Paris-Sud University

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World University Rankings 2014-15

Overall score ?
52.8
Teaching ?
37.3
International outlook ?
62.7
Industry income ?
28.9
Research ?
33.1
Citations ?
87.7

One of the largest universities in France, housing over 27,000 students, Paris XI is known predominantly for its scientific exploits. It boasts two Nobel Prize winners, both in Physics, and has world-renowned laboratories for particle, nuclear and molecular physics, among other disciplines. It has also prospered in mathematics with numerous French Fields Medal winners hailing from the university.