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 University of Poitiers offers to its social and economic partners the expertise of 16 technological platforms, in order to answer the needs of small- and medium-sized businesses and industries and larger industrial groups as well.
On September 22nd, 2017, the board of Governors of the University of Poitiers unanimously approved the adoption of the principles of of the European Charter for Researchers and the recognition of Frascati’s definition of the researcher and of the research community.
The University of Poitiers is one of the institutions which have signed the national charter of deontology for the research professions adopted in January 2015 by the Conference of University Presidents and all the national institutions in charge of research.