The Grand Paris Sud Campus encompasses 20,000 students, 40 higher education institutions and new training programs adapted to the job market. In addition to this broad and new training offer, the Grand Paris Sud Campus offers several advantages to students who choose to come and study at the agglomeration.
Becoming a student is the logical outcome for any young bachelor. It can be exhilarating, but it can also be impressive to find oneself in large amphitheatres or oversized classrooms.
In Evry and Lieusaint, the education spaces are organized on a human scale. They represent a chance to discover a new universe.
Beginning one’s higher education often involves an accommodation budget. Accommodation in the capital represents a significant budgetary item. The Grand Paris Sud campus has a wide range of low-cost housing options. Choosing Grand Paris Sud as your destination is a real advantage!
It is important to accompany new entrants at the beginning of their student life. The University of Evry offers in September, on the occasion of the pre-entry week, a personalized appointment to discover its premises and services. This service is offered by the students themselves. Peer guidance is a good idea to encourage exchanges between students.
In september, Grand Paris Sud organize with schools the student's entry of Grand Paris Sud. They give them all the information of the cultural life of the territory and basic information for transport.
Most of the region's higher education and research institutions are members of the Université Paris-Saclay, which in 2020 will be among the top 15 universities in the world, the Institut Polytechnique de Paris, which is also aiming for the top ranks of international rankings, and Paris-Sciences et Lettres, with its Centre des Matériaux. UPEC is also among the top 20 French universities and ranks third in France for its percentage of most cited publications. All these institutions offer a multidisciplinary environment and an international outlook.
Around the Genopole, the Southern Ile-de-France Hospital Center, and the universities and Grandes Ecoles, Grand Paris Sud offers cutting-edge training and specializations in "health, biotech and digital technology" spread over the region's three higher education centers: Sénart, Evry-Courcouronnes and Corbeil.
The advantage for students: a wide range of courses, from the baccalaureate to the doctorate and post-doctorate, in different fields, streams and specialties. This is a great opportunity to broaden the range of post-graduate study options.
At Grand Paris Sud, students can take advantage of the many solutions in place to move from one program to another or even to reorient themselves, and, for employees, to return to school. And for those who, after high school, want to work on their project or are still hesitating, Grand Paris Sud has solutions: visit the Campus Training page. In addition, almost every institution now offers work-study programs. Note that the region is home to two of the most important CFAs in the region: the CFA EVE (Centre universitaire de formation par alternance), which specializes in work-study programs in higher education, and the Faculté des Métiers de l'Essonne.
Culture is part of Grand Paris Sud’s DNA! Here, you will find a rich and quality cultural offer put forward by 2 national stages, 3 theaters and 7 concert halls. These proposals are completed by the programming of 10 cinemas. Every year, 3,000 cultural and sports events take place in the territory.
The training possibilities at Grand Paris Sud campus pave the way for subsequent studies in the region. This intensive training is an opportunity for postgraduate students who also look for job opportunities.
Grand Paris Sud is also a territory proud of its leading positions:
Recruitment opportunities are put into perspective!