The Best 32 Universities in France for 2019
If you’re hoping to study in France, you’ll want to know which universities are the best. So what are the top French universities and colleges? YouScholars has collected information from Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings 2019, of which 34 French institutions are counted among the top universities in the world.
The ranking includes eight institutions in Paris – the most represented city in France – and other options scattered around the country.
Universities in Paris take the top five spots, but institutions in Lyon, Marseilles, Grenoble and Toulouse also feature in the top 10.
The best university in France is Paris Sciences et Lettres – PSL Research University Paris, a collegiate university formed of 25 research and higher education institutions in the Paris area and three national research institutions.
Outside Paris, École Normale Supérieure de Lyon is in sixth position. View the full list.