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UPMC Facts and Figures

  • 31,000 students of which 20 percent are international
  • 3,000 doctoral candidates
  • 9,600 in staff, of which 3,750 are professor-researchers
  • 100 research laboratories
  • 8 main teaching hospitals
  • 8,500 publications per year (approx. 11% of the publication in France)
  • Ranked the top university in France and 6th in Europe by both Shanghai and Taiwan.
  • 4th in the world for mathematics
  • Member of three of the five the European innovation networks, in: Climate, ICT, and Health

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Key University Figures

  • 34,000 students of which 20 percent are international
  • 5 campuses and 8 locations in four regions of France
  • 9,600 in staff, of which 80 percent are in research structures
  • 100 research laboratories
  • 8,500 publications per year (approx. 11% of the publication in France)
  • Ranked the top university in France by both Shanghai and Taiwan ratings
  • Member of three of the five European innovation networks: Climate KIC, the EIT ICT Labs, and EIT Health

Faculty & Researcher Awards
  • Nobel Prize for Physics in 1997 and 2012
  • Henri Poincaré Prize in 2012
  • Fields Medal in 1994, 2010 and 2014
  • CNRS Gold Medals in 1996 and 2009, and numerous CNRS Silver Medals
  • INSERM Grand Prize in 2007
  • Irène Joliot Curie Prize in 2010 and 2011
  • More than 45 ERC grants from 2009 to 2014 at UPMC
  • More than a quarter of the French Academies of Science and of Medicine members are UPMC faculty
Creating Researchers
  • 3,000 doctoral candidates
  • 800 doctorates awarded each year
  • 16 doctoral schools supporting doctoral training
  • International doctoral programs
Creating Medical Personnel
    • 720 faculty physicians
    • Close to 12,000 students in healthcare studies
    • 1,000 interns
    • 8 principal teaching hospitals
    • Additional paramedical programs in speech therapy, psychomotor education and orthoptics
    • A School of Midwifery
    • Associated Nursing Institutes
    • 3 Excellence Institutes in: vision, cardio-metabolism and diseases of the nervous system
    • 15 Laboratories of Excellence
    • 5 Equipment of Excellence programs
    • 4 Biotechnology & Bioinformatics projects
    • 1 Low-Carbon Energy Initiative
    • 2 Science-to-Business Transfer Establishments



09/12/15