Paris Dauphine University
|Type||Grand établissement (EPSCP)|
|Affiliation||PSL Paris Sciences et Lettres , Conférence des grandes écoles|
Paris Dauphine University (French: Université Paris-Dauphine), often referred to as Paris Dauphine or Dauphine is a public research and higher education institution in Paris, France. Dauphine was founded as a faculty of economics and management in 1968 in the former NATO headquarters in Western Paris, in the XVIth arrondissement. It belongs to the Conférence des Grandes écoles.
Dauphine is renown for its teaching in finance, economics, law, finance and mathematics and business strategy. Dauphine is a selective university with the status of a 'major establishment' (Grand Etablissement): this unique legal status within the French higher education system allows Dauphine to make an entrance selection of its students. On average, 90 to 95% of the accepted students received either high distinctions or the highest distinctions at their French High School National Exam results (Examen National du Baccalauréat).
Founded in 1968, Dauphine has been specialized in the organization and decision sciences: Management, Economics, Law, Political Science, Sociology, Applied Mathematics, Management Information Systems and Languages.
In 2009, Université Paris-Dauphine obtained the EQUIS accreditation (European Quality for Improvement System) awarded by the European Foundation for Management Development.
In 2011, Université Paris-Dauphine becomes officially recognized as one of the 16 partners and co-founders of Paris Sciences et Lettres.
Dauphine’s international relations cover:
- Paris Dauphine University is also present in Tunis through the Tunis-Dauphine Institute.
- 180 agreements with more than 40 countries, including New York University in the USA, the University of Toronto and McGill in Canada, UCL and LSE in the UK, the University of Hong Kong in Hong Kong, National Chengchi University in Taiwan, Bologna University in Italy and Humboldt-Universitat-zu Berlin in Germany.
- 6 joint diplomas with two universities:
- 24.9% international students enrolled in various programmes or diplomas in 2004/2005, including several students from Latin America, Eastern Europe and Asia.
Some notable Professors of Dauphine such as Professor Pierre-Louis Lions (Fields Medal in 1994), Professor Witold Litwin (inventor of linear hashing and fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery in France).
- 2015: 5th business school of France according to Eduniversal ranking
- 2010: 4th best alumni network according to the Challenges magazine-Who's Who ranking (ENA, Polytechnique, HEC, Dauphine)
- 2016: 1st best Master 2 in Finance according to Best-Masters.com 
- 2016: 4th best Master 2 in Business law according to Best-Masters.com 
- 2008: 6th business school in France (ESSEC, HEC, ESCP EUROPE, Sciences Po, EM LYON, Dauphine)
- 2014: 36th best university in the world for producing millionnaires
- 2013: 23rd best university in the world in "Mathematics" according to the Shanghai ranking
- 2012: 18th best university in the world in "Mathematics" according to the Shanghai ranking
- 2011: 18th best university in the world in "Mathematics" according to the Shanghai ranking
- 2010: 97th/1000 business school of the world according to eduniversal ranking
- 2008: 64th university in the world according to the Ecole Supérieure des Mines de Paris ranking
- Jacques Aigrain, ex-Chairman of Swiss Re
- Thierry Aimar, French economist, specialist of the Austrian School of economics and history of economic thought
- Régis Arnoux : CEO and Founder of Catering International Services
- Audrey Azoulay
- Diane Barrière-Desseigne : ex-CEO of Groupe Lucien Barrière
- Olivier Blanchard, International Monetary Fund chief economist
- Yannick Bolloré, Chairman of Bolloré Media
- Bruno Bonnell, ex-Chairman of Infogrames
- Christophe Chenut : ex-CEO of Lacoste
- Elie Cohen (économiste), French economist
- Michel Combes : CEO of Alcatel-Lucent, ex-CEO of TDF
- Claude Czechowski : ex-CEO of CSC EMEA South & West
- Philippe Dupont : ex-Chairman of BPCE
- Nicolas Dupont-Aignan, French politician, deputy and president of Arise the Republic
- Jean-Luc Gérard, Chairman of Ford France
- Arnaud Lagardère, Chairman of Lagardère and of the Board of Directors of EADS
- Alessandrina Lerner (Sandrine Cornet), author
- Marc Levy, author
- Ignacio Arbesú, Mexican researcher Professor
- Hervé Mariton : French politician, Deputy and former Minister
- Roland Minnerath : Archbishop of Dijon (France)
- Thierry Morin, ex-Chairman of Valeo
- Raymond Ndong Sima : First Minister of Gabon
- Hervé Novelli : French politician, Deputy and former Minister
- François Pierson, Chairman of AXA France
- Bernard Ramanantsoa : Chairman of HEC Paris
- Geoffroy Roux de Bézieux : Entrepreneur, founder of The Phone House
- Jean-Michel Severino, ex CEO of the French Development Agency
- Jean-Marc Sylvestre, French journalist
- Nassim Nicholas Taleb, author of "Fooled by randomness" and "Black Swan"
- Jean Tirole, Economist, recipient of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 2014 and author of "The Theory of Corporate Finance, Princeton University Press 2006"
- Cédric Villani, Mathematician, awarded the Fields Medal in 2010
- Boni Yayi, President of the Republic of Benin
- John Campbell, professor of economics at Harvard University
- Ronald Fagin, computer scientist at IBM Almaden Research Center
- Eleanor Fox, professor at New York University
- Jim Gray, computer scientist and Turing award winner
- Olivier Hart, professor of economics at Harvard University
- Paul Joskow, professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Ehud Kalai, professor at Northwestern University and author of Kalai-Smorodinsky model
- Hayne Ellis Leland, professor at University of California, Berkeley
- Henry Mintzberg, professor of management at McGill University
- Edmund Phelps, professor at Columbia University and author of golden rule savings rate
- Myron Scholes, economist and author of Black-Scholes model and Nobel prize
- Robert J. Shiller, professor of finance at Yale School of Management
- Helmut Siekmann, professor at University of California, Berkeley
- Tom Snijders, professor at Nuffield College, Oxford and at the University of Groningen
- Herbert Spohn, professor at the Technical University Munich
- Melchior Wathelet, Belgian politician
Notes and references
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on July 29, 2015. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
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