The American University of Paris

country rank  90
world rank  3290

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University Overview

Founded in 1962, The American University of Paris is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Paris (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Ile-de-France. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, The American University of Paris (AUP) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The American University of Paris (AUP) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 57 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this French higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym AUP
Founded 1962
Motto At Home in the World
Colours Red, blue and black

University Location

Address 5, Boulevard de la Tour-Maubourg
Paris (population range: over 5,000,000)
75007 Ile-de-France
France
T +33 (0)1 40 62 06 00
F +33 (0)1 47 05 34 32

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 5, Boulevard de la Tour-Maubourg
Paris 75007
+33 (0)1 40 62 07 20

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to The American University of Paris's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation

1962


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Delaware State Board of Education DSBE
  • French Ministry of Education

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council of International Schools (CIS)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Wednesday, 11 September 2019