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With nearly 80,000 students, including 10,000 international students and 120 research structures linked to the largest research organisations (Inserm, CNRS, IRD, INRA, CEA, etc.) and its 12 doctoral schools, Aix-Marseille University is a considerable asset in the service of regional development and beyond.
The A*Midex University Foundation, which carries the French “Excellence Initiative”, contributes to the development of a world-class multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary higher education and research centre. Numerous successes within the French “Investments for the Future” programme attest to the dynamism of its research and training teams. Interdisciplinary and innovation are strong markers of its identity, both in terms of research and innovation.
Since its creation, Aix-Marseille University has been open to its environment and has deployed a bold policy of societal responsibility that has made it the leading French university in this field.
Aix-Marseille University is coordinating the European University “CIVIS, a European Civic University” with 7 partner universities across Europe. Based on the shared civic identities of its members, CIVIS brings together nearly 400,000 students and 55,000 staff together.