Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University (French: Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne), also known as Paris 1 or Panthéon-Sorbonne University, is a public research university located in Paris, France. It was created in 1971 from two faculties of the historic University of Paris – colloquially referred to as the Sorbonne – after the May 1968 protests, which resulted in the division of one of the world’s oldest universities.
Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne is a highly selective university with over 45,000 students and 1,500 faculty members. It offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs in the arts, humanities, social sciences, law, economics, and management. The university is particularly renowned for its programs in economics, law, and history.
Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne is ranked among the top universities in France and the world. In the 2023 QS World University Rankings, it is ranked 287th globally and 9th in France. It is also ranked among the top 50 universities in the world in eight disciplines, including economics, law, and history.
The university has a strong international reputation and attracts students and faculty from all over the world. It has partnerships with over 320 universities in 66 countries. Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne also offers a number of programs taught in English.
The university’s main campus is located in the Latin Quarter of Paris, near the Panthéon and the Jardin du Luxembourg. It also has several other campuses in different parts of the city.
Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne is a prestigious university with a long and distinguished history. It is one of the leading universities in France and the world, and it offers students a high-quality education in a variety of fields.