List of 27 best universities in Paris

We ranked 27 best universities in Paris based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 9.69M citations received by 299K publications made by 27 universities in Paris, measured the popularity of 2,020 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. Normal Superior School logo
    Enrollment
    2,400
    Founded
    1794
  2. Pierre and Marie Curie University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    35,037
    Founded
    1150
  3. Paris Descartes University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    11%
    Enrollment
    32,302
    Founded
    2019
  4. Paris Diderot University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    25,889
    Founded
    1970
  5. National Graduate School of Engineering, Paris logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1783
  6. Paris Dauphine University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    3%
    Enrollment
    8,681
    Founded
    1968
  7. TELECOM ParisTech logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1878
  8. Paris Institute of Political Studies logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    14,000
    Founded
    1872
  9. National Advanced School of Engineering logo
    Enrollment
    5,512
    Founded
    1780
  10. Sorbonne University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    55,600
    Founded
    2018
  11. Paris Institute of Technology for Life, Food and Environmental Sciences logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    2,300
    Founded
    2007
  12. ESCP Europe logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1819
  13. New Sorbonne University - Paris III logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    16,265
    Founded
    1971
  14. Pantheon-Assas Paris II University logo
    Enrollment
    16,221
    Founded
    1970
  15. University of Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne logo
    Enrollment
    40,551
    Founded
    1971
  16. American University of Paris logo
    Acceptance Rate
    76%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1962
  17. National Graduate School of Chemistry, Paris logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1896
  18. ECE Paris Graduate School of Engineering logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1919
  19. Catholic University of Paris logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1875
  20. Graduate School of Engineers in Paris logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    1955
  21. Paris School of Engineering logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1959
  22. Graduate School of Engineers Leonardo da Vinci logo
    Enrollment
    2,001
    Founded
    1995