Université Paris-Sorbonne Abou Dhabi

country rank  18
world rank  7168

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University Overview

Founded in 2006, Université Paris-Sorbonne Abou Dhabi (Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi) is a private higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of Abu Dhabi (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, United Arab Emirates, Université Paris-Sorbonne Abou Dhabi (UPSAD) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université Paris-Sorbonne Abou Dhabi (UPSAD) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name جامعة باريس السوربون- أبوظبي
Name Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi
Acronym UPSAD
Founded 2006
Motto Bridge between Civilisations

University Location

Address PO Box 38044
Abu Dhabi (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
T +971 (2) 656 9330
F +971 (2) 656 9656

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office


Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Université Paris-Sorbonne Abou Dhabi's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education, United Arab Emirates

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Commission for Academic Accreditation CAA

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Université
  • Paris-Sorbonne (Paris 4)
  • Université
  • Paris-Descartes (Paris 5)
  • Université
  • Pierre-et-Marie-Curie (Paris 6)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020