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Information for International Students

Are you a current or prospective international student? 

Whether studying on exchange or seeking a full degree at Sorbonne University, access essential contact information, resources for learning French and a glimpse into student life. 


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In Arts and Humanities, Medicine, and Science and Engineering

Choosing Sorbonne University means joining a world-renowned higher education and research institution. By joining our community of 55,000 students and 360,000 alumni worldwide, you'll be giving your all to a rigorous academic program and receiving the best in multidisciplinary teaching. 

Research and Innovation

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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Participate in the great adventure of learning, succeed in high-level studies and prepare to create the future.

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 seven universities: Charles University in Prague, the University of Warsaw, Heidelberg University, the University of Milan, the University of Geneva, Paris Pantheon-Assas University and the University of Copenhagen to create the 4EU+ Alliance.

With an innovative model of the European university, eight 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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Artisans Abroad

Par Fabrice Bensimon

British Migrant Workers in Industrialising Europe, 1815-1870


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Health Sciences

The Faculty of Health Sciences 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.

Associative life

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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Collaborating with the economic world and with other scientific fields through a wide range of interactions

Our teams collaborate with experts from the economic world and from other scientific fields, resulting in a wide range of interactions with: physics and astrophysics, theoretical mechanics and chemistry, information and data sciences, artificial intelligence, finance and insurance, medicine and life sciences, the human and social sciences.

Home to one of the world's largest and most renowned centres for training and research in pure and applied mathematics, our institution hosts over 800 associate members and over 275 doctoral students in three joint research units associated with the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) and the University of Paris.

Since 2007, these research units have also been part of the Fondation Sciences Mathématiques de Paris, a network of excellence founded by Parisian universities and research institutions. It covers all 19 subject areas listed by the International Congress of Mathematicians, ranging from the most fundamental mathematics to their applications:

>> logic and foundations, algebra,number theory, algebraic and complex geometries, geometry, topology, Lie theories and generalisations, the analysis and algebras of operators, dynamic systems and ordinary differential equations, partial differential equations, mathematical physics, probability and statistics, combinatorial and mathematical aspects of computer science, digital analysis and scientific calculation, control theory and optimisation, mathematics in science and technology, the teaching and popularisation of mathematics, and the history of mathematics.

Our research activities in mathematics and its applications benefit from support of the labex FSMP and the SUMMIT technological development centre.


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Institut de mathématiques de Jussieu - Paris Rive Gauche

Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions

Laboratoire de biologie computationnelle et quantitative

Laboratoire de probabilités, statistique et modélisation

Unité de modélisation mathématiques et informatique des systèmes complexes