Institut de Biologie StructuraleGrenoble / France


As part of its research training activity, the IBS welcomes every year students coming from various educational establishments with the aim of completing their training in biology, chemistry, physics or pharmacy. The IBS welcomed 75 interns during the year 2017.

Applications must be made 3 to 6 months before the beginning of the traineeship and a contract must be signed between the IBS and the trainee’s University or School before the beginning of the traineeship.

The IBS is particularly involved in training students from University Grenoble Alpes (UGA) in Grenoble because the UGA is one of the IBS’s parent organisations. However contracts may be signed with any other French or European establishment.

Masters level training projects are available and require validation by the appropriate Departments at the UGA (Chemistry & Biology, Pharmacy and Physics). Applicants should consult the list of projects proposed and contact the researcher proposing the project directly :

Applications for undergraduate or other traineeships are analysed on a case-by-case basis. Interested applicants should write to

In order to prepare your application, here are the main points that will be required :
- your name, first name, postal address, telephone number and e-mail
- the transcripts of completed courses and grades for each semester included in your degree
- the reasons why you would like to work with one of the IBS group
- your CV