The University of Franche-Comté is a pluridisciplinary public French university located in Besançon, Franche-Comté, with decentralized campuses in Belfort, Montbéliard, Vesoul and Lons-le-Saunier.
It is a founding member of the community of universities and institutions University of Burgundy - Franche-Comté, headquartered in Besançon and which federates universities and other higher learning institutes in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region.
With 28 research labs, 667 PhD students and 788 research professors in 2016-2017, the University of Franche-Comté is well represented in the research community. It collaborates with many organizations.
Address 43 Avenue de l'Observatoire, Besançon 25000, France
Coordinates 47°14'52.203" N 5°59'19.268" E