Scientific departments, as created by Article 5-4 of the University of Montpellier’s General Statutes, are in charge of:
- coordinating research in a particular thematic area
- strengthening the links between research and training
Scientific departments carry out their missions according to UM’s strategy, in coordination with the site’s thematic fields and in conjunction with the University’s academic and research structures..
The Scientific Departments text of regulations (FR) sets out the common missions and organizational rules relative to these structures.