Pierre-and-Marie-Curie University, Paris

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Pierre and Marie Curie University (French: Université Pierre-et-Marie-Curie), titled as UPMC from 2007 to 2017 and also known as Paris 6, was a public research university in Paris, France, from 1971 to 2017. The university was located on the Jussieu Campus in the Latin Quarter of the 5th arrondissement of Paris, France.

Considered the best university in France in medicine and health in 2018, UPMC merged with Paris-Sorbonne University into a new combined Sorbonne University.
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  • The museum of pierre et marie curie is an excellent place for lovers of science. A space that reminds us of the great advances of these award-winning scientists. Ideal for doctors, biologists and...  more »
  • I was so lucky to have a presentation at the 23rd floor of the tower building. Spectacular view over Paris.  more »
  • It was a good visit to see the university and to visit it's different departments it is probably the best university in Paris
  • We had a conference there, and it was a great venue for the conference
  • I study engineering in UPMC and it has top quality of education. 10 stars! 5 is just too little
  • Probably the best university in paris. In 2014 Academic Ranking of World Universities it got first ranking in France and sixth in Europe. It has near about 100,000 students from all over the world. The university is situated on the Jussieu campus. It is the largest scientific university in France with current QS World university Ranking 131. It has hundreds of scientific laboratories. It also produced many Nobel Laureates.
  • Gorgeous education system in Mari curie University, fantastic place,and famous university in the world , biggest and oldest University Marie curie University.

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