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University of Orleans

PhD Programmes

About

History

Born in 1306, our multi-disciplinary University celebrated its 700th anniversary in 2006. The University of Orleans is one of the oldest universities in Europe. Famous people like Pope Clement V (1264-1314), Jean Calvin (1505-1673), Moliere (1622-1673) or Charles Perrault (1628-1703) studied here …

University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2019
801
2018
801
2017
-
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2020
-
2019
734 -53
2018
681
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Student services

Located in each faculty of the university, the International Relations Offices (B.R.I.) are an international point of liaison for :

  • All students of the university who wish to do an internship or study abroad
  • All incoming exchange students

Conveniently located, they provide information and assistance to outgoing and incoming students during their studies or internship.

Student Life

Campus life

Situated in the heart of the “Loire Valley-UNESCO” in about a hundred hectares of forest, just one hour from Paris by train, the multi-disciplinary campus of the University of Orleans attracts and welcomes around 14,000 students — among them, more than 2,000 foreigners, that is to say 15% of the total number of students — in the framework of the LMD system.

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