About University of Evry Val d'Essonne:
The Université d'Évry Val-d'Essonne is a French public university located in Évry, Île-de-France, France and is one of the six founding members of UniverSud Paris. This University founded in 1991, is located in a “ville nouvelle” which is dynamic and constantly evolving. The city of Évry is home to many firms, the largest mall in Île-de-France and a national theatre. There are more than 160 curricula from 2-year undergraduate degrees to the doctoral level, over half of which are professionally oriented. The University offers courses in Science, Technology, Law, Economics, Management and the Social Sciences. Today, the university counts more than 10 000 students in both initial and ongoing training and the university has built a reputation as a center of excellence. The university is also a significant research centre developing major projects, in particular those concerning Biology in conjunction with the French National Sequencing Center.