A New Institution of Knowledge

Sorbonne University is a multidisciplinary and research-intensive university with world-famous origins.

Continuing the humanist tradition of the Sorbonne, it is devoted to meeting the scientific challenges of the 21st century and spreading the knowledge created in its laboratories by its research teams and transmitted to its students and to society as a whole. Sorbonne University’s three faculties in humanities, medicine and science each with the wide-ranging autonomy necessary to conduct its ambitious programs in both research and education

The University’s 53,500 students, 3,400 professor-researchers and 3,600 administrative and technical staff members who help it run every day contribute to a University that is diverse, creative, innovative, and with a global outlook.

About Us

Université - Nous connaître

Missions, Goals, Values

Université - Missions, ambitions, valeurs

Governance and Organization

Université - Gouvernance et organisation


Université - Facultés

History and Heritage

Université - Histoire, personnalités, patrimoine

In Europe and around the World

Université - Sorbonne Université en Europe et dans le monde

Key figures

Université - Indicateurs et classements