Université de Nantes

Université de Nantes Ranking

country rank: 17
world rank: 617

University Overview

Université de Nantes (University of Nantes) ranking is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of Nantes (population range of 250,000-499,999 people), Pays de la Loire. It was founded in 1460. A branch campus is also located at La Roche-sur-Yon and Saint-Nazaire. Université de Nantes (UN) ranking is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 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 Nantes (UN) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 560-year-old French university has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students have access to a library, dormitories, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Université de Nantes Ranking

University Identity

Name Université de Nantes
Acronym UN
Founded 1460
Colours Navy blue and khaki green

University Location

Address 1, Quai de Tourville; Boîte Postale 13522 Nantes 44035 Pays de la Loire France
Tel +33 (0)2 40 99 83 83
Fax +33 (0)2 40 99 83 00
Other locations La Roche-sur-Yon and Saint-Nazaire

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 available
Admission Office MEIF, 15 chaussée de la Madeleine Nantes 44000 (0)2 53 46 21 62

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

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 Yes


Memberships and Affiliations

Université Bretagne Loire European University Association (EUA) Réseau des Université de l'Ouest Atlantique (RUOA) L'Université Nantes Angers Le Mans (L'UNAM) Compostela Group of Universities (CGU) International Student Exchange Program (ISEP) Open Education Consortium (OEC)

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