Every year, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne welcomes thousands of international students, through exchange programmes or full degree mobility. With two orientation weeks and welcome meetings dedicated to incoming students organised each year, the university is deeply committed to accompany and support foreign students upon their arrival. Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne also welcomes international professors and administrative staff members as part of specific programmes.

Label BEFIn 2020, Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne was awarded the “Bienvenue en France – Choose France” label (PDF – 1.91 MB) (two-star level), which certifies the quality of actions carried out by the university to improve the hospitality and the integration of international students. This label is based on 20 indicators broadly grouped in five categories: quality and accessibility of information, orientation and welcome services, academic programmes, housing and campus life, and post-graduation follow-up of international students. Learn more about the “Bienvenue en France” label

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Welcome to Paris and Île-de-France

Campus France guides you through your first steps in France and exploring Paris, your new home.

International Student Welcome Guide

French version

2022-2023 - PDF (10 MB)

English version

2022-2023 - PDF (8 MB)

Summer schools and courses in English

Summer schools

Every year, Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne offers summer schools in several academic fields, open to international students.

Degrees & modules in English

Our university offers a wide range of courses and modules taught in English, in several disciplines.

Our team

International Relations Department

Any questions? Get in touch with the International Relations Department's team, located at the Maison internationale.