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Leonardo da Vinci consolidated University (Université confédérale Léonard de Vinci) is the association of universities and higher education institutions (ComUE)[1] for institutions of higher education and research in the French regions of Centre-Val de Loire and part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

The university was created as a ComUE according to the 2013 Law on Higher Education and Research (France), effective 13 July 2015.[2] Its creation effected a merger between the previously organized associations Centre-Val de Loire University and Limousin Poitou-Charentes Association of Universities.[3]


The ComUE brings together the following institutions:[2]


  1. ^ "Principal establishments of higher education". French Ministry of Higher Education and Research. Retrieved 24 July 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Decree 2015-857 of 13 July 2015 on the statutes for the ComUE " Université confédérale Léonard de Vinci "". Retrieved 27 July 2015.
  3. ^ "University regroupings of the Grand-Ouest". Retrieved 9 August 2015.