Le Mans Université

Le Mans Université

Top reasons to study here

  • Personalized mentoring in a medium-sized, humanized environment.
  • Diverse programs, state-of-the-art research.
  • Innovative teaching methods.



Le Mans Université is a multidisciplinary institution founded in 1977. As a key socio-economic and educational player in the Grand Ouest region, it is situated on two campuses 80 kms apart, one in Le Mans and the other in Laval. The University offers a wide range of Labor-marketed oriented programs open to everyone.


With 17 Undergraduate programs, 38 Master's Programs, 2 Engineering programs, 8 Doctoral schools (Bac + 6 to Bac + 8), and a wide range of professional programs (University Diplomas, Bachelor’s degrees for professionals...), our University offers diverse programs open to anyone. These programs have access to nationally and internationally renowned research laboratories.


  • 360 research professors, 28 researchers from the CNRS, 8 Doctoral Schools, 265PhD students
  • 15 research laboratories, some of them are nationally and internationally known


Thanks to the variety of degrees offered at the University and action taken by the Office of Assistance for Occupational Integration (BAIP – Bureau d'Aide à l'insertion Professionnelle), opportunities for internships and employment are offered with local socio-economic partners of the University. Numerous national and International enterprises have confidence in the University and its students, including Airbus, Mutuelles du Mans Assurances, Dassault, and Areva.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2021

GSSA 2021

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Student services

Just ask anyone: Life is good at Le Mans Université! Students have access to different kind of structures which guarantee their sucess in a good learning environment: a modern library, a computer and technology center, cultural service and leisure, a student life center (EVE), and a student health center.

Housing services

If you come as an exchange student, Le Mans Université and its International Relations Office will give you all information you need to make your arrival easier. Our team of students tutors, recruited by our International Relations Office, will be at your disposal to help you with all these administrative procedures.

Student Life

Student clubs

With 200 events each year hosted on its two campuses (colloquiums, conferences, special studies...) uniting teachers, researchers, students and the general public, Le Mans Université is a center for intellectual exchanges and knowledge sharing. The vitality of the numerous student associations contributes greatly to the dynamics of intellectual and cultural life on campus.

Student Reviews

Very well recommended
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

The teachers are very knowledgeable, the program is very interesting and it provides the tools necessary to get inserted into the industry. Moreover, having staff actively involved in research and industry, as well as great access to equipment and diverse seminars is a great plus.

Best educational program about Electroacoustics
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

The best educational program you can find about Electroacoustics. Course materials are very complete and the teachers explanations are always very clear . Plus, you have the occasion to design and manufacture your own project with the help of university technicians, fablab, which is a unique way to transfer your knowledge into a practical application. I strongly recommend...

IMDEA, the Master's Degree for sound lovers
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

IMDEA's program is probably a must have for every young people wishing to get their dream job in audio industry! You'll find good equipments, a wide network gattering audio professional from bigest loudspeaker system companies in existance, some of best reseachers in Acoustic and Electro-Acoustic field across the world and many student also passionate by sound and...

Le Mans, Pays de la Loire, France


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