University of Rouen

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Université de Rouen
University of Rouen
founding 1966
Sponsorship state
place Rouen FranceFranceFrance 
President Joël Alexandre

The University of Rouen ( French : Université de Rouen ) is a state university in the northern French port city of Rouen in the Seine-Maritime department with around 24,300 students. It employs around 3,600 civil servants and employees, including 1,371 university professors.

The university dates back to a Collège de Médecine from 1605, and various faculties were attached to it between 1841 and 1968. In 1966 the college became a state university after a spin-off from Caen University . The IUT de Rouen was founded in the same year, making it one of the oldest in France. The faculties of psychology and law followed in 1968. In 1999 the significantly expanded medical-pharmaceutical campus in Martainville was inaugurated and in 2010 it was expanded again. CESAR Rouen is working towards increasing integration with other educational institutions based in Rouen.

Today it consists of the six faculties ( Unité de formation et de recherche , UFR)

  • UFR Lettres et Sciences Humaines (Mont Saint Aignan campus)
  • UFR Sciences de l'Homme et de la Société (Mont Saint Aignan campus)
  • UFR Droit, Sciences Économiques et Gestion (Campus Rouen Pasteur )
  • UFR Médecine et Pharmacie (Campus Rouen Martainville )
  • UFR Sciences et Techniques (Campus Saint Etienne du Rouvray Le Madrillet )
  • UFR Sciences du Sport et Education Physique (Campus Mont Saint Aignan)

furthermore from the four institutes

and six écoles doctorales .

The president ( rector ) of the university has been Professor Cafer Özkul since 2007.


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Individual evidence

  2. As of 2009: 24201 students, Michel Quéré, Repères et références statistiques sur les enseignements, la formation et la recherche, Édition 2010, Imprimerie moderne de l'Est, p. 173
  3. ^ Anne Bidois, L'Université à Rouen, no 28, collection histoire (s) d'agglo, Agglomération de Rouen, 2006 ( ISBN 2-913914-69-1 )