Majors actors in public research

Its main missions are fundamental and applied research as well as teaching. The UL has three faculties and two interdisciplinary centres: the Faculty of Science, Technology and Communication (FSTC), the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF), the Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education (FLHASE), the interdisciplinary Centre for Security and Trust (SnT) and the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB).

Luxembourg Center for Systems Biomedecine

Interdisciplinary Centre for Security and Trust (SnT).

Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology

A key player in research and innovation in Luxembourg, the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) covers with its 630 employees the domains of materials, environment and IT. As an RTO (Research and Technology Organisation) and with its interdisciplinary impact-driven approach, LIST contributes to the development of Luxembourg’s economy and society.

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Coordinates and organizes research/development and studies in health, medicine and human biology, carried out by six research units:

  • virology, allergology and immunity
  • immunology
  • oncology
  • cardiovascular disease
  • public health
  • epidemiology and clinical investigation

IBBL is an independent, not-for-profit biobanking and biotechnology foundation designed to facilitate new, high-quality medical research in Luxembourg and to bring the next generation of healthcare to its citizens.

  • sample collection
  • sample storage
  • sample processing
  • sample testing
  • biospecimen research

Established in 1982, the Scientific Research Centre of the MNHN undertakes research in natural heritage and its conservation. Research activities include:

  • botany
  • ecology
  • geology-mineralogy
  • geophysics-astrophysics
  • paleontology
  • population biology
  • vertebrate and invertebrate zoology