The Udice Group universities are characterised by their ambitions and the deep transformations they have embarked on, over the last 10 years, in order to fulfil their public service missions.
Udice is a group working for excellence in research, performance in higher education and the development of attractive innovation ecosystems in France and across Europe.
Udice is taking action to further strengthen the capacity of universities to positively and sustainably transform their environments. Udice’s missions are therefore focused on 4 key areas:
The Udice Group members share the same vision for strong, autonomous research universities acting together for:
students, including 70,000 international students
staff, including 33,800 academics and researchers
PhD students, representing nearly 50% of the total number of PhD students in France
bn total budget
technology transfer accelerators
of the most cited French publications worldwide
open access publications each year
jobs created or supported within the global economy
m of research contracts
bn of gross value added