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University of Poitiers

France

1003rd US-News World Ranking

University of Poitiers History

The University of Poitiers was founded in the year 1431 by King Charles VII and Pope Eugene IV in Poitiers, France. The university was temporarily closed during the French Revolution and reopened in 1796. It is one of the oldest universities in France and Europe.

University of Poitiers Programs, Courses, and Schools

The University of Poitiers comprises of 14 departments, institutes, and schools offering a wide mix of programs in subjects like Law and Social Sciences, Economics, Basic and Applied Sciences, Literature, Languages, Human Sciences, Sports, Medicine and Pharmacy, Business, and Engineering.

The University of Poitiers also has dedicated research units and laboratories conducting research and development activities in the fields of Automatics, Chemistry and Materials, and Physics. A Center for Studies on International Legal Cooperation is a collaborative research unit between the university and National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS).

University of Poitiers Campuses

The University of Poitiers has three major sites. The first one is in the town centre, second is the main campus and the third is the training area of the Futuroscope complex. The university offers a wide range of sports and recreational activities along with numerous student associations to choose from.

The University of Poitiers also offers golf facilities, north of the campus. Apart from this, campus houses faculty buildings, libraries, learning centers, and state-of-the-art lecture theatres.

University of Poitiers Achievements

University of Poitiers’ Institut d'Administration des Entreprises de Poitiers or IAE is a leading and highly ranked French Business School which has received Training/Research” QUALICERT Certification of Services for three years consecutively. The school teaches and trains over 2,200 students or company employees each year across 20 university departments.

University of Poitiers’ research teams has won accolades at various collaborative research projects both nationally and at international levels.

University of Poitiers USP

The University of Poitiers is one of the few universities in France to offer international immersion and exposure courses in partnership with ESSEC, ESCE Paris, ESC La Rochelle and many universities in Europe, Asia, and America.

The University of Poitiers has a high acceptance rate and the tuition fee is at par with other French universities. The university’s international desk assists the students to find accommodation, arrange for visas, and settling into the university and French way of life.

University of Poitiers Notable Alumni

René Descartes (French philosopher), François Rabelais (French writer), Francis Bacon (Former Lord Chancellor), and Joachim du Bellay (French poet).

 

University of Poitiers Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

2.5
GPA
27
IB
60
Percentage

Cost

Fees

Tuition Fees: EUR 200

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Deadlines

Bachelors: Deadlines may vary

Masters: Deadlines may vary

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

University of Poitiers Rankings

Global

1003
US News
801 -900
Shanghai
735
GTU Rank

Regional

France
29
US News
31
QS
28 -29
Shanghai

Regional

Europe
329
US News
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University Stats

University Stats
24000

Students

University Stats
2300

Faculty Strength

University Stats
825

Tuition Fees

University Stats
7500

Living Cost

University Stats
2.5

Avg. GPA

University Stats
27

Avg. IB

University Stats
60
%

Avg. Percentage

University Stats
6.5

Avg. IELTS

* All cost are in CFP

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15 Rue de l'Hôtel Dieu, 86000 Poitiers, France,France

+33549453000

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