Universite Paris Sorbonne

The Paris-Sorbonne University is the largest institution in France focusing on the Humanities, and more particularly Classical Studies.

Paris-Sorbonne welcomes a total of about 23,000 students and offers BAs, Mas, doctorates, MBAs and teacher’s certification in many disciplines, under the supervision of 1200 faculty members.

The university’s excellence is confirmed by the quality and number of doctoral dissertations defended every year as well as the top-level research centers organized into 7 major Graduate Schools.

Paris-Sorbonne enjoys a world-wide reputation and promotes international relations with many foreign institutions in western, central and eastern Europe, in the Middle and Far East, in North and South America. The university welcomes foreign scholars in a proportion exceeding 40%.



1 rue Victor Cousin
Phone: 0033.(0)
Website: http://www.paris4.sorbonn

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Department and information about the department

The Departments are

-French and comparative Literature
-French Language Studies
-Philosophy and Sociology
-Geography and Urban -Development
-Art and Archaelogy
-Germanic studies
-Iberian and Latin-american Studies
-Italian and Romanian
-Slavonic Studies
-applied Foreign Language
-Music and musicology
-Applied Human Sciences
-Information and communication
-Ircom (modern Western Civilisation research Institute)  

News and Events

Please see http://www.univ-paris4.fr/en/rubrique.php3?id_rubrique=7 for details of forthcoming events.  

Information For  International Students

The international orientation office aims to facilitate life in Paris and to optimize conditions of stay of foreign students and researchers.

Please see http://www.univ-paris4.fr/en/spip.php?article595 for details.  

Student Life

Should you need information on housing possibilities, you can consult the web-site of the CROUS which offers rooms in university residence halls. To benefit from housing in a university residence hall, you must have completed two years of higher education and satisfy certain conditions.

In its 17 university restaurants, 20 cafeterias, the CROUS of Paris proposes, in the meanwhile of standard hours, or beyond, food formulas with various meals, that you can have with or without those special tickets :

Traditionnal food in self-service restaurants,
Food bars serving exotic & regional meals,
Fast food in brasseries, grill bars, salad bars or pizzerias.

Every student must be covered by a national health insurance plan. You enroll in a national health insurance plan at the same time you register at the University. You also choose a center to which you will apply for reimbursement of your medical expenses.


Request a prospectus (Number, e-mail or follow link)

To contact this office :

Studies Division
"Reception and Information"
1 rue Victor Cousin
75005 Paris

Tel : +
Fax : +

or contact scolarite@paris-sorbonne.fr