top General Information


Street:BP 13522
1, quai de Tourville


Post Code:44035


Institution Funding



Founded 1970 under the 1968 law reforming higher education and replacing former Université de Nantes, founded 1962, incorporating previously existing faculties, but tracing its history to the original Universities of Nantes, founded by Papal Bull in 1460, and of Angers, recognized and authorized by Charles V in 1364.

Academic Year

October to June (October-February; February-June)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (baccalauréat) or equivalent, or special entrance examination

Tuition Fees

National:159,60 per annum (EUR)



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Olivier Laboux

Job title:President

Senior Administrative Officer : Laurianne Schlaeppi

Job title:Head of Administration

International Relations Officer : Nadège Souchereau

Job title:Head of International Relations

top Divisions

Centre : Lifelong Education

Fields of study:Continuing Education

Faculty : Economics and Management

Fields of study:Economics, Management

Faculty : Foreign Languages ​​and Cultures

Fields of study:Arabic, Chinese, English, German, Italian, Japanese, Modern Languages, Portuguese, Russian, Slavic Languages, Spanish

Faculty : History, History of Art and Archaeology

Fields of study:Archaeology, Art History, History

Faculty : Law and Political Sciences

Fields of study:Law, Political Sciences

Faculty : Letters and Languages

Fields of study:Classical Languages, Communication Studies, Comparative Literature, Educational Sciences, Information Sciences, Linguistics, Literature, Philosophy

Faculty : Medicine and Medical Technology

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Dentistry, Medicine, Pharmacy

Faculty : Pharmaceutical and Biological Sciences

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Pharmacy

Faculty : Psychology

Fields of study:Psychology

Faculty : Science and Technology

Fields of study:Astronomy and Space Science, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Environmental Studies, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Physical Education, Physics, Radiophysics, Seismology, Sports

Faculty : Sociology

Fields of study:Sociology

Faculty : Sports

Fields of study:Physical Education, Sports

Institute : Economics and Management (IAE Nantes)

Fields of study:Accountancy, Banking, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Insurance, Management

Institute : French for Foreigners (i-FLE)

Fields of study:French, French Studies

Institute : Geography and Regional Development (IGARUN)

Fields of study:Geography, Regional Planning

Institute : Preparatory Administrative Studies (IPAG)

Fields of study:Administration

Institute : Teacher Training (INSPE)

Fields of study:Teacher Trainers Education, Teacher Training

More details:Formerly ESPE

Institute : Technology (IUT Nantes)

Fields of study:Business Administration, Data Processing, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Public Administration, Technology, Thermal Engineering

Institute : Technology (IUT, La Roche-sur-Yon)

Fields of study:Bioengineering, Business Administration, Information Technology, Mass Communication, Public Administration, Telecommunications Engineering

Institute : Technology (IUT, Saint-Nazaire)

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Sales Techniques, Technology

School : Engineering (Polytech' Nantes)

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Materials Engineering, Thermal Engineering

top Degrees

Diplôme universitaire de technologie


Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Economics, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Management, Mass Communication, Mathematics and Computer Science, Modern Languages, Natural Sciences, Physics, Social Sciences, Technology

Licence professionnelle

Fields of study:Agronomy, Arts and Humanities, Economics, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Health Sciences, Industrial and Production Economics, Industrial Design, Law, Management, Mass Communication, Social Sciences, Technology, Telecommunications Services

Certification professionnelle

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Engineering

Diplôme d'État

Fields of study:Dentistry, Medicine, Pharmacy, Speech Therapy and Audiology

Diplôme d'ingénieur

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Materials Engineering


Fields of study:Accountancy, Applied Mathematics, Archaeology, Art History, Astronomy and Space Science, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Classical Languages, Comparative Literature, Computer Science, Criminal Law, Earth Sciences, Economics, Education, Educational Sciences, Electronic Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Environmental Studies, European Studies, European Union Law, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, Health Sciences, Heritage Preservation, History, Information Sciences, International Law, International Studies, Labour Law, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Maritime Law, Mechanical Engineering, Modern Languages, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Private Law, Psychology, Public Law, Robotics, Social and Preventive Medicine, Sociology, Sports, Teacher Training, Urban Studies


Fields of study:Applied Mathematics, Astronomy and Space Science, Biotechnology, Civil Engineering, Classical Languages, Cognitive Sciences, Computer Science, Dentistry, Earth Sciences, Economics, Education, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Studies, Geography (Human), Health Sciences, History, Immunology, Information Sciences, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Maritime Law, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Molecular Biology, Neurosciences, Nuclear Physics, Nutrition, Philosophy, Plant Pathology, Private Law, Public Law, Sports, Telecommunications Engineering, Thermal Engineering

Certificat de spécialité

Fields of study:Medicine


Statistics Year:2018-2019


Updated on 08-06-2022