Université de Rennes 1

Université de Rennes 1 Ranking

country rank: 20
world rank: 600

University Overview

Université de Rennes 1 (University of Rennes 1) is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of Rennes (population range of 250,000-499,999 people), Bretagne. It was founded in 1970. Lannion, St Brieuc, St Malo, and Fougères are all sites where this university maintains a branch campus. Université de Rennes 1 (UR1) 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). Université de Rennes 1 (UR1) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students may take use of a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services, all of which are available at UR1.

Université de Rennes 1 Ranking

University Identity

Name Université de Rennes 1
Acronym UR1
Founded 1970 Origins date back to 1461
Motto La volonté de progresser, d'innover, d'entreprendre The will to progress, innovate and undertake

University Location

Address 2 Rue du Thabor Rennes 35065 Bretagne France
Tel +33 (0)2 23 23 36 36
Fax +33 (0)2 23 23 36 00
Other locations Lannion, St Brieuc, St Malo, Fougères

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 Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office 2 Rue du Thabor Rennes 35065 (0)2 23 23 35 35

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

Université Bretagne Loire European University Association (EUA)

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