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Univ. Grenoble Alpes, university of innovation

Univ. Grenoble Alpes, one of the major scientific sites in France, is the integrated university that regroups higher education and research stakeholders in Grenoble.

Univ. Grenoble Alpes enjoys significant international recognition in many scientific areas, as shown by international rankings, its “highly cited scientists” and ERC grants.

Univ. Grenoble Alpes benefits from its proximity to large European instruments (ESRF, ILL, EMBL, IRAM, EMFL) and to the CERN. At the heart of the economic development of the Grenoble Alpes urban area, it contributes to the close articulation of higher education, research and the economic sector. Grenoble ranks 5th in the world amongst the most innovative cities (Forbes 2013 ranking).

Surrounded by mountains, its campus offers a high quality of life and study. With 9,000 international students and more than 8,000 visiting researchers from all over the world every year, Univ. Grenoble Alpes has an unquestionably international outlook.