About UP

University of Poitiers (UP) — public non-profit university. It is located in Poitiers, France. UP was founded in 1431, which makes it one of the oldest institutions in the country. UP is a part of European University Association (EUA), Coimbra Group, International Research Universities Network (IRUN).

The university is one of the top-1190 universities in the world.

UP conducts scientific activity in several areas. More information can be found on the official site.

Poitiers, France
Establishment year
International students
Rating QS 2023

UP tuition fees

At UP, the academic calendar is divided into two semesters. However, tuition fees are calculated per year. Students of UP pay from 202 USD per year for French programs (B2 level). English programs are about twice as expensive. On the official website of the university, you will find all the relevant information about tuition fees and scholarships.

In addition to the cost of education, it is necessary to pay attention to additional costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses.

Academic calendar
1,073 USD/year
202 USD/year
1,073 USD/year
272 USD/year

Bachelor degree at UP

Students are accepted to bachelor's programs at UP based on the results of entrance exams.

UP campus

The university campus is located in Poitiers. The school has a library where students can do their homework or just relax. UP regularly invites foreign students to participate in exchange programs. For locals, this is a unique opportunity to get in touch with the cultures of other countries, meet representatives of different nationalities and make friends around the world.


What to do after graduation

It is possible to stay in France for an additional 18 months after graduation. To do this, you need to apply for a graduate visa, which allows you to work without providing an offer from an employer. Look for more immigration options in our article.

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