Paris Diderot University

Paris Diderot University

Infobox University
name = Paris Diderot University
native_name = Université Paris 7 - Denis Diderot

image_size = 300px
established = 1971, following the division of the University of Paris (1253)
type = Public
president = Guy Cousineau
chancellor = Maurice Quénet Chancellor of the Universities of Paris
students = 26 000
undergrad =
postgrad =
doctoral =
city = Paris
country = France
affiliations = University of Paris
website =

Paris Diderot University ("also known as Université Paris 7 - Denis Diderot") is a university in Paris, France.

The university adopted its current name in 2004.

Currently, there are 2300 educators and researchers, 1100 administrative personnel and 26 000 students. Available topics are humanities, science and medicine.

Formerly based at the Jussieu Campus in the 5th arrondissement, the university has moved to a new campus in the 13th arrondissement. The first buildings were brought into use in 2006.

The university uses many facilities in Paris, and two in other parts of Paris or its area.

List of facilities in Paris

*Jussieu Campus - Main Campus
*Charles V - English Studies
*RFF Building - Administrative Offices
*Javelot - Social Science and Geography
*Chevaleret Building - Computer Science and Mathematics
*Chateau des Rentiers - Linguistics
*Garancière - Odontology
*Xavier-Bichat - Medicine
*Lariboisière Saint-Louis - Medicine
*St Louis Hospital - Hematology
*Rue de Paradis - Medicine

External links

* [ University homepage] fr icon
* [ Map of facilities] fr icon

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