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


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unité de recherche

Research units

Research units participate in the mission of knowledge transfer, particularly in relation to the professional world, and by contributing to teaching programs. They are involved in research projects funded by the National Research Agency (ANR) and in numerous research collaboration contracts concluded with companies. The faculty of medecine Sorbonne University  has 12 research centers.

  • MU 75 - Brain and Spinal Cord Institute
  • MU 80 - Vision Institute
  • MRSU 933 - Physiopathology of Genetic Diseases in Children
  • MRSU 938 - Saint Antoine Research Centre
  • MRSU 959 - Immunology Immunopathology Immunotherapy
  • MRSU 974 - Myology Research Centre
  • MRSU 1135 - Centre for Immunology and Infectious Diseases
  • MRSU 1136 - Pierre Louis Institute of Epidemiology and Public Health
  • MRSU 1155 - From Rare Kidney Diseases to Frequent Diseases, Remodelling and Repair
  • MRSU 1158 - Experimental and clinical respiratory neurophysiology
  • MRSU 1166 - Research unit on cardiovascular diseases, metabolism and nutrition
  • MRSU 1269 - Nutrition and obesity: systematic approaches (nutriomics)