The University of Bordeaux has one of the largest campuses in Europe, located in a picturesque port 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 sciences, life and health sciences and science and technology.
Location: Pessac Bourdeaux, France
City Population: 235,891
University Population: 18,700r
Climate: It enjoys a temperate maritime climate with hot summers and cool winters but no real extremes of temperature.
Nearest airport: Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport
Why choose the University of Bordeaux?
- Located in the heart of Southern Europe, students are only a few hours away from a multitude of Europe’s biggest cities.
- Bordeaux is the wine capital of the world
- The university was awarded with the “Initiative of Excellence” in 2011, earning itself 700M€ to support the growth and development of its research