Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour

country rank  48
world rank  1376

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University Overview

Founded in 1970, Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour (University of Pau and Pays de l'Adour) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Pau (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Nouvelle-Aquitaine. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Biarritz. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche, France (Ministry of Higher Education and Research, France), Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour (UPPA) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour (UPPA) 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 49 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this French higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name University of Pau and Pays de l'Adour
Acronym UPPA
Founded 1970
Motto L'Université est une chance. Saisissons-la!
University is an opportunity. Let's take it!

University Location

Address Présidence; Boîte Postale 576
Pau (population range: 50,000-249,999)
64012 Nouvelle-Aquitaine
France
T +33 (0)5 59 40 70 00
F +33 (0)5 59 70 70 01
Other locations Biarritz

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
International
students
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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office Avenue de l'Université
Pau 64012
+33 (0)5 59 40 70 00

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

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


Year of first Accreditation

1970

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Communauté
  • d'universités et établissements d'Aquitaine
  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019