University of Nantes
The University of Nantes is a French university, located in the city of Nantes. In addition to the several campuses scattered in the city of Nantes, there are two satellite campuses located respectively in Saint-Nazaire and La Roche-sur-Yon. Currently, the University is attended by approximately 34,500 students. More than 10% of them are international students coming from 110 countries.
The University of Nantes was ranked between 401-500th in the Times Higher Education of 2016.On a national scale and regarding the professional insertion after graduation, the University of Nantes oscillates between the ranks 3rd and 40th out of 69 universities depending on the field of studies.
- University of Nantes has almost 45200 students with 3360 foreign students
- The university has 4047 staff members with 1560 professors and researchers
- The university has 11 faculties and departments, 8 institutes and 1 graduate school of engineering
- University of Nantes has around 400 partner universities throughout the world to develop student mobility, joint programmes, teaching mobility or joint research programmes Among its noticeable alumni are French Agriculture minister and Government spokesperson Stéphane Le Foll and the former Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault.