Working at the UT

Are you planning to join the University of Tours, or have you just been assigned to one of the University of Tours' laboratories as a doctoral student or researcher on a university contract?

Formalities, contacts, practical advice: on this page you will find useful information about preparing your stay. These elements will help you to better understand your professional mobility with us.

Located in the heart of the cities of Tours and Blois, the University of Tours has placed education, innovation, professionalisation and student success at the heart of its project for 50 years. With seven departments, two technical institutes and a polytechnic engineering school, it offers the advantages of multidisciplinarity to its 30,000 students. Open to the world, the University of Tours is resolutely international. To this end, it is actively involved in promoting cooperation and exchanges between countries. Its 36 research units are accredited and recognised at national and international level: the University of Tours is thus the leading public research institution in the Centre-Val de Loire region and makes Tours the regional capital of higher education and research.

Join the University of Tours and become part of a community committed to student success and research excellence.


In order to facilitate your professional mobility, the UT Human Resources Department provides you with useful contacts and links.