UBO University of Western Brittany Brest

Welcome to UBO
Université de Bretagne Occidentale
Brest | Quimper | Morlaix

facts and figures (april 2018)

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STUDENTS
22,000 students, including :
  • 8.5% international students
  • 330 students in international mobility program
  • 1036 students travel abroad for internships each year

RESEARCH
  • 34 research units
  • 275 research contracts in 2017
  • 161 PhDs awarded in 2017
  • 13 start-ups created since 2003
  • 2 honorary titles: 2 lecturer-researchers at IUF (Institut Universitaire de France)

 

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ACADEMICS

189 diplomas based on the European model (Bachelor's-Master's-PhD)

  • 72 Bachelor's
  • 95 Master's specializations
  • 62 professional degrees
  • 19 technological degrees

18 centres for undergraduate education and research including:

  • 6 faculties (UFRs)
  • 8 schools and institutes
  • 2 engineering schools
  • 1 continuing education centre
  • 1 Observatory for the Sciences of the Universe (OSU)

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STAFF

 2,286 employees, including:

  • 1,329 lecturers
  • 957 support staff (librarians, engineers, administrative staff, technicians, maintenance, service and healthcare workers...)