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Université Paris-Saclay

France
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Public
Very High
28,915
3,637
4,627

Overview

Université Paris-Saclay brings together ten constituent faculties and institutes (5 faculties, 3 University Institutes of Technology and a University Engineering School and an Observatory of the Sciences of the Universe), four component-institutions (AgroParisTech, CentraleSupélec, Institut d'Optique Graduate School, ENS Paris-Saclay), a recognised non-profit research organisation (IHES), two member-associated universities (UVSQ and UEVE), and laboratories shared with major national research organisations (CEA, CNRS, Inrae, Inria, Inserm, and Onera). It offers a complete and varied range of training courses from undergraduate degrees to PhDs, recognised for their quality thanks to the reputation and commitment of its teaching staff.
Located south of Paris, on a vast territory (from Paris to Orsay, via Evry and Versailles), Université Paris-Saclay benefits from a strategic geographical and socio-economic position enhanced by its international visibility. Cutting-edge, with a predominantly scientific focus but also recognised for its training in human and social sciences, Université Paris-Saclay operates on a classified and protected natural site, close to Paris, and at the heart of a dynamic ecosystem.

With 48,000 students, 9,000 academic staff members and 11,000 technical and administrative staff members, Université Paris-Saclay is a driving force for the development of its territory and one of the best institutions in the world.


Université Paris-Saclay offers several facilities to welcome its foreign students through the international welcome desk.

Through the GATE Welcome Desk for International Talents (Guichet d’Accueil des Talents Étrangers) you can carry out, in a single location, all the necessary administrative procedures for your move and stay in France.

Discover also the Buddy Programme. It is a free mentoring programme for international students who have recently arrived in France for their studies. Thanks to the programme, each international student is matched with a local student, who can support him/her in his/her administrative procedures, show him/her around,  share local tips for students and have him/her discover the French way of living.

You could find all the accommodations offered here

Campus life is very developed. There are several sports fields, cafeterias, student associations, many librairies. You will find everything you need on campus.

Université Paris-Saclay offers a wide range of cultural activities and sports to its students: theatre, dance, music, writing, photography... Nearly 40 activities are accessible, most of the time free of charge, to students throughout the academic year.

Also, you could find  over 80 different sports activities on offer and various student sports clubs at Université Paris-Saclay. The sports activities you choose can form part of your course or you can simply choose to do sport in your free time. Various tournaments, competitions, courses, outings and trips away are also organized throughout the year.

So come and try different sports, meet other students and make new friends who share the same passions as you here!

Programs available

Postgraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

University Highlights

Total students - 28,915

49%
51%

International students - 4,627

36%
64%

Total faculty staff - 3,637

630
3007

Total students - 28,915

49%
51%

International students - 4,627

36%
64%

Total faculty staff - 3,637

3007
630
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English language requirements

This institution accepts IELTS!
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Please check the specific English language requirements for your chosen course with the university.