Why choose the University of Bordeaux?
- Located in western France, 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.
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
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.