Pierre and Marie Curie University: Statistics

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#332 of 14,160In the World
#126 of 2,789In Europe
#2 of 224In France
#2 of 65In Ile-de-France
#2 of 27In Paris
#48 of 1,010For Physical chemistry
Top100For 12 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
100%
Enrollment
35,037
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
upmc.fr

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate100%
Admissions RequirementsYes, based on entrance examinations
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment35,037
Full time employee5,000
Student:staff ratio7:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
57,998
Citations
2,682,793

Pierre and Marie Curie University majors

by publication & citation count

Physics
13,715 / 625,412
Biology
12,407 / 838,696
Medicine
11,409 / 673,637
Chemistry
10,397 / 436,942
Engineering
8,343 / 300,815
Environmental Science
6,041 / 356,211
Materials Science
4,853 / 176,048
Computer Science
4,301 / 242,423
Geology
2,504 / 121,587
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
2,465 / 138,404
Quantum and Particle physics
2,365 / 141,358
Atomic and Molecular physics
2,240 / 72,605
Psychology
2,063 / 164,533
Immunology
1,771 / 162,683
Demography
1,657 / 119,845
Surgery
1,597 / 97,214
Optical Engineering
1,555 / 51,149
Genetics
1,554 / 136,665
Condensed Matter Physics
1,527 / 53,994
Biochemistry
1,511 / 77,151
Ecology
1,491 / 108,560
Mathematics
1,468 / 64,038
Inorganic Chemistry
1,457 / 61,666
Oncology and Cancer research
1,334 / 81,373
Astrophysics and Astronomy
1,293 / 118,868
Theoretical Physics
1,260 / 37,644
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
1,252 / 85,075
Neuroscience
1,216 / 94,317
Molecular Biology
1,110 / 48,439
Pathology
1,105 / 70,204
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
967 / 23,586
Oceanography
820 / 55,622
Anatomy and Physiology
813 / 44,767
Nuclear Physics
802 / 61,249
Organic Chemistry
766 / 27,691
Chemical Engineering
755 / 34,868
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
736 / 52,032
Earth science and Geophysics
704 / 37,878
Nanotechnology
683 / 55,704
Applied Mathematics
675 / 28,007

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19906327277
19916457687
19926348969
19936158682
199471710352
199571210524
199680911591
199787213885
199898615728
199996017454
2000105619949
2001111223254
2002118727688
2003128933665
2004145237939
2005150844838
2006213253185
2007247863806
2008259176230
2009272792470
20102747104258
20113018123758
20123214140364
20133574162878
20143240176642
20152961194356
20162862197583
20172712204377
20181617195557
2019921210103
2020655233274

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$500$500
International students$500$500

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++

Pierre and Marie Curie University alumni

  1. Dominique Strauss-Kahn

    Photo
    Dominique Strauss-Kahn
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1949-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    economistpoliticianlawyeruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Dominique Gaston André Strauss-Kahn is a French economist, politician, former managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), and a figure in the French Socialist Party who attained notoriety due to his involvement in several financial and sexual scandals. He is often referred to in the media, and by himself, by his initials DSK. Strauss-Kahn was appointed managing director of the IMF on 28 September 2007, with the backing of then–President of France Nicolas Sarkozy. He served in that capacity until his resignation on 18 May 2011, in the wake of an allegation that he had sexually assaulted a hotel maid. Other allegations followed, but he was acquitted.

  2. Nicolas Hulot

    Photo
    Nicolas Hulot
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    journalisttelevision presenterwriterphotographerenvironmentalist
    Biography

    Nicolas Jacques André Hulot is a French journalist and environmental activist. He is the founder and honorary president of the Nicolas Hulot Foundation, an environmental group established in 1990.

  3. Christiane Taubira

    Photo
    Christiane Taubira
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    politicianeconomist
    Biography

    Christiane Marie Taubira is a French politician who served as Minister of Justice of France in the government of Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault under President François Hollande from 2012 until 2016. She was a member of the National Assembly of France for French Guiana (1993-2012) and of the European Parliament (1994-1999).

  4. Emmanuelle Charpentier

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    Emmanuelle Charpentier
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Enrolled in Pierre and Marie Curie University
    In 1995 graduated with Doctorate in France in microbiology
    Occupations
    microbiologistbiochemistuniversity teachergeneticistimmunologist
    Biography

    Emmanuelle Marie Charpentier is a French professor and researcher in microbiology, genetics, and biochemistry. Since 2015, she has been a Director at the Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology in Berlin. In 2018, she founded an independent research institute, the Max Planck Unit for the Science of Pathogens. In 2020, Charpentier and American biochemist Jennifer Doudna of the University of California, Berkeley, were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry "for the development of a method for genome editing" (through CRISPR). This was the first science Nobel ever won by two women alone.

General info

Alternative namesUPMC
Université Pierre et Marie Curie
Founded1150
AccreditationMinistère de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche, France
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)
League of European Research Universities (LERU)

Location and Contacts

Address4 Place Jussieu
Paris, Ile-de-France, 75252
France
City population2,188,000
Phone+33 (0)1 44 27 44 27
Fax+33 (0)1 44 27 38 29

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