Université Paris Descartes

country rank  13
world rank  689

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University Overview

Founded in 1971, Université Paris Descartes (Paris Descartes University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the metropolis of Paris (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Ile-de-France. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur, de la Recherche et de l'Innovation, France (Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation, France), Université Paris Descartes (UP5) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université Paris Descartes (UP5) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 48 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Paris Descartes University
Acronym UP5
Founded 1971
Motto Des Sciences de l’Homme et de la Santé
Of Humanities and Health

University Location

Address 12 Rue de l'Ecole de Médecine
Paris (population range: over 5,000,000)
75270 Ile-de-France
France
T +33 (0)1 40 46 16 16
F +33 (0)1 40 46 16 15

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
International
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office 12 Rue de l'école de Médecine
Paris 75270
+33 (0)1 40 46 17 50

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Université Paris Descartes's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Université
  • Sorbonne Paris Cité
  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure

Not available; please submit a list of official first level academic divisions such as faculties, departments etc.


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019