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Why choose the University of Bordeaux?

  1. Located in western France, students are only a few hours away from a multitude of Europe’s biggest cities.
  2. Bordeaux is the wine capital of the world.
  3. The university was awarded with the “Initiative of Excellence” in 2011, earning itself 700M€ to support the growth and development of its research.


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Location: Pessac Bourdeaux, France

City Population: 235,891

University Population: 18,700

Climate: It enjoys a temperate maritime climate with hot summers and cool winters but no real extremes of temperature.

Nearest airport: Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport

Website: http://www.u-bordeaux4.fr/


The University of Bordeaux has one of the largest campuses in Europe, located in a picturesqueport city on the Garonne River in south-western France and is ranked one of the top universities in the country. Courses are offered in three departments; social and human scicnes, life and health sciences and science and technology.