Autonomous specializes in AI and machine learning consulting services in driverless mobility, robotics, and professional sports.
SIT Capital supports early-stage digital startups around the world.
SIT Masters offers a cutting-edge blended degree in Computer Science and Software Engineering
SIT Programming School teaches programming skills to children aged 7 to 13.
SIT StartGarden is a startup ecosystem, where students, researchers, and science and tech professionals collaborate on innovative solutions.
Interdisciplinary Approach & Applied Science
QuCS:Quantum CS & Software Engineering
- 1 Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
- 2 Cybersecurity and Information Integrity
- 3 Software Engineering
QTAM:Quantum Technologies and Advanced Materials
- 1 Quantum Technologies
- 2 Advanced Materials
- 1 Computational Modelling
- 2 Decisions and Behaviour
- 3 Networks and Society
Schaffhausen, Switzerland is located at the heart of Europe, strategically offering an attractive business environment with a favorable tax regime, multicultural labor pool and high productivity, first-class infrastructure, strong education and exceptional quality of life. In the last 20 years, more than 600 high-tech businesses set up operations in Schaffhausen, adding the region’s technology excellence and diverse business-friendly culture.
SIT by 2030
Top 50 Under 50
Global Top 100
in CS, Physics, Business
blended degree off-campus students
online non-degree students
degree students on main campus
SIT Research Center
chairs in: Cybersecurity and Information Integrity, AI/ML, Software Engineering, Robotics & Autonomous Machines, Quantum Technologies, Advanced Materials, Digital Health, Digital Sports, New Generation Business Management, AI in Arts & Computer Design, Digital Law
SIT Tech Park
SIT's startups and R&D centers of
industry partners—within walking distance from University
SIT in numbers
investment over 8 years
annual revenue in 15 years
market cap in 15 years (40%+ IRR)
campuses around the globe
m2 of real estate worldwide
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