Rennes campus

A multidisciplinary agricultural teaching and research campus

AGROCAMPUS OUEST Rennes campus is at the heart of a vast and important centre of multidisciplinary agricultural teaching and research, based in Rennes since 1896.

Hosting major economic and scientific partners, the 17 hectare Rennes campus represents one of the most important French sites for agricultural training, research and development.
Located 10 minutes by bike or bus from the city centre, the environmentally-friendly Rennes campus offers :

  • a comfortable living environment, thanks to the 270 rooms, allocated by way of priority to new students, and to the campus restaurant
  • study resources: computer rooms; digital language laboratory; general, specialist and historical library
  • sports facilities (dojo, gym, tennis court)

Teaching and research areas

  • Plant sciences and agro-systems
  • Animal sciences and production
  • Environment
  • Fisheries and aquatic sciences
  • Food production, bio-industries, health
  • Resource and territorial economics and politics
  • Biomathematics


Accreditation for 4 doctoral schools:

Materials, equipment and resources

  • Incubator
  • Technology hall
  • Sensory analysis unit
  • Lecture halls (available for hire)
  • Documentary resources (historical and contemporary holdings)

Partners on the campus

  • Valorial, agri-food competitive cluster
  • The European Centre for Dairy Research and Training
  • Installation of drying pilot system
  • Cluster for food-production sciences and technologies & agriculture and agri-food systems
  • Western agriculture Cluster
  • Brittany environmental Science Committee

L'Institut Agro Rennes-Angers
65 rue de Saint-Brieuc
CS 84215
F-35042 Rennes Cedex
tel. : +33 (0)2 23 48 50 00

> access map and campus map

Director : Alessia Lefébure

All about Rennes

A city of art, history and culture
The Breton capital and largest university city in western France
Population: 215,000
67,000 students per year, including 6000 international students
70 km from Saint-Malo’s coast, 1 hour from Mont Saint-Michel bay, 1 hour 30 mins from the Gulf of Morbihan, 1 hour 30 mins from Paris by TGV

Rennes city council and Rennes Urban Community:
Rennes International Mobility Centre: