Nantes Université offers a university model that is unique in France by uniting a university (University of Nantes), a university hospital (Nantes Université Hospital), a technological research institute (IRT Jules Verne), a national research organisation (Inserm) and three schools (Centrale Nantes, Nantes Saint-Nazaire School of Fine Arts, Nantes School of Architecture).
The comprehensive and multi-disciplinary university boasts 43,000 students in technology, humanities and sciences. It has a strong focus on excellence in teaching and research and two fields of priority in health and industry of the future. Nantes Université is ranked amongst the top 200 universities that contribute the most actively to sustainable development objectives addressed by the United Nations (THE university impact rankings) and amongst the top 100 Reuters ranking for Europe most innovative universities.
Prof. Isabelle Richard (Vice-President for Europe and International)
Prof. Olivier Grasset (Vice-President for Research and Open Science)
Elise Lindner (Project Coordinator)
Maxence Boutet (Project Manager)
Dr. Sandra Lepeltier (Project Manager - Research training academy)