Michel Talagrand, mathematician and CNRS research director emeritus of the Jussieu-Paris Rive Gauche mathematics Institute, has received the prestigious Abel prize.

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Parismus is the international student association of Sorbonne University


Parismus is the international student association of Sorbonne University.

SOUND, for a new commitment

A long-term approach to develop our major scientific directions over the coming decade, consolidate the Sorbonne University Alliance's signature approach to the major challenges of a changing world, and better share our knowledge and expertise with society.


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Choosing Sorbonne University means joining a world-renowned higher education and research institution. By joining our community of 55,000 students and 360,000 alumni worldwide, you'll be giving your all to a rigorous academic program and receiving the best in multidisciplinary teaching. 

Bringing together 11 institutions that offer studies in literature, medicine, science, engineering, technology and management, our alliance fosters a global approach to teaching and research, promoting access to knowledge for all.

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The 4EU+ Alliance

In a changing world, Sorbonne University has joined forces with seven universities: Charles University in Prague, the University of Warsaw, Heidelberg University, the University of Milan, the University of Geneva, Paris Pantheon-Assas University and the University of Copenhagen to create the 4EU+ Alliance.

With an innovative model of the European university, eight large research-intensive universities are working together to respond to the educational and research challenges facing Europe today.

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