François Rabelais University

country rank  34
world rank  1183

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University Overview

Established in 1969, Université François Rabelais (François Rabelais University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Tours (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Centre-Val de Loire. 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 François Rabelais (UFR) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université François Rabelais (UFR) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), 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 higher education institution does not have a selective admission policy. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name François Rabelais University
Name
Acronym UFR
Founded 1969

University Location

Address 3, Rue des Tanneurs; Boîte Postale 4103
Tours (population range: 50,000-249,999)
37041 Centre-Val de Loire
France
T +33 (0)2 47 36 66 00
F +33 (0)2 47 36 64 10

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection None
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office 8 Rue de Tanneurs
Tours 37000
+33 (0)2 47 36 67 04

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 2,000-2,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Université François Rabelais's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche, France


Year of first Accreditation
1970

Affiliations

  • Communauté
  • d'universités et établissements Centre-Val de Loire
  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Sunday, 21 April 2019