Back to school soon!

Education Article published on July 29 2020 , Updated on August 21 2020

Are you joining us on September 2020? Welcome to Université Paris-Saclay!

A dynamic but cautious back-to-school in the context of COVID-19     

The administration of the University and the whole faculty together are doing their best to ensure that the start of the year takes place in the best possible conditions by guaranteeing:

  • security and health of all the students:  sanitary precautions with adapted gestures, processes and infrastructures
  • Support to students who are on site which remains the preferred method of education, particularly for 1st year students who are discovering our campuses and starting their higher education studies.
  • Digital teaching and distance education of  high pedagogical quality

Activities and events throughout the year

Events are organized at Universite Paris-Saclay throughout the year about culture, education, sport, student entrepreneurship, innovation… See our events at

This intense activity, which enables everyone to widen its cultural knowledge, and to increase professional networks, is going to be maintained and adapted during the year according to health regulation.

You are joining a University in the top world universities

The annual Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) has placed Paris-Saclay University first in the world for mathematics. The University’s position as a research-intensive university of international standing was further cemented by being ranked 9th in the world for Physics (1st in Europe), as well as a top 25 place for medicine and agriculture.…

It reflects the excellence and perfectionism of the teachers and students who were preceding you during these last years. The aim is to maintain this collective excellence and to achieve the same laurels in other areas of teaching.

It’s your turn to shine, with both demanding and attentive support of your teachers!

We wish you nice holidays, and we hope to see you soon ready to start a new year !


Studying abroad

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, all travel, including student exchanges and internships, has been suspended for students and staff. For more information, click here.

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