Avignon Université

Avignon Université Ranking

country rank: 86
world rank: 2014

University Overview

Avignon Université ranking (Avignon University) was founded in 1984 as a non-profit public higher education school in the tiny city of Avignon (population range of 50,000-249,999 people), Provence-Alpes-Cote d Azur. Avignon Université ranking (UA) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational French higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur, de la Recherche et de l’Innovation, France (Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation, France). In a variety of fields of study, Avignon Université (UA) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see university ranking, the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 36-year-old French higher-education school has a strict admissions criteria based on prior academic performance and grades. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. A library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, are all available to students at UA.

Avignon Université Ranking

University Identity

Name Avignon Université
Acronym UA
Founded 1984 Origins date back to 1303
Motto Ne pas attendre l'avenir, le faire ! The future is ours to build

University Location

Address 74, Rue Louis-Pasteur Avignon 84029 Provence-Alpes-Cote d Azur France
Tel +33 (0)4 90 16 25 00
Fax +33 (0)4 90 16 25 10

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office 74, Rue Louis-Pasteur Avignon 84029 (0)4 90 16 26 39

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff 900-999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

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Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF) University Network of European Capitals of Culture (UNeECC) Euro-Mediterranean University (EMUNI) Agence Campus France (ACF)

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