The Ecology, Geosciences, Agronomy & Food (EGAAL) Doctoral School is a multidisciplinary doctoral school gathering together a large portion of the integrative life and environmental sciences at the various UBL sites. The EGAAL doctoral school trains doctoral students pursuing research in agronomy, the food sciences, plant and animal biology, ecology, the environment, evolutionary biology and the Earth and space sciences. 


Statistics/Modelling in Ecology, Geosciences, Agronomy & Food 
Food Sciences 
Agri-Food Process Engineering
Agricultural Sciences
Ecology & Evolution 
Biology of Organisms 
Plant Biology & Physiology 
Animal Biology & Physiology 
Biochemistry, Molecular & Cellular Biology
Genetics, Genomes & Bioinformatics 
Microbiology, Virology & Parasitology 
Epidemiology, Risk Analysis 
Pharmacology, Phytochemistry & Toxicology 
Earth & Planet Sciences 
Earth & Environmental Sciences 

Unit research

Institutions involved in EGAAL doctoral school

Co-accredited institutions / Awarding of shared degrees :

  • L'Institut Agro Rennes-Angers
  • Université de Bretagne Occidentale
  • Université de Rennes 1

Partner institutions :

  • Institut national de recherche pour l'agriculture, l'alimentation et l'environnement


Gestionnaire de direction
Isabelle Baumgarten
ed-egaalatu-bretagneloire [dot] fr (ed-egaal@do)