Other fundings

Other fundings

Doctoral Programs

Sorbonne Université offers interdisciplinary doctoral programs.

You can consult information about these programs here


CIFRE (for Conventions Industrielles de Formation par la Recherche) are Industrial Research Training Agreements that allow French 
companies that recruit a doctoral student in the framework of a collaboration with a public laboratory to be subsidized.

All information is available on the following link :

Do not hesitate to contact us and notify that you are involved into this process as a support letter may be required.

Professional activities

If you have a professional activity, you will have to provide a certificate of monthly salary equal to or higher than the amount of doctoral contract, that is, in 2023 : 2.044,12 € gross.

A letter of commitment fromt the employer stating that 50% of the working time will be devoted to the thesis will be required, according to the university charter.