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Université du Maine

Le Mans, France

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Located on the confluence of the Huisne and Sarthe rivers, Le Mans is a city inhabited since 5,000 BCE. Medieval cathedrals, Roman baths and ancient fortresses are common sights among Le Mans’ winding streets. Located just 10 minutes from the center of Le Mans, the Arche de la Nature offers visitors over 1,000 acres of unspoiled nature. Le Mans’ also plays host to the Formula 1 French Grand Prix and the grueling 24 Hours of Le Mans. 

The Université du Maine was founded in 1977 and enrolls over 10,000 students on two campuses. Its six (6) schools and institutes offer over 50 undergraduate programs and nearly as many Master’s and PhD programs.

Terms Available:

  • Fall Semester
  • Spring Semester
  • Academic Year
  • Summer

Language of Instruction:

  • French

Language Proficiency Requirement:

Students should have a minimum of two years of university-level of French language.

Subjects Available:

  • Biology & Life Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • French Language
  • Geography
  • History
  • Management
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Course Search: 

Université du Maine does not have online course information.  The files attached below are examples of courses offered in the labeled disciplines/departments; information is in French.  Students seeking equivalencies may inquire for more up-to-date information.

Faculty of Letters, Languages and Humanities (French)


  • Residence Hall
  • Private Accommodation

Estimated Total Costs:

Estimated Costs – Le Mans

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