University of Angers

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French university located in Angers, France. Created in 1971

About University of Angers

According to Wikipedia, The University of Angers is a public university in western France, with campuses in Angers, Cholet, and Saumur. It forms part of the Angers-Le Mans University Community. History The University of Angers was initially established during the 11th century as the School of Angers. It became known as the University of Angers in 1337 and was the fifth largest university in France at the time. The university existed until 1793 when all universities in France were closed. Nearly 2 centuries later, the university was reestablished in 1971 after a regrouping of several preexisting higher education establishments. It would go on to add additional campuses in Cholet and Saumur in 1987 and 2004, respectively. Today, the University of Angers counts more than 25,000 students across all campuses.

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What Is University of Angers Known For?

University of Angers is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Angers's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Angers's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Angers's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Mathematics, Biology, and Physics. Here are some of University of Angers's most famous alumni:

Christiaan Huygens
Christiaan Huygens
A Dutch mathematician, physicist and astronomer .
Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon
Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon
A French natural historian .
Denis Papin
Denis Papin
A French physicist, mathematician and inventor.
Guillaume, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg
Guillaume, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg
A Heir apparent to the crown of Luxembourg.
Johann Friedrich Gronovius
Johann Friedrich Gronovius
A German-Dutch classical scholar, professor of Greek and history and librarian in Leiden , owner/creator of the album amicorum of Johannes Fredericus Gronovius.
Jacques Banchereau
A Researcher.
Denis Mukwege
Denis Mukwege
A Congolese gynecologist and Nobel Peace Prize laureate.
Kilien Stengel
A French chef.
François Bréda
François Bréda
A Hungarian academic .
Roselyne Bachelot
A French politician.
Pierre Auger
A French bio-mathematician.
Louis de La Forge
A Philosopher.

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