Angers Campus

A campus specialised in horticulture and landscaping

Angers Campus has been based for 40 years in the heart of a territory with a long horticultural tradition, which has now become one of European’s leading horticultural and seed production areas.

The close relationships between stakeholders from the economic, research and educational sectors, and the regularity and consistency of the activities of the regional authorities, over the course of two decades, has brought Angers recognition for its impressive plant cluster, accredited as a competitive cluster of global reach, VEGEPOLYS VALLEY.

Teaching and research areas

  • Horticultural industry economics and landscape economics
  • Horticulture, plants and seeds
  • Plant pathology
  • Landscaping and environment


Accreditation for 4 doctoral schools:

Materials, equipment and resources

  • Grounds for teaching and experimental purposes (greenhouses and gardens for applied use)
  • Lecture halls (available for hire)

Partners of the plant campus

L'Institut Agro Rennes-Angers
2 rue André Le Nôtre
F-49045 Angers cedex 01
tel. : +33 2 41 22 54 54
> access map and campus map

Campus Director: Dominique Vollet, deputy director

All about Angers

A city of art and history renowned for its quality of life
Historic capital of Anjou, gateway to the Loire Valley, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2000
Population: 152,000
38,000 students per year
1 hour 30 mins from Atlantic coast, 40 mins from Nantes, 1 hour 30 mins from Paris by TGV
Angers city council:
Angers Urban Community: