University of Rennes 1

101-150 th
Young University Rankings 2017
501—600 th
World University Rankings 2017
2, rue du Thabor CS 46510, 35065 Rennes, Rennes Cedex, France

University of Rennes 1

More about University of Rennes 1

The University of Rennes 1 has been in existence since 1970, but its heritage stems back to the days of the Breton university founded in 1461. In Rennes, the university is split into three major campuses. It also has several departments outside of Rennes, in Brittany. The university currently welcomes about 20,000 students, plus more than 2,500 in continuing education, all surrounded by 1,800 teachers and full-time researchers and about 1,500 administrative and technical staff. The university specialises in three main scientific areas: science, technology, engineering and health (STS); law, politics, economics, management and administration sciences (SJPEG); and social and human sciences (SHS).

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Key statistics

  • 26,171
    Number of Students
  • 29.8
    Student to Staff Ratio
  • 14%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 51 : 49
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
Collected during World University Rankings on 28th Sep 2016

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2, rue du Thabor CS 46510
35065 Rennes
Rennes Cedex