Find Ifsttar`s Share incentive site (GERi, scientific seminars and technical days) CIFRE Contracts (Industrial Agreements for Training through Research) offer a company that hires a doctoral student who will work in research cooperation with a public laboratory with a grant covering 50% of the costs incurred over a three-year period. These contracts are funded by the Ministry of Higher Education and Research, which commissioned the National Research and Technology Association (ANRT) to implement the system. LCPC Experts - Expert assessment services for physical planning and construction This portal allows you to access IFSTTAR`s documentary resources:- its scientific and technical editions - collections in our libraries - photo and video library If you would like to contact IFSTTAR to conclude a contract above, please fill out the special form. CIFRE contract PhD students benefit from quality scientific follow-up and laboratory work is training them in research, working with researchers, engineers and many other PhD students. The time they spend in the company that employs them allows them to understand the industrial and social issues related to their work. The resulting successful partnership means that CIFRE PhD students can quickly enter the world of work. It also allows the company to expand the work through activities collaborating with IFSTTAR. Civitec - Software for the automotive industry and road safety Following its applied research ranging from transportation to civil engineering to planning, IFSTTAR promotes this type of thesis and its laboratories receive numerous requests to ensure the necessary accommodation and follow-up in these partnerships. About 15% of IFSTTAR PhD students have a CIFRE contract and in recent years the importance of this type of funding has increased considerably.