Université de Poitiers

Université de Poitiers Ranking

country rank: 25
world rank: 674

University Overview

Université de Poitiers (University of Poitiers) is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the little city of Poitiers, Nouvelle-Aquitaine (population range of 50,000-249,999). Angoulême, La Rochelle, and Niort are all locales where this university maintains a branch campus. Université de Poitiers (UP) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 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). The Université de Poitiers (UP) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, such as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 589-year-old French university has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams. UP additionally offers students with a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Université de Poitiers Ranking

University Identity

Name Université de Poitiers
Acronym UP
Founded 1431
Motto Des savoirs and des talents Knowledges and talents
Colours Red

University Location

Address 15 Rue de l'Hôtel Dieu Poitiers 86034 Nouvelle-Aquitaine France
Tel +33 (0)5 49 45 30 00
Fax +33 (0)5 49 45 30 50
Other locations Angoulême, La Rochelle, Niort

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 25,000-29,999
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 Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes


Memberships and Affiliations

Université confédérale Léonard de Vinci European University Association (EUA) Coimbra Group International Research Universities Network (IRUN)

Social Media


Université de Poitiers's Facebook page for social networking


Université de Poitiers's Twitter webpage for micro-blogging and news updates


Université de Poitiers's LinkedIn profile for business and academic networking


Université de Poitiers's YouTube or Vimeo channel for videos


Université de Poitiers's Instagram or Flickr account for photos

Wikipedia Article

Related Universities