CNRS Informatics in figures

CNRS Informatics currently supports the work of 10300 research actors. To provide them with the best possible environment, the Institute invests in the development of high-performance national, European and international research structures.

4470 engineers and technicians

(including 650 CNRS staff)

960 non-permanent staff

(including 480 CNRS staff)

4860 non-permanents

(including 3550 PhD students)

40 UMR

joint research units (UMR)


joint service units (UMS)

16 GdR

research networks (GdR)

CNRS Informatics has an international presence thanks to:


(International Research Laboratory)

10 IRP

(International Research Project)


(International Research Networks)

Since 2010, the Institute has enabled the creation of:

235 Start-up companies
20% of CNRS start-up companies come from CNRS Informatics

In laboratories linked to CNRS Informatics, there are:

102 ERC

ERC researchers (with European Research Council grants)