List of 15 best universities in Pays de la Loire

We ranked 15 best universities in Pays de la Loire based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 911K citations received by 37.9K publications made by 15 universities in Pays de la Loire, measured the popularity of 51 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. University of Nantes logo
    Enrollment
    36,948
    Founded
    1460
  2. University of Angers logo
    Enrollment
    22,887
    Founded
    1971
  3. University of Maine - France logo
    Enrollment
    10,117
    Founded
    1977
  4. Central School of Nantes logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1919
  5. Audencia Nantes School of Management logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1900
  6. IMT Atlantique logo
    Acceptance Rate
    9%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2017
  7. Catholic University of the West logo
    Enrollment
    11,400
    Founded
    1875
  8. Graduate School of Electronics of the West logo
    Founded
    1956
  9. National School of Engineering in Agricultural and Food Industries logo
    Enrollment
    1,100
    Founded
    1974
  10. Angers Graduate School of Business logo
    Enrollment
    6,000
    Founded
    1909
  11. Nantes Atlantique School of Design logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    1,465
    Founded
    1988
  12. Graduate School of Bois logo
    Founded
    1934
  13. Esaip Graduate School of Engineering logo
    Enrollment
    450
    Founded
    1987