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Université de la Polynésie Française

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Founded in 1987, the Université de la Polynésie Française (University of French Polynesia) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Punaauia (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants). Officially recognized by the Ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche, France (Ministry of Higher Education and Research of France), Université de la Polynésie Française (UPF) is a small-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational Polynesian higher education institution. Université de la Polynésie Française (UPF) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 36-year-old Polynesian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic records and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UPF also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot

Control

Université de la Polynésie Française's Control Typepublic

Entity

Université de la Polynésie Française's Entity Typenon-profit

Size

Université de la Polynésie Française' Size by Total Enrollmentsmall-sized

Selectivity

Université de la Polynésie Française's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name
Name (English) University of French Polynesia
Acronym UPF
Founded 1987

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University Location

Address Campus d'Outumaoro - Punaauia - B.P. 6570
Punaauia
98702
French Polynesia
Université de la Polynésie Française's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Université de la Polynésie Française Phone Number +594 (689) 803 803
Université de la Polynésie Française Fax Number +594 (689) 803 804

Study Areas / Degree Levels

Introduction

What is the difference between generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of study areas they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Study Areas and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Université de la Polynésie Française's Study Areas/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main study areas and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Université de la Polynésie Française's academic range and degree level offering.




Programs and Courses

Programs and courses

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Tuition Fees

Introduction

Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.


Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Université de la Polynésie Française's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Université de la Polynésie Française.

Université de la Polynésie Française: Tuition Fees Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
International
students
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)

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Admissions

Introduction

Applying for admission is the first step towards achieving students' academic and career goals and accessing the many opportunities and resources that a university has to offer. Read our Introduction to University Admissions article to learn more.


Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Université de la Polynésie Française's admission information.

Université de la Polynésie Française's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).


Université de la Polynésie Française's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Université de la Polynésie Française a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.


Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Université de la Polynésie Française's acceptance rate range is not reported.


Université de la Polynésie Française's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.


Université de la Polynésie Française's Admission Office Admission Office

BP 6570
Punaauia 98702
(689) 803 823


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Size and Profile

Introduction

University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university or assessing its value. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.


Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Université de la Polynésie Française.

Université de la Polynésie Française's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Université de la Polynésie Française has an enrollment range of 4,000-4,999 students making it a small-sized institution.


Université de la Polynésie Française's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 100-199 academic employees (Faculty).


Université de la Polynésie Française's Control Type Control Type

Université de la Polynésie Française is a public higher education institution.


Université de la Polynésie Française's Entity Type Entity Type

Université de la Polynésie Française is a non-profit higher education institution.


Université de la Polynésie Française's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.


Université de la Polynésie Française's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.


Religious Affiliation

Université de la Polynésie Française does not have any religious affiliation.


Facilities and Services

Introduction

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University Facilities

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Université de la Polynésie Française's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Université de la Polynésie Française's Library


Université de la Polynésie Française's Housing University Housing

Not reported


Université de la Polynésie Française's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.



University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Université de la Polynésie Française's main services:


Université de la Polynésie Française's Financial Aid Financial Aid

Not reported

Université de la Polynésie Française's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Université de la Polynésie Française's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.


Université de la Polynésie Française's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Université de la Polynésie Française's Career Services Career Services

Not reported


Recognition and Accreditation

Introduction

There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.


Université de la Polynésie Française's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Université de la Polynésie Française is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche, France

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation

1987


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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Memberships and Affiliations

Introduction

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Affiliations and Memberships

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Academic Structure

Introduction

Most higher education institutions' first-level academic divisions are, depending on the country, one of the following...


  • Colleges
  • Faculties
  • Schools
  • Institutes
  • Academies
  • Departments
  • Divisions
  • Centers

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and study areas a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.

Academic Structure

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Social Media

Introduction

Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.


Social Media

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Free Online Courses

Open Education Global Open Education Global

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Video Presentation

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