100 Best universities for Artificial Intelligence (AI) in France

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Below is a list of best universities in France ranked based on their research performance in Artificial Intelligence (AI). A graph of 28.7M citations received by 1.43M academic papers made by 131 universities in France was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Paris-Sud University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#104 in Europe
#317 in the World
Enrollment
31,400
Founded
2014

2. Paul Sabatier University - Toulouse III

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#151 in Europe
#430 in the World
Enrollment
31,388
Founded
1960

3. Pierre and Marie Curie University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#174 in Europe
#474 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
35,037
Founded
1150

4. University of Bordeaux

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#185 in Europe
#495 in the World
Enrollment
54,000
Founded
1441

5. Polytechnic School

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#192 in Europe
#508 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
2,316
Founded
1794

6. TELECOM ParisTech

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#197 in Europe
#519 in the World
Enrollment
2,000
Founded
1878

7. University of Aix-Marseilles

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#204 in Europe
#540 in the World
Enrollment
78,000
Founded
2012

8. Claude Bernard University Lyon 1

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#215 in Europe
#565 in the World
Enrollment
38,007
Founded
1809

9. National Graduate School of Engineering, Paris

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#217 in Europe
#576 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1783

10. University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#224 in Europe
#598 in the World
Enrollment
28,333
Founded
1965

11. University of Montpellier

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#234 in Europe
#620 in the World
Enrollment
49,000
Founded
1289

12. Paris Dauphine University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#239 in Europe
#627 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
8,681
Founded
1968

13. CentraleSupelec

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#240 in Europe
#631 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
4,300
Founded
1894

14. Normal Superior School of Paris-Saclay

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#250 in Europe
#656 in the World
Enrollment
1,700
Founded
1912

15. University of Technology of Compiegne

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#255 in Europe
#667 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
4,400
Founded
1972

16. University of Picardie Jules Verne

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#273 in Europe
#704 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Enrollment
27,490
Founded
1970

17. University of Lorraine

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#277 in Europe
#718 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
60,404
Founded
2012

18. University of Lille

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#280 in Europe
#724 in the World
Enrollment
80,000
Founded
2018

19. Grenoble Institute of Technology

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#288 in Europe
#740 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
6,000
Founded
1900

20. University of Strasbourg

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#291 in Europe
#744 in the World
Enrollment
50,822
Founded
1621

21. Grenoble Alpes University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#298 in Europe
#769 in the World
Enrollment
55,000
Founded
1339

22. University of Caen Normandy

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#305 in Europe
#785 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
27,465
Founded
1432

23. University of Nantes

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#311 in Europe
#809 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
37,252
Founded
1460

24. Normal Superior School of Lyon

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#314 in Europe
#820 in the World
Enrollment
2,469
Founded
1987

25. Normal Superior School

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#315 in Europe
#821 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
2,400
Founded
1794

26. University of Rouen Normandie

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#337 in Europe
#878 in the World
Enrollment
31,500
Founded
1966

27. University of Burgundy

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#342 in Europe
#897 in the World
Enrollment
34,169
Founded
1722

28. Paris Diderot University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#345 in Europe
#904 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
25,889
Founded
1970

29. National Institute for Applied Sciences, Lyon

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#349 in Europe
#911 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,383
Founded
1957

30. University of Poitiers

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#350 in Europe
#918 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
25,078
Founded
1431

32. University of Angers

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#396 in Europe
#1078 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
25,687
Founded
1971

33. Paris Descartes University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#406 in Europe
#1118 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
32,302
Founded
2019

34. University of Franche-Comte

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#408 in Europe
#1128 in the World
Enrollment
21,550
Founded
1423

35. Central School of Nantes

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#410 in Europe
#1131 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Enrollment
2,000
Founded
1919

36. National School of Bridges and Roads

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#415 in Europe
#1150 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Founded
1747

37. National Advanced School of Engineering

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#424 in Europe
#1193 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1780

38. University of Technology of Troyes

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#425 in Europe
#1194 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
2,696
Male:Female
77:23
Founded
1994

39. Central School of Lille

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#426 in Europe
#1197 in the World
Founded
1872

40. University of Orleans

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#428 in Europe
#1203 in the World
Acceptance Rate
83%
Enrollment
16,629
Founded
1962

42. Polytechnic University of Hauts-de-France

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#438 in Europe
#1249 in the World
Enrollment
10,994
Founded
1964

44. Central School of Lyon

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#462 in Europe
#1354 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
1,468
Founded
1857

45. Francois Rabelais University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#467 in Europe
#1376 in the World
Enrollment
27,388
Founded
1969

46. University of La Rochelle

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#471 in Europe
#1381 in the World
Enrollment
8,691
Founded
1993

48. University of Paris 8

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#489 in Europe
#1445 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Enrollment
22,023
Founded
1968

49. University of Rheims Champagne-Ardenne

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#490 in Europe
#1447 in the World
Enrollment
22,971
Founded
1548

50. National Institute for Applied Sciences, Rouen

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#492 in Europe
#1451 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1985

51. National Graduate School for Advanced Technologies

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#493 in Europe
#1455 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
897
Founded
1970

52. Artois University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#503 in Europe
#1499 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
11,091
Founded
1992

53. University of Rennes 1

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#507 in Europe
#1521 in the World
Enrollment
28,187
Founded
1970

54. Cergy-Pontoise University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#513 in Europe
#1543 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
15,052
Founded
1991

55. Upper Alsace University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#515 in Europe
#1545 in the World
Enrollment
10,555
Founded
1975

56. University of Toulon

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#517 in Europe
#1551 in the World
Enrollment
11,014
Founded
1979

57. University of Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#524 in Europe
#1579 in the World
Enrollment
43,700
Founded
1971

58. University of Evry-Val d'Essonne

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#525 in Europe
#1581 in the World
Enrollment
12,000
Founded
1991

59. University of Savoy Mont Blanc

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#537 in Europe
#1634 in the World
Enrollment
14,735
Founded
1979

60. Paris Institute of Technology for Life, Food and Environmental Sciences

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#541 in Europe
#1653 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
2,300
Founded
2007

61. ENSEA Graduate School

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#542 in Europe
#1655 in the World
Founded
1952

62. National Institute for Applied Sciences, Rennes

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#554 in Europe
#1708 in the World
Enrollment
2,073
Founded
1966

63. National Graduate School of Engineering, Caen

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#557 in Europe
#1717 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1976

64. University of Avignon and the Vaucluse

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#562 in Europe
#1742 in the World
Enrollment
6,864
Founded
1984

65. Paris West University Nanterre La Defense

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#590 in Europe
#1864 in the World
Enrollment
31,001
Founded
1964

66. National School of Statistics and Economic Administration

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#594 in Europe
#1903 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Founded
1942

67. Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#597 in Europe
#1920 in the World
Enrollment
13,820
Founded
1991

68. National Institute for Applied Sciences, Toulouse

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#599 in Europe
#1933 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
2,534
Founded
1963

69. University of Pau and Pays de l'Adour

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#601 in Europe
#1940 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
13,400
Founded
1970

70. University Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallee

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#602 in Europe
#1941 in the World
Enrollment
12,335
Founded
1991

72. Paris Institute of Political Studies

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#608 in Europe
#1967 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1872

74. ESSEC Business School Paris

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#612 in Europe
#1993 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Founded
1907

75. HEC School of Management

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#617 in Europe
#2007 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1881

76. University of Western Brittany

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#619 in Europe
#2022 in the World
Enrollment
22,303
Founded
1461

77. University of Southern Brittany

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#621 in Europe
#2048 in the World
Enrollment
9,477
Male:Female
53:47
Founded
1995

79. University of Limoges

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#629 in Europe
#2085 in the World
Enrollment
17,658
Founded
1968

80. University of Le Havre

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#633 in Europe
#2111 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
7,591
Founded
1984

81. Jean Monnet University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#634 in Europe
#2113 in the World
Enrollment
17,553
Founded
1970

82. University of the Littoral Opal Coast

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#645 in Europe
#2197 in the World
Enrollment
10,381
Founded
1991

83. National School of Civil Aviation

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#646 in Europe
#2198 in the World
Enrollment
3,000
Founded
1949

84. Paris-Est Creteil Val-de-Marne University

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#648 in Europe
#2214 in the World
Enrollment
32,779
Founded
1970

85. Graduate School of Computer Science and Advanced Technologies

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#671 in Europe
#2327 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
3,258
Founded
1984

86. New Sorbonne University - Paris III

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#677 in Europe
#2354 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
16,161
Founded
1971

87. University of Perpignan Via Domitia

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#682 in Europe
#2382 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
8,730
Founded
1970

88. Catholic University of Lyon

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#685 in Europe
#2385 in the World
Enrollment
12,000
Founded
1875

89. EMLYON Business School

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#703 in Europe
#2498 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
9,000
Founded
1872

90. National Graduate School of Chemistry, Paris

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#728 in Europe
#2602 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Founded
1896

91. University of Rennes 2

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#732 in Europe
#2623 in the World
Enrollment
23,365
Founded
1969

92. Brest National School of Engineering

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#734 in Europe
#2646 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Founded
1961

93. ESCP Europe

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#743 in Europe
#2679 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
6,000
Founded
1819

94. Agrocampus Ouest

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#749 in Europe
#2718 in the World
Enrollment
2,000
Founded
2008

95. University of Corsica Pascal Paoli

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#752 in Europe
#2725 in the World
Enrollment
4,183
Founded
1981

97. National Institute for Applied Sciences, Strasbourg

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#779 in Europe
#2850 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
1,984
Founded
2003

99. EDHEC Business School

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#812 in Europe
#3041 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1906

100. National School of Engineering - Saint Etienne

For Artificial Intelligence (AI)

#821 in Europe
#3073 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Founded
1961

The best cities to study Artificial Intelligence (AI) in France based on the number of universities and their ranks are Orsay, Toulouse, Paris, and Bordeaux.