The University of Poitiers is a multidisciplinary university offering doctoral programs in all disciplines. The doctoral course of study at the University of Poitiers is administered by eight doctoral schools, thematic in nature and shared by all the universities belonging to the Léonard de Vinci System of Universities.
The doctoral schools comprise the College of doctoral schools of the University of Poitiers and ENSMA, which is competent for all their joint actions (Orientation and integration sessions of doctoral students, shared training sessions on research topics of common interest)
Doctoral dissertations online
The website Upthèses offers free access to doctoral dissertation defended at the University of Poitiers since January 1st, 2008. For each dissertation, a descriptive notice and the complete text in PDF format are available.