Angers University

3.7 out of 5 (29 ratings / 24 reviews) Angers, France
The University of Angers today has grown to include three campuses in Angers (Belle-Beille, St Serge, and Santé), and branches in the nearby towns of Cholet and Saumur. Of its enrolment of roughly 20,000, 11% are international students.

Master's Programmes



The University of Angers harks back to a very long history of universities in the city.By 1080, the “Studium” or the School of Angers was already a renowned scholarly institution. It received the title “university” in 1356, and in 1364, Charles V granted the university its autonomy and privileges.


The University structures its research around 5 centres:

  • health sciences
  • plant sciences
  • materials science
  • mathematics and sciences and information technology
  • humanities and social sciences,
  • law, economics and management.

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Housing services

As an exchange student you can benefit from a room in a University hall of residence. All rooms requested are subject to availability. Allocation is generally on a first-come, first-served basis.

Library services

On December 1 the Library of the University of Angers (BUA) was awarded an “innovation prize” by the professional magazine “Livres Hebdo”. Besides the many initiatives successfully achieved by the BUA since 2008, this prize awarded “Bibcamp 2011”, an informal meeting between libraries organized by the BUA.

Medical services

You must bring your European Health Insurance Card (EHIC). If the dates indicated on the EHIC do not cover the entire stay in France, your registration to the French Social Security is compulsory.If you go to the doctor’s, you must pay directly the GP consultation and the medicines.

Student Life

Sports facilities

The University of Angers has greatly expanded its physical training, sports and artistic activities.A climbing wall, two gymnasiums and three specialised rooms for dance, physical training and martial arts are available to students who wish to practise these activities as part of their study programme (optional instructional units).They can also participate in tournaments and competitions sponsored by the university sports federation.

Student Reviews

Hard but not impossible
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I am in a triple masters degree program that includes university of macerata, Italy with the major of international markets,university of Angers, France with masters of finance and law, and the last semester is in poland international finance and economics. Till now I am doing very good.

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Good 3 years spent at Angers University, amazing guidance and help for international students

DETECTIVE is my field and am ready to go for that
Anonymous rated 1 out of 5 stars

My overall experience at NOUN has been amazing, I just cant describe how friendly everyone is here, and how amazing all the lecturers are. NOUN is an amazing university to be, aswell as being able to study well with the help of lectures and also being able to get to know everyone very easily as it's a small university were you can get to know everyone really well.

Angers, Pays de la Loire, France


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