- Blaise Pascal University
Blaise Pascal University
Blaise Pascal University has five Faculties (called “U.F.R.”, Unités de Formation et de Recherche); two Schools of Engineering; one University Institute of Technology and one Teacher Training Faculty.
With 1150 Lecturing and Research Staff, the University is well-known for the quality of its teaching and research. It has four Doctoral Schools and thirty-one laboratories and research teams, sixteen of which are associated with the C.N.R.S. (National Centre for Scientific Research) and two with the I.N.R.A. (National Institute for Research in Agronomy).
The university offers its 16,000 students courses (B.A./B.Sc., M.A./M.Sc. to Ph.D. level) in its extensively multidisciplinary fields of the Arts, Languages and the Humanities, Exact and Natural Sciences and Technology, Sports Science and Engineering.
The University also has a long tradition of welcoming foreign students (2160) who come particularly to study in the context of European programmes or under the terms of international co-operation agreements with 270 institutions situated all over the world.
Blaise Pascal University offers international degree courses taught in English. Two of them are Master’s degree recognized by the European Union in the frame of Atlantis and Erasmus Mundus programme.
Schools / Colleges / Departments / Courses / Faculties
- UFR Applied Languages, Business and Communication
- Faculty of Arts, Languages and Humanities
- Faculty Psychology, Social Sciences, Education Sciences
- UFR Sciences and Techniques of Physical and Sports Activities
- UFR Sciences and Technologies
- University Institute of Technology Allier
- Superior School of the Teaching and Education Clermont-Auvergne
- Polytech ‘Clermont-Ferrand
- Higher Institute of Informatics, Modeling and their Ap
It was founded in 1854, as part of Clermont-Ferrand University.
The Blaise Pascal University was created by the division of the University of Clermont-Ferrand in two entities following a 1976 decree.
In 1987 it was named for mathematician, scientist, and philosopher Blaise Pascal, who was born in Clermont.
Mathias Bernard was elected in 2012 as president of the University.
However both Clermont-Ferrand universities have announced their intention to merge. As of 2017, Clermont-Ferrand will again be a single university.
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