Université Clermont Auvergne

country rank  7
world rank  362

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University Overview

Founded in 1854, Université Clermont Auvergne (University of Clermont Auvergne) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Clermont-Ferrand (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Vichy, Aurillac, Le Puy-en-Velay. 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 Clermont Auvergne (UCA) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université Clermont Auvergne (UCA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 166 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Clermont Auvergne
Acronym UCA
Founded 1854
Motto MAde In UdA

University Location

Address 49, Boulevard François-Mitterrand; Boîte Postale 32
Clermont-Ferrand (population range: 50,000-249,999)
63001 Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes
T +33 (0)4 73 17 79 79
F +33 (0)4 73 17 72 01
Other locations Vichy, Aurillac, Le Puy-en-Velay

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 Not reported
Admission Office 49, Boulevard François-Mitterrand
Clermont-Ferrand 63000
+33 (0)4 73 17 79 79

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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