Preparing students for the major challenges of the 21st century
Sorbonne University bases its pedagogical and scientific development on its broad range of multidisciplinary research. Its quest is for knowledge and excellence at the highest level.
A comprehensive world-class university
Sorbonne University is one of the most comprehensive university centers in France with expertise in fields ranging from humanities to science, medicine, technology, business and economics.
Recreating the Sorbonne
Sorbonne University, whose campuses are in the heart of Paris, covers all major disciplinary fields and offers new transversal academic and research programs. In 2018, the merger of Paris-Sorbonne and Pierre et Marie Curie universities will transform Sorbonne University into a fully-fledged university with three autonomous faculties: Humanities and Social Sciences, Sciences and Medicine.
Education and Research for the 21st Century
Sorbonne University prepares students for the complexity of tomorrow’s world. By bringing together the best talent in a wide array of disciplines, Sorbonne University offers new transversal academic and research programs and encourages international openness.
In Paris, the countryside, or abroad
The campus is located in the heart of the historic Latin Quarter of Paris and the two others campuses, Compiègne and Fontainebleau are only 40 minutes by train.
Strong international partnerships
In order to consolidate the excellence of its training and research activities, while nurturing a broader vision of the world, Sorbonne University increases international cooperation.