100 Best universities for Aerospace Engineering in France

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Below is a list of best universities in France ranked based on their research performance in Aerospace Engineering. A graph of 28.7M citations received by 1.43M academic papers made by 101 universities in France was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Paris-Sud University

For Aerospace Engineering

#49 in Europe
#179 in the World
Enrollment
31,400
Founded
2014

2. Polytechnic School

For Aerospace Engineering

#74 in Europe
#242 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
2,316
Founded
1794

3. University of Bordeaux

For Aerospace Engineering

#93 in Europe
#289 in the World
Enrollment
54,000
Founded
1441

4. Pierre and Marie Curie University

For Aerospace Engineering

#120 in Europe
#359 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
35,037
Founded
1150

5. University of Aix-Marseilles

For Aerospace Engineering

#125 in Europe
#377 in the World
Enrollment
78,000
Founded
2012

6. Paris Diderot University

For Aerospace Engineering

#166 in Europe
#461 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
25,889
Founded
1970

7. Claude Bernard University Lyon 1

For Aerospace Engineering

#174 in Europe
#487 in the World
Enrollment
38,007
Founded
1809

8. Paul Sabatier University - Toulouse III

For Aerospace Engineering

#175 in Europe
#491 in the World
Enrollment
31,388
Founded
1960

9. University of Poitiers

For Aerospace Engineering

#181 in Europe
#507 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
25,078
Founded
1431

10. Central School of Lyon

For Aerospace Engineering

#182 in Europe
#508 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
1,468
Founded
1857

11. University of Lille

For Aerospace Engineering

#192 in Europe
#528 in the World
Enrollment
80,000
Founded
2018

12. University of Montpellier

For Aerospace Engineering

#214 in Europe
#576 in the World
Enrollment
49,000
Founded
1289

13. Normal Superior School of Lyon

For Aerospace Engineering

#215 in Europe
#577 in the World
Enrollment
2,469
Founded
1987

14. University of Strasbourg

For Aerospace Engineering

#234 in Europe
#627 in the World
Enrollment
50,822
Founded
1621

15. University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis

For Aerospace Engineering

#242 in Europe
#639 in the World
Enrollment
28,333
Founded
1965

17. University of Orleans

For Aerospace Engineering

#246 in Europe
#655 in the World
Acceptance Rate
83%
Enrollment
16,629
Founded
1962

18. Grenoble Alpes University

For Aerospace Engineering

#249 in Europe
#661 in the World
Enrollment
55,000
Founded
1339

19. National Graduate School of Engineering, Paris

For Aerospace Engineering

#251 in Europe
#667 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1783

20. Normal Superior School

For Aerospace Engineering

#255 in Europe
#676 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
2,400
Founded
1794

21. University of Lorraine

For Aerospace Engineering

#264 in Europe
#708 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
60,404
Founded
2012

22. National Advanced School of Engineering

For Aerospace Engineering

#267 in Europe
#712 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1780

23. University of Nantes

For Aerospace Engineering

#294 in Europe
#781 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
37,252
Founded
1460

24. University of Technology of Compiegne

For Aerospace Engineering

#299 in Europe
#801 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
4,400
Founded
1972

25. TELECOM ParisTech

For Aerospace Engineering

#300 in Europe
#805 in the World
Enrollment
2,000
Founded
1878

26. University of Burgundy

For Aerospace Engineering

#302 in Europe
#812 in the World
Enrollment
34,169
Founded
1722

27. Central School of Nantes

For Aerospace Engineering

#303 in Europe
#815 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Enrollment
2,000
Founded
1919

28. Paris Dauphine University

For Aerospace Engineering

#305 in Europe
#822 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
8,681
Founded
1968

29. Normal Superior School of Paris-Saclay

For Aerospace Engineering

#311 in Europe
#830 in the World
Enrollment
1,700
Founded
1912

30. National Institute for Applied Sciences, Lyon

For Aerospace Engineering

#315 in Europe
#837 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,383
Founded
1957

31. Grenoble Institute of Technology

For Aerospace Engineering

#317 in Europe
#843 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
6,000
Founded
1900

32. University of Toulon

For Aerospace Engineering

#330 in Europe
#883 in the World
Enrollment
11,014
Founded
1979

34. University of Rouen Normandie

For Aerospace Engineering

#353 in Europe
#946 in the World
Enrollment
31,500
Founded
1966

35. National School of Civil Aviation

For Aerospace Engineering

#356 in Europe
#958 in the World
Enrollment
3,000
Founded
1949

36. National Institute for Applied Sciences, Rouen

For Aerospace Engineering

#367 in Europe
#977 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1985

37. CentraleSupelec

For Aerospace Engineering

#369 in Europe
#982 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
4,300
Founded
1894

38. University of Pau and Pays de l'Adour

For Aerospace Engineering

#395 in Europe
#1059 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
13,400
Founded
1970

41. National School of Bridges and Roads

For Aerospace Engineering

#414 in Europe
#1156 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Founded
1747

42. University of Picardie Jules Verne

For Aerospace Engineering

#415 in Europe
#1159 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
27,490
Founded
1970

43. National Graduate School for Advanced Technologies

For Aerospace Engineering

#418 in Europe
#1175 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
897
Founded
1970

44. University of Savoy Mont Blanc

For Aerospace Engineering

#423 in Europe
#1189 in the World
Enrollment
14,735
Founded
1979

45. University of Franche-Comte

For Aerospace Engineering

#427 in Europe
#1196 in the World
Enrollment
21,550
Founded
1423

46. Paris Descartes University

For Aerospace Engineering

#429 in Europe
#1203 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,302
Founded
2019

47. National Institute for Applied Sciences, Toulouse

For Aerospace Engineering

#430 in Europe
#1204 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
2,534
Founded
1963

48. University of Limoges

For Aerospace Engineering

#440 in Europe
#1231 in the World
Enrollment
17,658
Founded
1968

49. University of Caen Normandy

For Aerospace Engineering

#447 in Europe
#1243 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
27,465
Founded
1432

50. University of Evry-Val d'Essonne

For Aerospace Engineering

#454 in Europe
#1271 in the World
Enrollment
12,000
Founded
1991

51. University of Rheims Champagne-Ardenne

For Aerospace Engineering

#464 in Europe
#1317 in the World
Enrollment
22,971
Founded
1548

52. National Graduate School of Chemistry, Paris

For Aerospace Engineering

#466 in Europe
#1323 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Founded
1896

53. University of Angers

For Aerospace Engineering

#485 in Europe
#1388 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
25,687
Founded
1971

54. Francois Rabelais University

For Aerospace Engineering

#486 in Europe
#1394 in the World
Enrollment
27,388
Founded
1969

55. University of Western Brittany

For Aerospace Engineering

#497 in Europe
#1464 in the World
Enrollment
22,303
Founded
1461

57. University of La Rochelle

For Aerospace Engineering

#511 in Europe
#1514 in the World
Enrollment
8,691
Founded
1993

59. Jean Monnet University

For Aerospace Engineering

#528 in Europe
#1616 in the World
Enrollment
17,553
Founded
1970

60. University of Le Havre

For Aerospace Engineering

#534 in Europe
#1637 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
7,591
Founded
1984

61. National Institute for Applied Sciences, Rennes

For Aerospace Engineering

#536 in Europe
#1657 in the World
Enrollment
2,073
Founded
1966

62. Upper Alsace University

For Aerospace Engineering

#538 in Europe
#1659 in the World
Enrollment
10,555
Founded
1975

63. Paris Institute of Technology for Life, Food and Environmental Sciences

For Aerospace Engineering

#541 in Europe
#1664 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
2,300
Founded
2007

64. University of Perpignan Via Domitia

For Aerospace Engineering

#542 in Europe
#1666 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
8,730
Founded
1970

65. University of Technology of Troyes

For Aerospace Engineering

#556 in Europe
#1731 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
2,696
Male:Female
77:23
Founded
1994

67. University of Paris 8

For Aerospace Engineering

#560 in Europe
#1751 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
22,023
Founded
1968

69. Paris-Est Creteil Val-de-Marne University

For Aerospace Engineering

#571 in Europe
#1807 in the World
Enrollment
32,779
Founded
1970

70. University of the Littoral Opal Coast

For Aerospace Engineering

#620 in Europe
#2044 in the World
Enrollment
10,381
Founded
1991

73. University of Southern Brittany

For Aerospace Engineering

#630 in Europe
#2103 in the World
Enrollment
9,477
Male:Female
53:47
Founded
1995

74. National Graduate School of Engineering, Caen

For Aerospace Engineering

#656 in Europe
#2223 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1976

75. University of Corsica Pascal Paoli

For Aerospace Engineering

#683 in Europe
#2372 in the World
Enrollment
4,183
Founded
1981

76. Paris West University Nanterre La Defense

For Aerospace Engineering

#684 in Europe
#2373 in the World
Enrollment
31,001
Founded
1964

77. University of Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne

For Aerospace Engineering

#685 in Europe
#2379 in the World
Enrollment
43,700
Founded
1971

78. Artois University

For Aerospace Engineering

#687 in Europe
#2386 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
11,091
Founded
1992

81. Agrocampus Ouest

For Aerospace Engineering

#738 in Europe
#2637 in the World
Enrollment
2,000
Founded
2008

82. Brest National School of Engineering

For Aerospace Engineering

#753 in Europe
#2688 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Founded
1961

83. Paris Institute of Political Studies

For Aerospace Engineering

#758 in Europe
#2719 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1872

87. National Institute for Applied Sciences, Strasbourg

For Aerospace Engineering

#828 in Europe
#3043 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
1,984
Founded
2003

90. New Sorbonne University - Paris III

For Aerospace Engineering

#853 in Europe
#3158 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
16,161
Founded
1971

91. Toulouse Business School

For Aerospace Engineering

#855 in Europe
#3167 in the World
Enrollment
5,600
Founded
1903

92. HEC School of Management

For Aerospace Engineering

#861 in Europe
#3204 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1881

93. ESSEC Business School Paris

For Aerospace Engineering

#867 in Europe
#3247 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Founded
1907

94. University of Rennes 2

For Aerospace Engineering

#869 in Europe
#3249 in the World
Enrollment
23,365
Founded
1969

95. Graduate School of Electrical Engineering

For Aerospace Engineering

#884 in Europe
#3317 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
1,650
Founded
1901

97. University of New Caledonia

For Aerospace Engineering

#907 in Europe
#3438 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
3,115
Founded
1987

98. University of French Polynesia

For Aerospace Engineering

#922 in Europe
#3496 in the World
Enrollment
2,944
Founded
1987

99. University of the French West Indies

For Aerospace Engineering

#947 in Europe
#3620 in the World
Enrollment
9,991
Founded
1850

100. University of Nimes

For Aerospace Engineering

#970 in Europe
#3783 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
5,735
Founded
2007

The best cities to study Aerospace Engineering in France based on the number of universities and their ranks are Orsay, Palaiseau, Bordeaux, and Paris.