Academic fields

At Université de Rennes 1, you can train in one of 19 faculties, schools and institutes in various academic fields.

Université de Rennes 1, Villejean Campus
  1. Economics, Law and Management
  2. Engineering, Physics and Chemistry
  3. Life Sciences and Health
  4. Mathematics and Computer Science
  5. Earth Sciences and Environment
  6. Philosophy
  7. Journalism and communication

The university is made up of 4 institutes of technology, 10 faculties, 2 management schools, 2 engineering schools and a scientific observatory.

University Institutes of Technology (IUT) provide technical and short-term vocational training (two or three year courses) focusing on business, industry or services. Training often includes work placements in companies.

In the university faculties, you can study up to 8 years, from a bachelor's degree to a doctorate, and schools of engineering and management offer students five-year courses.

There are of course links between the different elements of the university.

Economics, Law and Management

Faculty of Law and Political Science
Faculty of Economics
IGR - IAE Graduate school of management
IPAG Public administration school
IUT Rennes
IUT Saint-Malo
IUT Saint-Brieuc

Engineering, Physics and Chemistry

Faculty of Science and Properties of Matter
ENSSAT School of Applied science and technology
ESIR School of Engineering
ISTIC Faculty of Computer Science and Electronics
IUT Rennes
IUT Saint-Brieuc
IUT Saint-Malo
IUT Lannion

Life Sciences and Health

Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Dentistry
Faculty of Life Sciences and Environment

Mathematics and Computer Science

Faculty of Mathematics
ISTIC Faculty of Computer Science and Electronics

Earth Sciences and Environment

Faculty of Life Sciences and Environment
OSUR Scientific Observatory of Rennes

Philosophy

Faculty of Philosphy

Journalism and communication

IUT Lannion