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Sorbonne University 35th in the 2021 Shanghai Ranking

Sorbonne University has moved up four places from last year.

In the 2021 Academic Ranking of World Universities (Shanghai Ranking), Sorbonne University has moved up four places to sit at 35th in the world, a testament to the research strength of the institution and its continued commitment to innovation. 

The Academic Ranking of World Universities is an annual list of the world’s top 1000 research universities. Universities are ranked by a range of performance indexes, including the number of research papers published in top journals, the number of Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals awarded, and overall academic performance.

The ARWU also presents subject-based rankings. This year, Sorbonne University is listed third in the world in both mathematics and oceanography, an outstanding result. It also comes in the top 10 in Earth Sciences, and 15th in physics. 

See Sorbonne University's placements here, and the full rankings here. 
 

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The Faculty of Medicine teaches the 3 cycles of medical studies: from PASS (integrated into the faculty) to the 3rd cycle including DES, DESC, DU and DIU. The lessons are given mainly on two sites: Pitié-Salpêtrière and Saint-Antoine. The faculty also provides paramedical education: speech therapy, psychomotricity and orthoptics. The Saint-Antoine site includes a midwifery school.

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