CIRAD’s researchers are heavily involved in PhD and post-doc training. CIRAD has close links with doctoral schools at higher education establishments in tropical and Mediterranean countries and in France. Training through research lies at the heart of our remit.
Welcoming interns, partners and PhD students
Internships at CIRAD
CIRAD welcomes some 450 interns a year. This concerns every field of our scientific activity, as well as our support services (IT, human resources, etc.).
- 450 interns a year
- 24% of interns are nationals of countries other than France
- 28% complete their internship in a French overseas department or region
There are no internships on offer at present.
How to apply
You can send an unsolicited application to the research units or support services for which you may be suitable.
- Support services
Applications for internships must be made several months in advance, to enable processing.
Under our cooperation agreements and research projects, we welcome around 130 new partners each year for varying lengths of time, from a few weeks to several years.
Building strategic partnerships is fundamentally important for CIRAD: research in partnership is a source of synergies between science and cooperation with tropical and Mediterranean countries, open to a wide range of stakeholders.