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Sorbonne University promotes excellence at the core of each of its disciplines and develops numerous interdisciplinary programs capable of meeting the major challenges of the 21st century.

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Parismus is the international student association of Sorbonne University


Parismus is the international student association of Sorbonne University.

Bringing together 10 institutions that offer studies in literature, medicine, science, engineering, technology and management, our alliance fosters a global approach to teaching and research, promoting access to knowledge for all.

Alliance 4EU+

The 4EU+ Alliance

In a changing world, Sorbonne University has joined forces with six universities: Charles University in Prague, the University of Warsaw, Heidelberg University, the University of Milan, the University of Geneva and the University of Copenhagen to create the 4EU+ Alliance.

With an innovative model of the European university, seven large research-intensive universities are working together to respond to the educational and research challenges facing Europe today.

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How to get prepared for the new academic year 2023-2024

Discover our step-by-step guide to get ready for the start of the new academic year. Learn everything there is to know from the application process to the beginning of the first term.

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The Faculty of Medicine teaches the 3 cycles of medical studies: from PASS (integrated into the faculty) to the 3rd cycle including DES, DESC, DU and DIU. The lessons are given mainly on two sites: Pitié-Salpêtrière and Saint-Antoine. The faculty also provides paramedical education: speech therapy, psychomotricity and orthoptics. The Saint-Antoine site includes a midwifery school.

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One of our riches is the diversity of students and their backgrounds. Sorbonne University is committed to the success of each of its students and offers them a wide range of training as well as support adapted to their profile and their project.

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One of our riches is the diversity of students and their backgrounds. Sorbonne University is committed to the success of each of its students.

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Master’s Degree in Marine Biological Resources (IMBRSea)

  • Course duration: two years
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Course locations: Sorbonne University (Paris, France), Europe

Programme Overview

IMBRSea is an Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s programme* organised by eleven European universities in the field of marine sciences. The programme builds upon the strengths of the previous International Master of Science in Marine Biodiversity and Conservation (EMBC+) and is supported by the European Marine Biological Resource Centre (EMBRC). It prepares students for the rapidly evolving demands of the blue bio-economy, as well as research in the sustainable use of marine biological resources.

Participating academic institutions:

  • Sorbonne University (France)
  • Ghent University (Belgium)                                                         
  • University of Algarve (Portugal)
  • University of Oviedo (Spain)
  • Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (Ireland)
  • University of the Basque Country (Spain)
  • Marche Polytechnic University (Italy)
  • University of Bergen (Norway)
  • University of Western Brittany (France)    
  • University of Côte d’Azur (France)   
  • University of Gothenburg (Sweden)  

* Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s programmes are high-level integrated study programmes at the graduate level, designed and delivered by an international partnership of academic institutions from different countries worldwide.

Programme Outline

IMBRSea is a two-year master’s degree (120 ECTS):

  • Year 1= M1
  • Year 2= M2

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Entry Requirements & Admissions

Benefits from attending the programme

  • Each student has their own unique experience, with the opportunity to attend a different institution each semester. During the two years of the programme, students can travel to and stay in up to 8 different countries.
  • Courses were designed taking into account the labour market for marine biologists in Europe, with the chance to gain insight into the inner workings of the market during the internship as part of the study programme.


Graduate Department of Marine Sciences
Faculty of Science & Engineering, Sorbonne University