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UPMC Facts and Figures

  • 31,000 students of which 20 percent are international
  • 3,000 doctoral candidates
  • 9,600 in staff, of which 3,750 are professor-researchers
  • 100 research laboratories
  • 8 main teaching hospitals
  • 8,500 publications per year (approx. 11% of the publication in France)
  • Ranked the top university in France and 6th in Europe by both Shanghai and Taiwan.
  • 4th in the world for mathematics
  • Member of three of the five the European innovation networks, in: Climate, ICT, and Health

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Key University Figures

  • 34,000 students of which 20 percent are international
  • 5 campuses and 8 locations in four regions of France
  • 9,600 in staff, of which 80 percent are in research structures
  • 100 research laboratories
  • 8,500 publications per year (approx. 11% of the publication in France)
  • Ranked the top university in France by both Shanghai and Taiwan ratings
  • Member of three of the five European innovation networks: Climate KIC, the EIT ICT Labs, and EIT Health

Faculty & Researcher Awards
  • Nobel Prize for Physics in 1997 and 2012
  • Henri Poincaré Prize in 2012
  • Fields Medal in 1994, 2010 and 2014
  • CNRS Gold Medals in 1996 and 2009, and numerous CNRS Silver Medals
  • INSERM Grand Prize in 2007
  • Irène Joliot Curie Prize in 2010 and 2011
  • More than 45 ERC grants from 2009 to 2014 at UPMC
  • More than a quarter of the French Academies of Science and of Medicine members are UPMC faculty
Creating Researchers
  • 3,000 doctoral candidates
  • 800 doctorates awarded each year
  • 16 doctoral schools supporting doctoral training
  • International doctoral programs
Creating Medical Personnel
    • 720 faculty physicians
    • Close to 12,000 students in healthcare studies
    • 1,000 interns
    • 8 principal teaching hospitals
    • Additional paramedical programs in speech therapy, psychomotor education and orthoptics
    • A School of Midwifery
    • Associated Nursing Institutes
    • 3 Excellence Institutes in: vision, cardio-metabolism and diseases of the nervous system
    • 15 Laboratories of Excellence
    • 5 Equipment of Excellence programs
    • 4 Biotechnology & Bioinformatics projects
    • 1 Low-Carbon Energy Initiative
    • 2 Science-to-Business Transfer Establishments



09/12/15

15.08.2017

Shanghaï Ranking 2017

UPMC the top French university

 

On August 15, Shanghai's Jiao Tong University published its annual academic annual ranking (ARWU).

UPMC remains at the head of French research universities this year. It also ranks ninth in Europe and is in 40th place worldwide.

 In natural sciences and mathematics, UPMC ...

Go to Reuters ranking 2017 - UPMC among the most innovative universities in Europe 31.05.2017

Reuters ranking 2017 - UPMC among the most innovative universities in Europe

UPMC is the 7th university ranked among the most innovative in Europe according to Reuters. It is also the top French university in this ranking and has risen seven places since to 2016.

The Reuters ranking of the most innovative European universities identifies and classifies public institutions that ...