14 Best Law schools in France

Below is the list of best universities in France ranked based on their research performance in Law. A graph of 44.8K citations received by 2.91K academic papers made by 14 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 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 an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Law

    Normal Superior School logo
    Enrollment
    2,400
    Founded
    1794
  2. For Law

    Paris Institute of Political Studies logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    14,000
    Founded
    1872
  3. For Law

    University of Strasbourg logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    50,822
    Founded
    1621
  4. For Law

    University of Montpellier logo
    Enrollment
    49,000
    Founded
    1289
  5. For Law

    University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis logo
    Enrollment
    28,333
    Founded
    1965
  6. For Law

    Polytechnic School logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    2,316
    Founded
    1794
  7. For Law

    University of Bordeaux logo
    Enrollment
    50,174
    Founded
    1441
  8. For Law

    University of Aix-Marseilles logo
    Enrollment
    63,948
    Founded
    2012
  9. For Law

    Grenoble Alpes University logo
    Enrollment
    60,000
    Founded
    1339
  10. For Law

    HEC School of Management logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1881
  11. For Law

    University of Lille logo
    Enrollment
    72,200
    Founded
    2018
  12. For Law

    Pantheon-Assas Paris II University logo
    Enrollment
    16,221
    Founded
    1970
  13. For Law

    Paris West University Nanterre La Defense logo
    Enrollment
    31,001
    Founded
    1964
  14. For Law

    University of Lorraine logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    58,320
    Founded
    2012

The best cities to study Law in France based on the number of universities and their ranks are Paris, Strasbourg, Montpellier, and Nice.