PhD Student and International

Doctorat et international
Resolutely international with 47% of its doctoral students being foreigners, the Université Grenoble Alpes Doctoral College pays particular attention to welcoming and accompanying doctoral students at all stages of the process. Moreover, as a world-class university, the UGA develops research in cooperation with the whole world and intends to enable all its doctoral students to develop their collaborations.

International Partnerships

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The Doctoral College is developing its partnerships mainly in line with the dynamics initiated by UGA. It is implementing its strategy of structuring cotutelle collaborations in connection with the site's strategic partnerships at the European level, as well as in target or privileged areas in North America, Asia, South America or the French-speaking world.

Welcoming international PhD Students

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Welcoming international PhD students, who represent 47% of the doctoral population, is a priority.
Aware of the challenges faced by internationals, Université Grenoble Alpes has set up a dedicated service and online resources to help them prepare for their arrival and throughout their stay.

Joint Doctorate (Cotutelle)

Partenariats internationaux : thèses en cotutelles
The cotutelle thesis is a device that promotes the mobility of PhD students by developing scientific cooperation between French and foreign research teams. 

European Label

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Known as the “European Doctorate”, “European PhD” or “Doctor Europaeus”, the European doctorate label adds to the doctorate diploma the recognition of a European dimension.