Best Mathematics Universities in France

The 1st edition of Research.com ranking of top Mathematics universities is based on data collected from Microsoft Academic Graph on December 6th, 2021. Position in the ranking is based on a sum of D-index (Discipline H-index) values of all leading scientists affiliated with that university. D-index only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline. A leading scientist is a scholar with a D-index of at least 30 in an examined discipline. Show more

The ranking process involved a detailed examination of 166,880 researchers’ profiles from Microsoft Academic Graph. For the discipline of Mathematics, over 3,708 profiles were examined. Scientists from more than 715 institutions and affiliations were analyzed.

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from Microsoft Academic Graph, which is the most prominent and well-established bibliometric database of this type available to the scientific community.

A detailed definition of our research process can be found on our methodology page.

Please take into consideration that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation details featured on their Google Scholar profile.

World
National
University Details
Scholars
Σ Publications
Σ D-Index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.
9 World 1 National Université Paris Cité

Université Paris Cité

France
Scholars 24 3,074 Σ H-Index 932
36 World 2 National Institut Polytechnique de Paris

Institut Polytechnique de Paris

France
Scholars 13 1,661 Σ H-Index 497
41 World 3 National University of Paris-Saclay

University of Paris-Saclay

France
Scholars 12 1,447 Σ H-Index 451
55 World 4 National Federal University of Toulouse Midi-Pyrénées

Federal University of Toulouse Midi-Pyrénées

France
Scholars 7 1,369 Σ H-Index 351
73 World 5 National Paris Dauphine University

Paris Dauphine University

France
Scholars 7 960 Σ H-Index 284
78 World 6 National Collège de France

Collège de France

France
Scholars 3 675 Σ H-Index 275
88 World 7 National École Normale Supérieure

École Normale Supérieure

France
Scholars 6 823 Σ H-Index 241
93 World 8 National Aix-Marseille University

Aix-Marseille University

France
Scholars 6 726 Σ H-Index 230
102 World 9 National Sorbonne University

Sorbonne University

France
Scholars 5 759 Σ H-Index 205
150 World 10 National CY Cergy Paris University

CY Cergy Paris University

France
Scholars 4 346 Σ H-Index 145
155 World 11 National University of Bordeaux

University of Bordeaux

France
Scholars 4 401 Σ H-Index 139
205 World 12 National University of Burgundy

University of Burgundy

France
Scholars 3 314 Σ H-Index 107
206 World 13 National François Rabelais University

François Rabelais University

France
Scholars 3 354 Σ H-Index 106
253 World 14 National University of Lorraine

University of Lorraine

France
Scholars 2 310 Σ H-Index 87
271 World 15 National University of Montpellier

University of Montpellier

France
Scholars 2 208 Σ H-Index 81
279 World 16 National University of Rennes 1

University of Rennes 1

France
Scholars 2 220 Σ H-Index 77
286 World 17 National Grenoble Alpes University

Grenoble Alpes University

France
Scholars 2 254 Σ H-Index 74
288 World 18 National University of Nantes

University of Nantes

France
Scholars 2 404 Σ H-Index 73
310 World 19 National ParisTech

ParisTech

France
Scholars 2 423 Σ H-Index 67
324 World 20 National University of Strasbourg

University of Strasbourg

France
Scholars 2 318 Σ H-Index 64
357 World 21 National Paris 8 University

Paris 8 University

France
Scholars 1 216 Σ H-Index 59
371 World 22 National University of Technology of Troyes

University of Technology of Troyes

France
Scholars 1 110 Σ H-Index 53
398 World 23 National University of Angers

University of Angers

France
Scholars 1 225 Σ H-Index 45
405 World 24 National EDHEC Business School

EDHEC Business School

France
Scholars 1 151 Σ H-Index 44
446 World 25 National Université Gustave Eiffel

Université Gustave Eiffel

France
Scholars 1 88 Σ H-Index 40
466 World 26 National University Polytechnic Hauts-de-France

University Polytechnic Hauts-de-France

France
Scholars 1 252 Σ H-Index 37
479 World 27 National École Normale Supérieure de Lyon

École Normale Supérieure de Lyon

France
Scholars 1 96 Σ H-Index 37
483 World 28 National University of Perpignan

University of Perpignan

France
Scholars 1 228 Σ H-Index 36
507 World 29 National University of Poitiers

University of Poitiers

France
Scholars 1 178 Σ H-Index 34
510 World 30 National University of Lille

University of Lille

France
Scholars 1 162 Σ H-Index 34
515 World 31 National University of Paris-Est

University of Paris-Est

France
Scholars 1 128 Σ H-Index 34
517 World 32 National Gustave Eiffel University

Gustave Eiffel University

France
Scholars 1 120 Σ H-Index 34
537 World 33 National Université de Caen Normandie

Université de Caen Normandie

France
Scholars 1 71 Σ H-Index 33
573 World 34 National University of Clermont Auvergne

University of Clermont Auvergne

France
Scholars 1 98 Σ H-Index 31
579 World 35 National Université Côte d'Azur

Université Côte d'Azur

France
Scholars 1 69 Σ H-Index 31
615 World 36 National University of Picardie Jules Verne

University of Picardie Jules Verne

France
Scholars 1 78 Σ H-Index 30

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