University of Western Brittany

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University of Western Brittany
Université de Bretagne Occidentale
Université de Bretagne occidentale (logo).svg
Type Public
President Matthieu Gallou
Students 20,000
Location Brest, Brittany, France
48°23′56″N 4°29′56″W / 48.398889°N 4.498889°W / 48.398889; -4.498889
Website (in French)
University of Western Brittany is located in Brest, France
University of Western Brittany
Location in Brest
Université de Bretagne Occidentale (University of Western Brittany).

The University of Western Brittany (Université de Bretagne Occidentale, UBO) is a French university, located in Brest, in the Academy of Rennes. On a national scale, in terms of graduate employability, the university oscillates between 18th and 53rd out of 69 universities depending on fields of study.[1] Overall, the University is ranked 12th out of 76 universities in France.[2]

Notable alumni[edit]


  1. ^ "Le Parisien (in French)". Retrieved 2011-2012.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  2. ^ "Le Parisien". Retrieved 2011-2012.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)

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Coordinates: 48°23′56″N 4°29′56″W / 48.39889°N 4.49889°W / 48.39889; -4.49889