Fostering research excellence
in EU Outermost Regions
University of French Guiana is a public establishment for Higher Education and Research. There are 2,034 students on two campuses: The French Guiana University Center (Troubiran campus) in Cayenne; The IUT (Bois-Chaudat campus) in Kourou. The higher teaching and education school as well as the common continuing education service are also located in Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni in different premises that are not grouped together on campus.
The Research is organized around four major research centers focused on Amazonian issues :