Our strengths

A leading multidisciplinary campus

Certificates The wide portfolio of courses on offer can be divided into four main areas:
Arts, Humanities and Languages
Law, Economics and Management
Human and social sciences
Science, Technology, Health and  Engineering sciences

 

Wide-ranging academic excellence

Université Toulouse 1 Capitole © G. Fontagné UT1"L'Université de Toulouse" gather many reseacrh and Higher Education Institutions throughout the Midi-Pyrenees region. Over 120.000 students are enrolled in its 14 higher education member institutions.

Fifteen doctoral schools of high repute

Rentrée solennelle 2013The 15 Doctoral Schools of the Midi-Pyrenees region are part of the College Doctoral of "l'Université de Toulouse" . All together, over 5000 PhD students can carry out their studies thanks to the top-ranking training programms in an extensive range of subject areas and to complementary job-oriented seminars/workshops aimed to develop the skills required for a successful professional integration.

Outstanding and innovative research

researcherMidi-Pyrénées is the leading French region for research with 16.2 researchers for 1,000 salaried positions and 4.1% of GDP spent on research – around twice the European average1.

An attractive living environment

Saint Ferreol © D. VietSituated between the Mediterranean and the Atlantic, in the heart of Southern France and close to the Pyrenees mountain range, the Midi-Pyrenees region has long been a major crossroads in Europe. Attracting 15 000 newcomers every year, Toulouse, the capital of the region which has been fast growing both demographically and economically, boasts a particularly rich vibrant cultural and artistic heritage.

Student life in the city

© D. Avril, UTM 2011Many services and facilities are designed to help the students get easier access to accommodation (regional guarantee system),  benefit from cultural events, improve their language skills...

Major development projects

"L'Université de Toulouse" has received financial support from the French government and regional and local authorities for its future development. It has had two major bids accepted: Plan Campus and the Toulouse Excellence Initiative.

High quality facilities

"L'Université de Toulouse" boasts highly sophisticated facilities, including a library of around 2 million library documents and innovative digital support systems.

An international centre

Airbus A380 © Nguyen DaiMidi-Pyrénées has an international reputation for its cutting-edge aerospace, agronomic, health and economic research platforms. Over 11,000 students come from all over the world to pursue their studies at Toulouse and we provide international centres for resarch in a wide range of fields.

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GRASPING EUROPE

Toulouse Summer School in European Studies
from June 30th to July 18th, 2014
En savoir plus : Sciences Po Toulouse
contact : graspingeuropeatut-capitole [dot] fr

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csc china

TheChina Scholarship Council provides PhD scholarship to Chinese candidates who wish to be enrolled at the Université de Toulouse. For further information about the thesis proposals, please chek here: CSC Thesis.

CsF brazil

The Ciência sem Fronteira -CsF- is a brazlilan international funding program that provide scholarship to brazilian candidates enrolled in a PhD at Université de Toulouse. For further information about the thesis positions, please check here: CsF Thesis.