PhD Positions at The French National Institute for Research in Computer Science and Control (INRIA) - France

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INRIA proposes young scientists a PhD in one of its research teams.

Priority will be given to candidates with mobility background and to topics pertaining to the Institute’s priority themes.


You have a degree in computer science, automatic control or scientific computing equivalent to the French research master, you are planning to become a researcher in an academic environment, or, after training through research, to join a company or create one?

Join INRIA for a PhD

INRIA is at the leading edge of research and its scientific themes are innovative.

You can meet there scientists of international stature or work with them. Novel ideas are considered with interest.

INRIA maintains special relations with industry and fosters the emergence of startups founded by its research scientists (80 such companies founded in 20 years).

At least 80 different nationalities are present at INRIA and activities are regularly organized in order to ease the integration of newcomers.

The ambiance is relaxed and everyone can contribute to the social life of the community.

Proposed PhD topics in the research units:

  • Communicating system
  • Cognitive systems
  • Symbolic systems
  • Numerical systems
  • Biological systems
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