The University of Poitiers has the status of a higher education institution in France with traditional education criteria. The state ownership of the University of Poitiers (UP) allows the university to be more competitive in the educational market. This university has a very long history, since the training of students began in the deep Middle Ages, namely, in 1432 academic activities began. Urban campus located in the vicinity of the city of Poitiers.
According to the French national scale, the academic ranking of the University of Poitiers now ranks 36th in this list of the best French educational institutions. The University of Poitiers is constantly ranked among the most elite universities in the world, being in the first 5 percent of the ranking, and 901 are in the international list of the most prestigious educational institutions on the planet, emphasizing the educational potential of the university.
The reputation earned over the centuries has been entrenched for UP graduates among employers. A diploma from such a University of Poitiers provides highly paid employment.