Université de Nantes' international strategy


The international strategy of Université de Nantes aims to :

  • develop international programs
  • set up and participate in european and international higher education and research networks
  • increase student and researcher incoming and outgoing mobility at Master and Doctoral levels
  • promote Francophone programs

The University Council for International Relations was created in June, 2004 as a consultative council that advises on international policy and activities. It coordinates and manages international development of the three main missions of the university : education, research and culture.


Welcome and services


The International Office of Université de Nantes welcomes you to the Maison des Echanges Internationaux et de la Francophonie

We are located in Nantes city centre : 15, chaussée de la Madeleine


Opening hours

Monday to Friday
9am-12am and 1.30pm-5pm

Closed on monday morning, and bank holidays
Exceptional Closure : October 19 and October 31, 2016




Student mobility

Exchange programs, internships, teaching assistantships, financial grants...  Get ready for moving !

Application process, exchange programs and individual mobility, French courses : all the information you need to prepare your arrival

Staff mobility

Mobility programs for academic and non-academic staff, Grants, Euraxess network...
Chercheurs étrangers à Nantes Association, Maison des Chercheurs étrangers in Nantes (accomodation), Euraxess Network in Pays de la Loire...

International projects development

International grants and calls for proposals, proposals and project management counsulting, international promotion

International cooperation grants from the University Council for international relations, Mobility grant for scientific symposium abroad