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 846K citations received by 33.5K publications made by 15 universities in Pays de la Loire, measured the popularity of 64 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database to calculate the non-academic prominence.

#1 in Pays de la Loire
#15 in France
#249 in Europe
Enrollment
36,948
Founded
1460
#2 in Pays de la Loire
#30 in France
#396 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
24,456
Founded
1971
#3 in Pays de la Loire
#65 in France
#621 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1919
#4 in Pays de la Loire
#70 in France
#658 in Europe
Enrollment
12,424
Founded
1977
#5 in Pays de la Loire
#107 in France
#889 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1900
#6 in Pays de la Loire
#114 in France
#974 in Europe
Enrollment
11,400
Founded
1875
#7 in Pays de la Loire
#139 in France
#1233 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
1,800
Founded
2017
#8 in Pays de la Loire
#148 in France
#1323 in Europe
Enrollment
6,000
Founded
1909
#9 in Pays de la Loire
#154 in France
#1446 in Europe
Enrollment
1,100
Founded
1974
#11 in Pays de la Loire
#165 in France
#1613 in Europe
Enrollment
450
Founded
1987
#12 in Pays de la Loire
#184 in France
#1873 in Europe
Founded
1898
#13 in Pays de la Loire
#187 in France
#1899 in Europe
Founded
1956
#14 in Pays de la Loire
#196 in France
#1983 in Europe
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
1,350
Founded
1988
#15 in Pays de la Loire
#208 in France
#2168 in Europe
Founded
1934

Closest to Pays de la Loire states

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni France Flag rank
Brittany 15 37
Centre-Val de Loire 4 22
Normandy 10 20
Ile-de-France 65 1
Nouvelle-Aquitaine 14 4
Hauts-de-France 20 13
Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes 27 7
Occitanie 24 6
Bourgogne-Franche-Comte 6 18
Grand Est 11 12
Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur 7 3
Corsica 1 90
Guadeloupe 1 108
French Guiana 1 161
Reunion 1 57
French Polynesia 1 123
New Caledonia 1 136