Université Toulouse 1 Capitole Law Economics Management

Research Institute in European, International and Comparative Law (IRDEIC)

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Université Toulouse 1 Capitole, Manufacture des Tabacs, 21 allée de Brienne
31042 TOULOUSE Cedex 9
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0561128860 / 0561128734
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Director: Marc Blanquet
Administrative and financial secretariat,website administrator: Gaëlle le Merer

Research areas

The four departments of IRDEIC focus their research on the following eight areas of study:

  • European Union law
  • Private international law
  • Public international law
  • Competition law
  • Comparative law
  • European Criminal law
  • Tax law
IRDEIC research programs are based both on group and personal work, which adds to the strength and unicity of its thinktank.

Academic programs

IRDEIC is a major asset which brings a major contribution to the Master’s degrees training paths (french website) with a European focus.


Scientific events, PhDs oral defenses, the wide scope of publications and more particularly the flagship publication in November 2014 of Book 1 of des Grands arrêts de la Cour de justice de l’Union (Arrêts of the European Court of Justice, édition Dalloz) illustrate the high-ranking research work conducted at IRDEIC.


IRDEIC also boasts solid scientific and academic relationships (french website) with foreign universities

Research Institute in European, International and Comparative Law (IRDEIC)

Date of update April 7, 2016

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Toulouse 1 Capitole (UT1) is a teaching and research centre of international excellence for law, economics and management. We are proud to have Jean Tirole, the 2014 Nobel Prize in Economy among our lecturer-researchers. In 2012, it was awarded the "Jean-Monnet Centre of Excellence" label by the European Commission.

Three campuses in France, all located in the city centre, in Toulouse, Montauban and Rodez.
Three establishments abroad:
Vietnam, Morocco and Vanuatu.

A network of 200 partner universities.