Key figures

3,000 scientists on our campuses, 102 million euros specifically allocated (i.e. 35% of the institution's annual budget): key figures for research at the Université de Rennes 1.

30 research units under the joint supervision of the University of Rennes 1

  • 22 Units associated with large organisations (73% of units)
    • 21 UMR
      • 13 UR1/CNRS
      • 1 UR1/CNRS/INRIA
      • 5 UR1/INSERM
      • 1 UR1/INSERM/INRA
      • 1 INRA
    • 1 ERL
      • 1 UR1/INSERM/INRIA
  • 7 UR : research units
    • 4 UR1, 1 UR1/INSA, 1 1 UR1/UR2, 1 UR1/U Nantes
  • 1 team associated to a UMR of the Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle (MNHN)
  • 1 IRL (International Research Laboratory)
  • 20 IRP (International Research Project)
  • 4 Federative Structures
  • 9 Co-accredited doctoral schools

Research support structures

  • 4 Laboratories of excellence (LABEX)
  • 8 Joint laboratories
  • 2 University hospital federations (FHU)
  • 1 Clinical Investigation Centre (CIC) - (CHRU - Université de Rennes1 - INSERM)
  • 3 Mixed service units (UMS)
  • 2 federations of scientific interests (FIS)
  • 48 research platforms
  • 3 Fields stations
  • 5 Museum or scientific and technical information structures
  • 26 Research groups (GDR) (cooperative programme research)
    • 20 Scientific Interest Groups (GIS)
    • 6 IRN (International Networks)