), often referred as Paris-Dauphine
is a public research and higher education institution in Paris
. Its complete name is Universtiy of technology in sciences of organisation and decision-making of Paris-Dauphine
(Université de technologie en sciences des organisations et de la décision de Paris-Dauphine
). Dauphine was founded as a faculty of economic and management sciences in 1968
in the former NATO
headquarters in Western Paris. Since its creation, Paris-Dauphine University has enjoyed considerable autonomy in terms of scientific and teaching innovations, and in the process has developed creating the strong identity which today unites its teachers, researchers, administrative staff and students.
, Dauphine was granted the status of grand établissement
by the French Ministry for Higher Education. With this status, the admissions process is selective, not only for its Masters but also for its first year students. It also allowed the University to consolidate an ambitious project based on a coherent range of selective, vocationally oriented courses. While giving the University new freedom in its actions, this status strengthens it in its essential academic objectives: development and valorisation of research, initial training and continuing education. Beside, some laboratories are located at the university as the Lamsade
Dauphine is ranked among the best business schools in......