Institute of chemical Sciences


Institute of Chemical SciencesThe Chemistry Department at UR1 federates 12 internationally recognized research laboratories involved in European networks and provides them with all modern facilities. It promotes diversity, multidisciplinary approach, research/industry interface and international cooperation.
It brings together competence of 96 professors and assistant professors, 51 CNRS research scientists, 150 PhD and postdoctoral students and 60 Master students. 




Rennes is the major city of Brittany, a wonderful peninsula of high cultural and historic heritage. It is located 350 km west from Paris, to which it is connected within 2h via the high speed train (TGV). Rennes metropolis has 360,000 inhabitants, among them 60,000 students and 4,000 researchers.

Rennes1 University


The Science University of Rennes embraces all major scientific and technological fields. About 27,000 students study Life sciences, Geosciences, Environment, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Electronics, Computing, Information technologies and Economical sciences.

The campus is located in the City.