Type : Humanities, science and medicine University
Location : 45 Rue des Saints-Pères 75006 Paris
Degrees delivered : Bachelor, master, doctorate
Paris Descartes University, also known as Paris V, is a French public research university located in Paris. It is one of the inheritors of the University of Paris (often referred as the Sorbonne), which was split into multiple separate institutions in 1970. Paris Descartes is a member of the Sorbonne Paris Cité University (USPC) group. It was established as a multidisciplinary university “of humanities and health sciences”. It focuses in the areas of medical sciences, biomedical sciences, law, computer science, economics and psychology. Its main campus is in the historic École de Chirurgie in the 6th arrondissement of Paris.