Université de Tours

Université de Tours Ranking

country rank: 24
world rank: 660

University Overview

Université de Tours (University of Tours) is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of Tours (population range of 50,000-249,999 people), Centre-Val de Loire, which was founded in 1969. Blois is home to a branch campus of this university. The Université de Tours (UFR) 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). In a variety of fields of study, the Université de Tours (UFR) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. 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. The entrance policy at this 51-year-old French higher-education school is selective. This institution of higher learning has an open admissions policy. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. UFR also offers a library, lodging, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Université de Tours Ranking

University Identity

Name Université de Tours
Acronym UFR
Founded 1969

University Location

Address 60 rue du Plat D'Etain Tours 37020 Centre-Val de Loire France
Tel +33 (0)2 47 36 66 00
Fax +33 (0)2 47 36 64 10
Other locations Blois

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type None, open admission policy
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office 8 Rue de Tanneurs Tours 37000 (0)2 47 36 67 04

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

Communauté d'universités et établissements Centre-Val de Loire European University Association (EUA)

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