International Rankings

Université Paris-Sud and Orsay Faculty of Sciences are regularly ranked in the top places worldwide for education and research. This excellence is confirmed by the last international rankings on higher education.


Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities 2019

Université Paris-Sud is ranked 1st  best French university, 9th in Europe and 37th worldwide.


Shanghai Ranking's Global Academic Ranking of Academic Subjects 2019


Mathematics: 5th worldwide and 2nd in France and in Europe.

Physics:  9th worldwide and 1st in France


QS World University Rankings 2020

4th Frenchuniversity

 Paris is ranked 7th best city to study in the world






Times Higher Education 2019


Europe Teaching Rankings: 33th  and 1st in France.

Young universities rankings (50 years and under) : 4th in France and 31th worldwide.