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Annecy University Institute of Technology

The University Institute of Technology boasts an exceptional environment as it is situated on a beautiful hillside overlooking Lake Annecy. Between Lyon and Grenoble, bordering on both Italy and Switzerland, close to Germany, the Rhône-Alpes region is at the heart of Europe.

Short Courses

Business & Management (1)

About

History

In 1973, the University Institute of Technology of Annecy-le-Vieux (IUT Annecy) opens its doors and inaugurates the path of a fruitful development bi-departmental. Finally, by the decree of June 27, 1979, the CUS officially becomes the University of Chambéry with the name of use "University of Savoy". 

Education

Today, we are delighted to welcome some 2,800 students united by the same values: quality, interpersonal skills, open-mindedness and well-being. Since its creation, Annecy UIT has allowed students to acquire genuine technical skills, to learn how to be flexible and work in teams, to evolve and be able to integrate in any circumstances. 

Research

The research is carried out by recognized laboratories, labeled and distinguished, actors of close partnerships with large organizations (CNRS, CEA, INRA), international organizations (CERN) or other structures (INES, Institute of the Mountain) also at the cutting edge of innovation . 

Researchers are strongly involved in a few areas that support territorial dynamics: mountain, mechatronics, the sectors of organizations, tourism, image and energy. With physics, they contribute to the visibility of the Savoie Mont Blanc University in niches where its reputation is internationally recognized.

Career

The IUT of Annecy apart from a knowledge that it brings to its students, on the basis of national programs, has for mission to bring to each student a know-how by multiplying the opportunities to implement the data theories taught to them through guided works, practical work, internships and projects.

Services

Student services

The service of the schooling of the IUT has for mission to ensure the reception of the students and the follow-up of their university life. 

Housing services

Four possibilities for accommodation:

  • housing in the city (student housing center),
  •  intergenerational housing,
  •  student residences,
  •  young workers' homes.

Medical services

The  Department of Preventive Medicine is open to students enrolled at Savoie Mont Blanc University and consultations are free. According to their needs, students can consult a nurse, a doctor, a psychologist or a social worker. A secretariat makes it possible to make an appointment. The confidentiality of the interviews is guaranteed by professional secrecy.

Student Life

Campus life

The IUT student enjoys the many benefits offered by the university campus as well as a privileged location. The IUT is located at the foot of the mountains, on the hill of Annecy-le-Vieux overlooking Lake Annecy, and enjoys an exceptional site.

The city of Annecy enjoys an ideal setting, which allows winter and summer to enjoy recreation and sport thanks to the lake (a few hundred meters from the IUT) and the surrounding mountains (ski resorts half a hour drive). In addition to sports activities, you can also enjoy the many cultural and recreational activities offered by the agglomeration of Annecy.

Sports facilities

The Sports Department of the Savoie Mont Blanc University (SUAPS) offers sports activities to students and staff of the Savoie Mont Blanc University. 

Throughout the year you will have the opportunity to make outdoor trips supervised by teachers of Suaps (hiking, downhill skiing, via ferrata, climbing ...) but also training on several days (kayak course, sailing, tennis ...) and also sports nights (night volleyball, badminton, handball).

You can follow the lessons for your personal hobbies or play sports in qualifying training (allows to obtain ECTS).

Student clubs

Internships, music, theatre, or cinema the USMB associations offer you a lot of cultural activities on your campuses.

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