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The Université de Paris project, supported by an IdEx label obtained last March, aims to build a world-class international research university resulting from the merger of the Paris Diderot and Paris Descartes universities and the integration of the IPGP. To meet the stated objective of boosting its attractiveness, the IdEx project “Université Paris 2019” is launching its first call and proposing, for the 2019 academic year, fourteen new international doctoral contracts.read more
In July 2017, Paris Diderot University is the 5th French university to obtain, by the European Commission, the HRS4R label. She was quickly joined in November 2017 by the Paris Descartes University. A double label which contributes to the attractiveness of the institutions to researchers from all over the world and conditions the obtaining of research funding from the European Union.read more
The Paris Descartes and Paris Diderot Universities, and the Institut de physique du globe de Paris are in the process of creating a new university model on 1st January 2019. This project has the shared ambition of creating a world-ranking intensive research university, based on close collaboration among the partner institutions and part of the higher education and research landscape of the future.