The University of Bordeaux was newly established in 2014 following the merger of three universities. Ranked among the top universities in France for the quality of its academic courses and research, it was awarded the “Initiative of Excellence” by the French government in 2011.

A multidisciplinary education offer

The University of Bordeaux offers 245 Master and 125 Bachelor programs. The four major scientific fields are Science and Technology / Law, Political Science, Economics, Management / Life and Health Sciences / Social and Human Sciences.

Approximately 12% of students at the University of Bordeaux are international. The university has developed a wide range of international study programs that are taught in English (or other languages) and that offer students the possibility of studying abroad and/or completing joint or double degrees. A leading university in France for participation in the Erasmus Mundus program, the University of Bordeaux offers 9 EU-labelled study programs.

A leading international research university

Research is organized around three departments: Science and Technology / Life and Health Sciences / Social Sciences and Humanities.

Eight doctoral schools ensure support and guidance for Ph.D. students. The research departments group together 70 research laboratories that are under joint supervision with national research organizations.

Clusters of excellence

One of the main priorities of the University of Bordeaux is to promote the development of thematic clusters of excellence for research, training and knowledge transfer in the following fields: neuroscience, medical imaging, environment/climate, advanced materials, archaeology, lasers/optics, digital certification, health and society, and cardiology.

Programs taught in:
  • English (US)
  • French

This school also offers:

MSc

University of Bordeaux

This international Master program provides training that develops a broad understanding of fundamental bases and emergent areas in the field of cancer, from basic cell an ... [+]

This international Master program provides training that develops a broad understanding of fundamental bases and emergent areas in the field of cancer, from basic cell and molecular biology of cancer to translational and clinical research.

Program factsheet Program duration: 2 years (120 ECTS). Level: Master of Science. Tuition fees: Annual registration fees for all selected applicants are calculated according to the rules and regulations of the University of Bordeaux. Tuition fees are 243€ per year. Admission requirements: Bachelor degree or 180 ECTS equivalent in Biology or relevant Life Sciences field. Language requirements: Candidates should be proficient in English. A certificate must be provided proving a minimum of English B1 level according to the “Common European Framework of Reference for Languages” grid (European Union and Council of Europe). Academic cooperation: Students may have the opportunity to carry out their internship with the following universities: Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre (Brazil), McGill University (Canada), University of Arizona (USA), University of Leiden (the Netherlands), University of Lisbon (Portugal), University of Missouri (USA), University of Saragossa (Spain). Program outline ... [-]
France Bordeaux
September 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University of Bordeaux

This international Erasmus Mundus Master program offers a unique interdisciplinary and integrated training approach to normal brain functions and diseases. ... [+]

This international Erasmus Mundus Master program offers a unique interdisciplinary and integrated training approach to normal brain functions and diseases.

Program factsheet Academic cooperation: Université Laval (Canada), University of Bordeaux (France), UMG Universitätsmedizin Göttingen Charité (Germany), Universitätsmedizin Berlin (Germany), Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (Netherlands). Associated members: Janssen Pharmaceuticals; Sartorius Stedim Biotech SA; Roche Pharma; Flying Health; Innoki; Caterna; Otto Bock; Biotronik; Osmunda; Sanofi; Scriptorium Consulting; Canadian Neuroimaging Platform (supported by Brain Canada, a national funding agency); Berlin Institute of Health; SPARK Berlin. Admission requirements: Hold a Bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS) or a qualification in natural sciences. Solid basic knowledge in general cell biology, as well as the basics of chemistry and biochemistry, physics and math are required. Excellent proficiency in English. Program duration: 2 years (120 ECTS). Language requirements: Candidates who completed their education in Canada, the USA, UK, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa or Australia do not need to provide an English certificate. All other applicants (incl. candidates who hold a Bachelor or Master degree taught in English) need to provide evidence of their English language skills with any one of the following test scores. IELTS: 6.5 (no score below 6), Paper-based TOEFL: 580, Computer-based TOEFL: 237, Internet-based TOEFL: 92, Certificate of Advanced English: B/C, Certificate of Proficiency in English: B/C. Level: Double/multiple MSc in Neuroscience. A Neurasmus joint diploma supplement is additionally awarded by the consortium. Tuition fees: Available scholarships: Erasmus Mundus student scholarships. Self-funded program country students*: 2,250€ per semester (9,000€ for the 2 year-program). Self-funded partner country... [-]
France Bordeaux
September 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus

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