Founded in 1971, Université Paris Descartes (Paris Descartes University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the metropolis of Paris (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Ile-de-France. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche, France (English: Ministry of Higher Education and Research, France), Université Paris Descartes (UP5) is a very large (enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université Paris Descartes (UP5) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 45 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UP5 also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
Université Paris Descartes
12 Rue de l'Ecole de Médecine, Paris, 75270 Ile-de-France, France, Paris, France