Grenoble Institute of Technology

Grenoble, France
The Grenoble Institute of Technology is one of Europe's leading technology universities, at the heart of innovation from more than a century.



The story began in the winter of 1892 when a young lecturer called Paul JANET launched the first public industrial electricity lecture in Grenoble. A few months later, after a very warm reception, several leading local industrialists and aristocrats pushed the science faculty to permanently establish an Electrical Engineering Institute in Grenoble...


Industrial Clusters

  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Information and Communication
  • Materials
  • Micro & nanotechnologies
  • Production Systems


Student services

No need to worry about finding the service you need. Whether it's sport, culture, clubs and societies... It is all laid on for you!

Housing services

Any student's first job is to find some accommodation. Grenoble Institute of Technology can help, thanks to its special relationship with the Houillle Blanche hall of residence.

Medical services

An occupational health department is available for staff in all areas related to working conditions (health, hygiene, occupational accident and disease risk protection).

Student Life

Campus life

Grenoble is a cultural hotbed, with many theatres and concept venues. If you are into sports, the mountains and lakes close to Grenoble provide many opportunities, which is why Grenoble has a reputation for outdoor pursuits.

Sports facilities

Sport may be part of your university curriculum, if agreed by your university and according to it's regulations. You may also just want to play for pleasure. For a flat yearly fee, you can use the SUAPS sports facilities (intervarsity sports department) at any time.

Student clubs

Over 30 student clubs and societies offer all sorts of activities and events. Whatever you are into, from sport, to culture, humanitarian action, leisure or entrepreneurship- there is something for you. At Grenoble Institute of Technology, participation to the life of clubs and societies is viewed as an integral part of training.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.