Aix-Marseille University (AMU) is the largest multidisciplinary university in the whole of the French-speaking world, in terms of its student body, its faculty and staff, and its budget. It has nearly 80,000 students including 10,000 international students, 8,000 faculty and staff members, 12 doctoral schools and nearly 3,000 PhD students. AMU is home to 122 research facilities linked to France’s biggest research institutions (CNRS, INSERM, IRD, INRA, CEA). In 2021, it has obtained the HRS4R labelling and is coordinator of the Erasmus + European University Network “CIVIS”.

As project co-coordinator, AMU is involved in all work packages.