Paris-Saclay University

=178 th
World University Rankings 2021
22 nd
Young University Rankings 2021
Espace Technologique, Bat. Discovery - RD 128 - 2e é, Saint-Aubin, 91190, France

About Paris-Saclay University

Paris-Saclay University is a public research university with sites in Paris, Orsay, Évery and Versailles in France.

The university brings together four component institutions: CentraleSupélec, AgroParisTech, Ecole Normale Supérieure Paris-Saclay and the Institut d'Optique Graduate School, with two associate institutions: Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines (UVSQ) and Université Evry Val d'Essonne (UEVE). The institutions collaborate across a range of research and innovation projects. Each member institution is independent but shares a significant portion of existing and newly invested resources.

Courses at Paris-Saclay University are predominantly taught in French, but there are a number of classes taught in English, with the most English-speaking course options existing at the postgraduate level.

The university consists of five faculties in sciences, medicine, pharmacy, law-economics-management and sports sciences, and engineering. There are three technical institutes specialising in scientific and technical subjects in Cachan, Orsay, Sceaux and an undergraduate university school. With 10 Field Medallists to its name, the university is particularly renowned for mathematics.

Bringing together more than 300 research units, doctoral programmes on offer span the subjects of chemistry, electrical engineering, mathematics, mechanics, physics, life sciences, the humanities and IT.

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  • 14.6
    No. of students per staff
  • 16%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 55 : 45
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 28,618
    Number of FTE Students
Based on data collected for the (1) 2021 World University Rankings

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