The American University of Paris
The American University of Paris means more than just providing an American-style education in Paris. Located in the heart of a hugely cosmopolitan and international city, we’re perfectly situated to help you embark upon your journey of discovery. You and your classmates, who will come, quite literally, from all over the planet, will benefit from the guidance of our first-rate faculty as you navigate our liberal arts curriculum. Whether you’re interested in exploring Paris through its museums and literature, examining human rights law, analyzing artificial intelligence, or studying the role of women in the French Renaissance, you’ll find the tools you’ll need for now and the future.
Your classes will revolve around dynamic classroom discussion and intensive student-faculty interaction. Your professors will be standouts in their fields, passionate about teaching and helping you expand your academic frontiers. You will find additional opportunities for learning through internships with our international partner institutions. Whether you critique paintings at the Louvre or investigate seed beetle relationships in our new lab, your AUP education will push you to question and invent. Thanks to study trips led by faculty experts, you’ll engage with the histories, perspectives, and contemporary realities of cultures and countries around the world. You can study art history in Rome, observe human rights law in the courts of Sarajevo and Belgrade, plunge into Fez’s bustling business center, or pick another one of our many offerings. We want you to keep exploring, in class and beyond.