Organization of international relations and contacts

Vice Presidency for International Relations

  • Define and direct the international strategy ofUniversité Savoie Mont Blanc in consultation with the International Relations Steering Committee (CORI)

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

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 enables 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
  • Management:
    • DRI Administrative Manager: Émilie Viret-Thasiniphone
      emilie.viret-thasiniphone[at], tel:
  • Partnerships Division
    • Coordination of international partnerships : Célia Mérias
      conventions.internationales[at], tel:
    • European referent: 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 "reception
    • Coordination of incoming mobility : Séverine Quilliet
      incoming.students[at], tel:
    • Reception of international students: Amandine Bouchet
      international[at], tel:
    • Integration of international students: Nina Soufi[at], tel:
    • Reception of ISEP students: Sylvie Calvelli
      isep[at], tel:
  • ACCENTS" Language Centre
      • Coordination ACCENTS (language and certification centre): Elisabeth Juin
        accents[at], tel:
      • School management: Agnès Gros
        contact.accents[at], tel:
      • Exam management and FLE certification: Audrey Genin
        certifications.accents[at], tel:
  • Support Division
    • Administrative coordination and steering assistance: Morgane Mazeron
      support.dri[at], tel:
    • Operational support: Sylvain Lardinois
      support.dri[at], tel:
    • Cross-border projects: Maïlys Jean
      transfrontalier[at], tel:
    • Indicators and specific mobility follow-up: Elodie Hureau
      mobilite-unita[at], tel:
  • UNITA cluster 
    • Project manager: Amandine Fleurier[at], tel:
    • Outreach and Communications Officer: Viktoriya Velychkina[at], tel:
    • Events Coordinator: Bérénice Fuertes[at], tel:

Université Savoie Mont Blanc
International Relations Department
27 rue Marcoz
BP 1104
73011 Chambéry Cedex

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

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DRI - Incoming Mobility Centre "Welcome Centre", Language Centre "ACCENTS
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

UNITA Universitas Montium

Work Packages :

  • WP1 - Management and coordination : Laurence Vignollet
  • WP2 - Teaching and Education : Marx Chhay
  • WP3 - Multilingualism : Fabrice De Poli
  • WP4 - Research and Innovation focusing on rural and mountain territories Laurence Vignollet
  • WP5 - Inter University Campus Contact : Sorana Cimpan
  • WP6 - Mobility 4 all Sandrine Gruffaz, Marion Arnaud
  • WP7 - Highlander perspective of European identity WP7 : Anne-Sophie Nardelli
  • WP8 - Sustainability and Dissemination WP8 : Viktoriya Velychkina

UNITA Office :

  • Project Manager: Amandine Fleurier
  • Outreach and Communications Officer: Viktoriya Velychkina
  • Event Coordinator: Bérénice Fuertes