Université Grenoble Alpes is part of a long tradition of international cooperation covering the five continents and totalling more than 650 partnerships in 150 countries, in research and education, with targeted strategic partnerships in Europe and the rest of the world.
The student experience on its campuses is in fact intercultural thanks to the 9,000 international students welcomed each year, representing nearly 180 nationalities. In addition, Université Grenoble Alpes's numerous cooperation networks provide access to all forms of mobility around the world for students, researchers and lecturers and staff.

Moreover, Grenoble Alpes area is also resolutely turned towards the international scene. For instance, numerous international companies are based here, with 39% of industrial jobs under foreign flags.

Strategic partnerships

Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA) has long developed privileged academic relations with renowned universities.
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Promotion of french-speaking communities

Since its creation, Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA) has been committed to the promotion of cultural and scientific French-speaking communities.


Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA) adopts a proactive approach to enrollment in university networks and becomes a driving force by capitalizing on existing international collaborations.
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Refugee support

A refugee committee was set up five years ago on the Grenoble site, bringing together all actors who participate in the reception of exiled students, doctoral students or researchers.
Published on  July 15, 2020
Updated onJanuary 8, 2021