Top class, well-structured research

Aix-Marseille University provides a major contribution to the knowledge economy and the dissemination of knowledge. AMU’s research agenda, pursued in collaboration with the major French research institutions, is driven by a strong ambition to develop research on the Aix-Marseille site.

Key figures for research :

  • 130 research facilities in total
  • 117 research units
  • 13 federative structures linked to the largest organizations (INSERM, CNRS, IRD, INRA, CEA, etc.)
  • 4,600 professors and researchers
  • 12 doctoral schools
  • 3,650 PhD students


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