Université de Franche-Comté

Université de Franche-Comté Ranking

country rank: 40
world rank: 1020

University Overview

Université de Franche-Comté (University of Franche-Comté) is a non-profit public higher-education institution in Besançon, Bourgogne-Franche-Comte, that was founded in 1423. Belfort, Lons-le-Saunier, and Vaivre-et-Montoille are all sites where this university maintains a branch campus. The Université de Franche-Comté (UFC) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 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, the Université de Franche-Comté (UFC) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 597-year-old French university has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Université de Franche-Comté Ranking

University Identity

Name Université de Franche-Comté
Acronym UFC
Founded 1423

University Location

Address 1, Rue Goudimel Besançon 25030 Bourgogne-Franche-Comte France
Tel +33 (0)3 81 66 66 66
Fax +33 (0)3 81 66 50 25
Other locations Belfort, Lons-le-Saunier, Vaivre-et-Montoille

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 entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

Université Bourgogne - Franche-Comté European University Association (EUA)

Social Media

Wikipedia Article

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