University

Anchored on its territory, multidisciplinary and open to the international, Université Grenoble Alpes brings together the main public higher education institutions of Grenoble and Valence.
In association with the national research organisations and the international research facilities present on its territory, it builds its research and innovation policy on a global scale.
As a driving force for progress and a laboratory for initiatives, it acts with its many partners to accompany the evolution of society.
 

campusAbout us

Université Grenoble Alpes is a major player in higher education and research in France. UGA is firmly rooted in its region, while prioritizing its international engagements in the search to expand scientific knowledge and cultural understanding.
 

governance Structure and governance

The university presidency is composed of the president, who is the director of the university, and the vice-presidents and policy officers, who assist the president in his or her functions.
 

values Values

The mission and vision of UGA were elaborated in both a close and long-term perspective, with three main objectives.
 

projects Flagship projects

The world-class research programs at UGA boost hundreds of selected projects for more than a billion Euros in direct funding.
 

Global partnerships Global partnerships

Université Grenoble Alpes enjoys a wide network of international partners on all continents.
 

Key figures UGA, a quick overview

From the number of students and staff to key international rankings and awards, UGA rivals some of the world's most prestigious universities.
 

working Working at UGA

Université Grenoble Alpes is the second largest employer in greater Grenoble.
 

Grenoble Our ecosystem

Grenoble consistently ranks among the world’s top most innovative cities. With a very high ratio of patents per inhabitants, the city relies on a unique and efficient system of innovation and knowledge transfer.
 
Published on  January 30, 2020
Updated onSeptember 22, 2020