Discover the USMB

With 15,000 students, a rich and multidisciplinary offer of academics and 18 internationally recognised research laboratories,Université Savoie Mont Blanc (Chambéry) is an institution on a human scale which combines proximity to its territories and a wide opening to Europe and the world.

Between Geneva, Turin, Lyon and Grenoble, on the borders of Switzerland and Italy, with the unfailing support of the communities that gave birth to it, it is a territorial, regional and cross-border player, a major player in social, economic and cultural development.

It offers both short (University Diplomas, University Diplomas in Technology) and long (Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate and also Engineering Diplomas) courses, whether academics initial, academics continuous, work-study or Validation of Acquired Experience (VAE), on site or at a distance.

On its three campuses, Annecy, Le Bourget-du-Lac and Jacob-Bellecombette,Université Savoie Mont Blanc offers particularly attractive study conditions in the heart of an exceptional environment. Everywhere, in this structured multipolarity, students find personalised follow-up, support in the definition and development of their personal projects and the assets to succeed in their integration into working life. Each and every one of them will appreciate, in their quest and according to their pathways, competence, requirement, relevance, recognition and resonance.

TheUniversité Savoie Mont Blanc has been able to forge close and constructive links with local and regional socio-economic players, and beyond, which today make it a key element of the Rhône-Alpes dynamic.

Research is carried out by recognised, accredited and distinguished laboratories, which are involved in close partnerships with major organisations (CNRS, CEA, INRA), international organisations (CERN) or other structures (INES, Institut de la Montagne) which are also at the cutting edge of innovation. Our researchers are strongly involved in a few fields that accompany territorial dynamics: mountains, mechatronics, the sectors of organisations, tourism, image and energy. Together with physics, they contribute to the visibility ofUniversité Savoie Mont Blanc in areas where its reputation is internationally recognised.

Cultural entity, of academics and of value creation(s) anchored on its history and federating, thanks to the woven cooperations, resources for today and tomorrow, our university invests in the academic excellence of its multidisciplinary training, the personalized supervision, the quality research , the innovation, the opening on the world and the international exchanges, the infrastructures, the cultural and associative vitality, that, for the only cause which is worth, which is the human one.

Through the commitment and mobilisation of all its staff, between Savoie and Mont-Blanc, the university has a single ambition: to work towards personal success and to contribute to the best possible integration of its students into the knowledge society of the 21st century.