Entities

Panthéon-Assas University Paris II

Panthéon-Assas University Paris II

Nickname
Paris II
Entity Type
Location
Founding Date
1971

Panthéon-Assas University Paris II is a public university primarily focused on legal studies. Assas is often considered the top law school in France. Aside from law courses, Assas also offers degrees in journalism, economics, management, and political science. The university has 19,000 students enrolled.

  • Many members of the French political elite studied at the university, including recent French president Francois Hollande. 
  • The current president of Greece Prokopis Pavlopoulous is also a former student.
  • There are dozens of student societies based around sports, culture and much more at the university.