Paris Dauphine University

Paris, France
Université Paris-Daupine has always been an innovative institution for both research and education. The unique sense of identity that unites our faculty, researchers, staff and students has been strengthened in recent years by Dauphine's growing autonomy, increasingly global perspective and drive for diversity.



In 1968 Dauphine College, University of Paris created by decree under Minister of Education Edgar Faure.

In 1970 Dauphine College becomes Université Paris IX-Dauphine.


Dauphine offers programs academic training for traditional university students as well as those who choose to study throughout their career:

  • full-time degree programs: are organized in compliance with the European LMD/Bachelor's/Master's/Doctorate system for both full time and apprenticeship students.
  • executive and continuing education programs: management-oriented, our Executive and continuing Education programs are designed to acquire expertise or reinforce management skill-sets. Graduates of degree programs receive French national university diplomas (DU).


Research focuses on 5 areas of study, all within the field of the decision and organization sciences. Research is structured around 5 PhD programs and 7 research centers:

  • Management
  • Law
  • Economics
  • Sociology & Political Science
  • Mathematics & Information Technologies

Master's Programmes


Student services

Disability Services, part of the Student Services organization, ensures equal access to all programs, activities and university life for students with permanent or temporary disabilities.

Housing services

Numerous housing options are available:

  • Government subsidized (social) housing via the Crous de Paris
  • Moderately priced housing via Dauphine Housing Services partnerships
  • Housing from individual landlords who reserve their offers for Dauphine students

Library services

Dauphine University Library is the premier French reference library for economics and management. With over 180,000 books, subscriptions to 1,500 magazines and reviews in economics, management, law, mathematics, IT and social sciences, on-line access to over 40 data-bases, 24,000 periodicals and 9,000 e-books, the library provides students, researchers.

Medical services

Health & Social Services

Université Paris-Dauphine offers a full range of health and social services to meet our students' needs.

All health and social services are located on the ground floor b-wing of the main, Porte Dauphine campus, for easy access.

Student Life

Campus life

Our Campuses:

  • Porte Dauphine Campus

The historic Dauphine campus, located at the Porte Dauphine in central Paris, is home to over 8,000 students.

  • La Défense Campus

The La Défense campus in the heart of one of Paris' major business districts, is home to 1,400 masters students and over 20 specialized master's programs.

Sports facilities

Our athletic facilities are located close by the main campus. Dauphine also boasts a 1,200 m2 sports hall located on the basement level of the main building comprising a dance studio, dojo (martial-arts room), table-tennis room, weight room and squash court as well as changing rooms, showers and amenities.

Student clubs

  • Dauphine student clubs and organizations

30 different clubs bring together students committed to humanitarian, cultural, athletic, community or recreational projects that benefit the entire Dauphine community and beyond.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.