The challenges of understanding matter and life: mathematics, the science of infinite scale and infinite speed, neuroscience, complex systems.Society's major problems: state and future of the environment, natural and industrial risk, biodiversity, genetics, medical research and health.Technological and industrial needs: embedded systems, space technology, IT and automation, chemical engineering, new materials, aeronautics, biotechnologies, pharmacology, nanotechnologies.Université Paul Sabatier research policy is supported by the following structures:
A students' preparation to becoming a professional is part of a journey that begins for a sixth-form pupil and continues on into his or her first steps at the University. The goal of this journey is a graduate's first job within a company. Naturally, the different procedures applied in this approach are transferable throughout a graduate's life.
Accommodation offers from private landlords (rooms, studios, and apartments that are well located for UPS students).
The UPS Joint Document Service (Service commun de la documentation - SCD) consists of:
Inter-university Service for Preventive Medicine and Promoting Health:
The Inter-university Service for Preventive Medicine and Promoting Health sees students at its three Toulouse Centres and at centres at satellite sites.
More than 50 associations are active at UPS in all fields, providing opportunities for you to get involved and express yourself. Don't hesitate to make contact and contribute your ideas or start your own association.