Research Facts and Figures

  • 15 reputed Research Units and 1 research team en emergence : 9 Research Units affiliated with the Faculty of Sciences and Technology including 4 UMRs, 6 Research Units affiliated with Humanities, Law, Economics, and Management including 1 UMR and one research team in Applied Mechanics for the School of Engineering.
  • € 3.6 million annual research budget
  • € 1.7 million budget allocated to the Department of Research, Doctoral Studies, and Development (DREDV) in 2013
  • 299 researchers and professors/researchers as of September 30th 2013
  • 55 guest researchers
  • 3 Doctoral Schools (ED) : ED 509 “Comparative Euro-Mediterranean Civilisations and Societies”, ED 548 : “Sea and Sciences”, and ED 461 “ Law and Political Science” affiliated with Montpellier
  • 1 Collège des Études Doctorales (CED)
  • 282 doctoral students (2012-2013)
  • 27 PhD Vivas in 2012
  • 200 research contracts, services, projects, joint theses per year
  • 21 patents filed