Sorbonne Universités


Sorbonne Universités is a group of eleven member institutions that are all recognized for their excellence in complementary fields. Together, these institutions form one of the most comprehensive university centers in France, a modern successor to the historic Sorbonne. This university cluster provides higher education and pursues research in the humanities, the sciences, medicine, technology, business, and economics. By bringing together the best talent in a wide array of disciplines, Sorbonne Universités offers new transversal academic and research programs.

Members Institution

Key Figures

  • 58,000 students, of whom
  • 10,000 are international students
  • 5200 doctoral candidates
  • 7700 professor-researchers in 200 laboratories
  • More than 50 researchers have received European Research Council grants
  • 45 industry-sponsored research chairs