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Sorbonne University: winner of the second wave of the IDEX

Friday February the 3rd, Prime Minister François Fillon announced the results of the second wave of the Idex (Initiative for Excellence).

Sorbonne University (which brings together the universities of Panthéon-Assas, Paris-Sorbonne, Pierre and Marie Curie; the Technological University of Compiègne; the Musèum national d'Histoire naturelle; and INSEAD) is one of the five winners of the call for proposals selected by an international jury composed, in particular, of Jean-Marc Rapp, President of the European University Association.

The other winners are Paris-Cité, Saclay, Aix-Marseille and Toulouse.


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