Welcome to the PhITEM UFR website

Welcome to the PhITEM UFR website

Bâtiment C PhITEMOur Teaching and Research Unit (Unité de Formation et de Recherche / UFR) pools the majority of the Université Joseph Fourier’s strengths into three flagship scientific disciplines in the Grenoble area – Physics, Mechanics and Earth Sciences and Astronomy & Astrophysics.

Are you interested in a teaching or research career within these disciplines, or in an engineering career in their respective sectors of application (energy, electronics, telecoms, nanotechnologies, civil engineering, mechanical design and production, the environment, risk prevention, management of natural resources and instrumentation)? Get in touch and we will help you seize the opportunities of the worlds of today and tomorrow !

Key figures

  • 1100 students enrolled on three-year Bachelor’s and two-year Master’s
  • 3 Bachelor’s, 2 Professional Bachelor’s and 6 Master’s courses
  • 90 students on work/study apprenticeship courses
  • Over 100 international students hosted via exchange programmes
  • 250 researchers and research professors
  • 90 administrative and technical members of staff, 40 of whom work within the UFR’s joint departments