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International mobility

Each year, INRA welcomes more than 1500 foreign researchers and students in its research units. Offers are put online regularly on the website jobs.inra.fr. Besides, the new website "PhD in France" gathers offers open to English-speaking foreign students.

Staff working in a research © BEAUCARDET William
By Julie Cheriguene
Updated on 03/21/2017
Published on 08/06/2013

Different types of funding enable INRA to host PhD students and postdoctoral fellows so that they can pursue their training as well as experienced scientists who come to participate in scientific projects of excellence. There are also possibilities of funding for INRA students and researchers to work in research units in other countries.

>>> See current offers (in French)

The website PhD in France gathers offers in France that are open to English-Speaking foreign students. It allows posting ads (for recruiters) and browsing offers for PhD.

Some embassies also propose their own system of funding. For more information, you can consult the embassy websites >>> see the list of countries

AgreenSkills

AgreenSkills mobility programme. © INRA
© INRA
The AgreenSkills programmes promote the international mobility of young and experienced researchers through incoming and outgoing fellowships. In all disciplinary fields and regardless of nationality, they offer attractive hosting and recruitment conditions. A new call for applications is currently open until 28 April 2017.
> Find out more on offers and conditions

Adhesion to the European Charter for Researchers

INRA committed to an ambitious HR strategy

Logo « HR excellence in Research ». © INRA
© INRA
As one of the leading agricultural research organisations in Europe, INRA places construction of the European Research Area and its attractiveness to young researchers among its priorities. INRA is the first French research organisation to have received the “HR Excellence in Research” label, awarded by the European Commission in recognition for its human resources policy.
> Find out more