University of French Polynesia
The University of French Polynesia (UPF) has been an autonomous university since 1999, located in Tahiti, the political and administrative centre and economic area of French Polynesia.
The UPF contributes to the scientific, technological and cultural development of French Polynesia.
It is a centre of excellence in the study and development of Polynesian heritage and Oceanian cultures and civilizations.
- • nearly 4000 students, including 44 doctoral students hosted by the Doctoral School of the Pacific,
- • 70 teacher-researchers located in 4 host teams, including 1 mixed research unit and 2 federative structures,
- • a budget of €30 m,
- • a portfolio of 5 patents.
The vice-president of the Research Committee is the correspondent of the CVT.