About Aix-Marseille University:

Aix-Marseille University (AMU) is a public research university located in Provence, southern France. It was founded in 1409 when Louis II of Anjou, Count of Provence, petitioned the Pisan Antipope Alexander Vto create the University of Provence. The university as it is today was formed by the merger of the University of Provence, the University of the Mediterranean and Paul Cézanne University. The merger became effective on 1 January 2012. The university is organized around five main campuses situated in Aix-en-Provence and Marseille. The university, with its wide range of general and vocational courses including 600 degree courses, offers teaching in fields as varied as the Arts, Social Sciences, Health, Sport and Economics, Law and Political Sciences, Applied Economics and Management, and Exact Sciences such as Mathematics, Data-processing, Physical Sciences, Astrophysical Sciences, Chemistry and Biology. Its 132 recognized research units and 21 faculties make it a centre of international excellence in social and natural sciences.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
World University Rankings - - - - - - 140 129 122 112 105 108 107 117 120

By Fields

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agriculture - - - - - - - 120 117 100 117 111 125 141
Engineering - - - - - - - - 234 242 277 299 301-350 401-450
Life Sciences - - - - - 116 100 93 95 88 88 83 88 79
Medicine - - - - - 239 225 220 183 174 162 151 144 144
Natural Sciences - - - - - 92 81 73 71 61 59 67 81 84
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - - - 351-400

By Subjects

Subject 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 196 230 171 232 211 217 235
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - 75 74 101
Chemistry - - - - 129 135 154 165 171 178 199
Chemical Engineering - - - - - 233 249 301-350 301-350 401-450 -
Civil Engineering - - - - - 294 285 301-350 289 228 -
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - 148 153 159
Computer Science - - - - - - - 351-400 401-450 451-500 451-500
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - - -
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - 351-400 351-400 351-400 401-450 451-500
Environment / Ecology - - - - 136 137 110 123 122 141 143
Geosciences - - - - 69 76 77 77 74 85 100
Immunology - - - - - - - - 36 44 27
Materials Science - - - - - - - 224 239 253 301-350
Mathematics - - 68 90 93 48 55 52 46 80 99
Mechanical Engineering - - 86 136 129 154 177 178 222 242 272
Microbiology - - - - - - - - 26 29 20
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - 130 118 136
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - 94 111 108
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - 255 256 223 186 169 149 162 159 61
Physics - - - - 72 68 55 46 106 107 114
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 87 84 70 77 72 70 84
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - 184 210 264
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - - 301-350
Space Science - - - - - - - - 29 34 29
Energy Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -
Environmental Science & Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 219
Biomedical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - -