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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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.

Recherche et Innovation


Our Academic Programs

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. 

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Sorbonne University

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 five universities: Charles University in Prague, the University of Warsaw, Heidelberg University, the University of Milan and the University of Copenhagen to create the 4EU+ Alliance.

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

Les Alliances de Sorbonne Université


All publications

Parlez-vous (les) français ?

Par Mathieu Avanzi

Atlas des expressions de nos régions

Galilée à la plage

Par Arnaud Cassan

L'astronomie dans un transat

2e cycle

Second cycle [years 2-6 of medical studies]

Second cycle [years 2-6 of medical studies]

Classes and placements from DFGSM2 to DFASM3 [years 2-6 of medical studies]

Knowledge management process

The knowledge management process for the General Training Diploma in Medical Sciences (DFGSM in French) and the Advanced Training Diploma in Medical Sciences (DFASM in French) can be downloaded as a pdf:

Practical information about the placements

The decree on medical students’ hospital duties dated 24 June 2014 outlines the provisions for placements and for being on-call.


Mélanie Caritey
Head of the Registrar’s Office

Registrar’s office

Christine Legrand
Head of hospital placements

Pr. Alain CARRIÉ

Pr. Jacques BODDAERT

Marie-Christine RENAUD
Project manager to the Dean and Vice-Dean for the Coordination of Studies and Placements

Study at Sorbonne university

We host international students, researchers, academic and administrative staff from our partner univesities. We also accept free mover students for our French taugh diplomas.