Programmes taught in english

Université de Rennes 1 offers study programmes taught in english, in the following areas of study : Law and Political Science, Economics, Management, Computer Sciences, Science

Amphitheater, Faculty of Economics, Rennes 1
  1. Bachelor programmes
  2. Master programmes
  3. International PhD programme

Bachelor programmes


Master programmes

Catalogue English-taught degrees 2020-2021


  • International Master in Public Finance (joint degree with Universities of Ribourg, Tampere, Piemontale Orientale, Mazaryk, Turin and Minho  
  • International MSc Biodiversity Ecology and Evolution 'IMABEE' (joint degree with universities of Vrije, Göttingen and Aarhus)  
  • MSc Ecology for Global Change (opening in september 2020)
  • MSc Functional, Behavioural and Evolutionary Ecology


International PhD programme

PhD students can obtain two doctorate degrees by carrying out a joint PhD degree officialised by an international convention, known as a cotutelle, signed by the PhD student, the PhD supervisors and the partner institutions.

Université de Rennes 1 has around 100 ongoing Joint PhD degrees with partners around the world. Each year, approximately 20 PhD students defend their thesis within this cotutelle scheme.

  • Biology and Health (Bologie et santé, BS)
  • Law and Political Science (Droit et Sciences Politiques, DSP)
  • Ecology, Geosciences, Food and Agronomy (Écologie Géosciences Agronomie Alimentation, EGAAL)
  • Education, Laguages, Interactions, Cognition (ELICC)
  • Mathematics and CITS (ELICC)
  • Matter, Molecules and Material (3M)
  • Engineering Sciences (Sciences Ppour l'Ingénieur, SPI)
  • Society, Time, Territories (STT)
  • Economic and Management sciences (Sciences Économiques et Sciences de Gestion, EDGE)