International Researcher Office

International Researcher OfficeThe International Researcher Office is the point of contact for foreign scientists who arrive at Université Bretagne Sud and research teams that host them.

The International Researcher Office facilitates the necessary procedures for visiting researchers, lecturers, post-docs, doctoral students and master trainees hosted at UBS.

Its remit is:

  • To facilitate the necessary procedures for the arrival of foreign visiting researchers, Masters trainees, PhD students, post-doctoral fellows and lecturer-researchers hosted by the University of South Brittany
  • To support foreign researchers in preparations for their stay and their move to South Brittany
  • To provide advice and respond to queries from foreign researchers and the personnel of the University of South Brittany responsible for hosting them
  • To provides an interface between foreign researchers, laboratories, components, central services and institutional partners of the university
  • To monitor and coordinate the administrative paperwork for foreign researchers


Receiving reseearchers and foreign doctoral students 

Receiving international researchers (academics, researchers, doctoral and post-doctoral students) constitutes a major element in the strategy of achieving an international dimension.

The Research & Partnership Office (SRP) supports international research activities through the International Researcher Office (IRO), operating to receive foreign scientists and encourage doctoral student mobility through setting up specific mechanisms.