Grenoble and innovation

Grenoble Greater City area and Innovation

Grenoble greater city area in figures

  • 2nd French regional research center
  • Metropole French Tech: French Tech in the Alps Grenoble
  • 23 000 public and private researchers
  • 8 national research organizations
  • 5 major European instruments
  • 1 of the 8 French cities where you can create your start-up (Capital Magazine, 2017)
  • More than 500 start-up created since 2000
  • 63 000 students, including 9 000 international students
  • 5 competitive clusters

Auvergne - Rhône-Alpes in figures

  • 8th most wealthy region in Europe
  • 2nd largest regional economy in France
  • 15 competitive clusters
  • 5 high schools

  • 8 universities
  • 305 000 students
  • 6.6 billion invested in research
  • 3 incubators: Linksium, Pulsalys and Grand Centre