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
World University Rankings - - - - - - 140 129 122 112 105 108 107

ByField

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agriculture - - - - - - - 120 117 100 117 111
Engineering - - - - - - - - 234 242 277 299
Life Sciences - - - - - 116 100 93 95 88 88 83
Medicine - - - - - 239 225 220 183 174 162 151
Natural Sciences - - - - - 92 81 73 71 61 59 67
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - 196 230 171 232 211
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - 75
Chemical Engineering - - - - - - 233 249 301-350 301-350
Chemistry - - - - - 129 135 154 165 171
Civil Engineering - - - - - - 294 285 301-350 289
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - 148
Computer Science - - - - - - - - 351-400 401-450
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - -
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - 351-400 351-400 351-400
Environment / Ecology - - - - - 136 137 110 123 122
Geosciences - - - - - 69 76 77 77 74
Immunology - - - - - - - - - 36
Materials Science - - - - - - - - 224 239
Mathematics - - - 68 90 93 48 55 52 46
Mechanical Engineering - - - 86 136 129 154 177 178 222
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - 26
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - 130
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - 94
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - 255 256 223 186 169 149 162
Physics - - - - - 72 68 55 46 106
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - 87 84 70 77 72
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - 184
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - -
Space Science - - - - - - - - - 29