Organization of international relations and contacts

Vice Presidency for International Relations

  • To define and direct the international strategy of the Université Savoie Mont Blanc in consultation with the International Relations Orientation Commission (CORI)

Vice President in charge of International Relations
Laurence Vignollet: vpri[at]

  • Francophonie: Nolwenn Le Pierres
  • Senghor Chair of the Francophonie: Frédéric Turpin

International Relations Orientation Commission (CORI)

  • to provide a forum for reflection and consultation on the institution's strategy for international relations, whatever the nature of these relations
  • to be a place for sharing experiences in this field
  • to develop a common vision and to make the political objectives of the institution and the projects of the components consistent
  • to facilitate the exchange of best practices and the emergence of projects common to the various components
  • to have a lever that allows the implementation of new projects in line with the institution's strategy via the annual call for international relations projects
  • propose, in accordance with the available budgetary envelopes and in compliance with them, the amounts and principles for awarding mobility grants
  • the president of the university, or his/her representative, the vice-president in charge of international relations (VPRI)
  • the Vice-Presidents research and academics
  • the international relations officers of the presidential team
  • the directors of the units of academics and research, schools and institutes or their representatives
  • the director of the USMB doctoral commission
  • the international relations relays of the components
  • the administrative heads of the components or their representatives
  • the Director General of Services
  • the Director of the International Relations Directorate (IRD)
  • the Director of the Directorate of Studies and Student Life (DEVE)
  • the Director of the Development, research and Valuation Directorate (DDRV)
  • a student designated by the Commission of the academics
  • a representative of the University Business Club

International Relations Department (DRI)

  • To implement the international policy of the USMB
  • Participate in the international influence of the institution through diversified partnerships
  • Encourage and support the creation of international courses at academics (double degrees, courses in English, etc.)
  • Promote student mobility by offering scholarships and facilitating the process
  • Providing a quality welcome to international audiences
  • Direction:
    • Administrative Manager of the DRI : Émilie Viret-Thasiniphone
      emilie.viret-thasiniphone[at], tel:
  • Partnerships Division
    • Coordination of international partnerships : Célia Mérias
      conventions.internationales[at], tel:
    • Referent for Europe : Lucille Farcy
      erasmus[at], tel:
    • Referent outside Europe : Dominique Cuccolo
  • Pole Outgoing mobility
    • Coordination of outgoing mobility : Florence Lubat
      outgoing.students[at], tel:
    • Management of outgoing mobility :
      • Gaëlle Avrillier : 83.67
      • Mathilde D'Harcourt Ø
      • Sylvie Calvelli : 91.39
      • Sylvain Lardinois: 91.41
      • Email : mobilite.*composante*.dri[at]*replace *composante* by iuta, iutc, iae, fd, polytech, scem as appropriate)
  • Pole Incoming mobility
    • Coordination of incoming mobility : Séverine Quilliet
      incoming.students[at], tel:
    • Welcoming international students : Marine Metayer
      international[at], tel:
    • ISEP student welcome : Sylvie Calvelli
      isep[at], tel:
    • Integration of international students : Estelle Delaude[at], tel:
  • Languages "ACCENTS" Unit
    • ACCENTS Coordination (language and certification centre) : Hanan El Khadir
      accents[at], tel:
    • School management : Agnès Gros
      contact.accents[a], tel:
    • Exam management and FLE certification : Audrey Genin
      certifications.accents[a], tel:
  • Support division
    • Administrative coordination and steering assistance : Morgane Mazeron
      support.dri[at], tel:
    • Operational support : Sylvain Lardinois
      support.dri[at], tel:

Savoie Mont Blanc University
International Relations Division
27 rue Marcoz
BP 1104
73011 Chambéry Cedex

DRI - Directorate & Poles Partnerships, Outgoing Mobilities, Support
27 rue Marcoz, 73000 Chambéry

How to get there

DRI - Incoming Mobilities, Languages "ACCENTS" Division
Building 14
18 rue Jean-Baptiste Richard, 73000 Jacob-Bellecombette

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Component IR relays

  • to act as a local relay within the components for the members of the university community in their internationalization projects
  • ensure a better flow of international information