Université des Antilles

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world rank  3706

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University Overview

Established in 1850, Université des Antilles (University of the French West Indies) is a public higher education institution located in the medium-sized town of Pointe-à-Pitre (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants). 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 des Antilles (UAG) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université des Antilles (UAG) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 170 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name University of the French West Indies
Acronym UAG
Founded 1850

University Location

Address Campus de Fouillole; Boîte Postale 250
Pointe-à-Pitre (population range: 10,000-49,999)
T +590 48 90 18
F +590 91 06 57

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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