Université de Lorraine

country rank  4
world rank  296

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University Overview

Established in 2012, Université de Lorraine (University of Lorraine) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Nancy (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Grand Est. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Bar-le-Duc, Épinal, Metz, Poligny. Officially accredited and/or 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 Lorraine (UL) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université de Lorraine (UL) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 8 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this French higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Lorraine
Acronym UL
Founded 2012
Motto Faire dialoguer les savoirs, c’est innover
Colours Black, yellow and white

University Location

Address 34 Cours Léopold; CS 25233
Nancy (population range: 50,000-249,999)
54052 Grand Est
T +33 (0)3 72 74 00 00
F +33 (0)3 83 59 59 55
Other locations Bar-le-Duc, Épinal, Metz, Poligny

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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 0-10%
Admission Office 2 Avenue de la Forêt de Haye
Vandoeuvre les Nancy 54500
+33 (0)3 83 59 59 59

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Université de Lorraine's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur, de la Recherche et de l'Innovation, France

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 30 July 2020