Master students day

Every year, we organize a special day for Master students to present our activities, the facility and our PhD proposals. Registration is necessary.

The next edition is scheduled on Saturday the 23th of November 2019.

Program of the 2018 edition:

9:30 Welcome coffee
9:45 Introductory presentation on GANIL
10:30 Welcome coffee
10:45 Visit of the facilities
12:30 Lunch
13:45 PhD fair or presentations on the physics at GANIL
16:00 Departure


Students coming from far away can stay in our guest house that is open 24 hours a day. We cover the cost.


To register, please send a mail to David Boilley (, at least a week before, with

– your name
– your university
– arrival and departure time
If you need a room at the guest house, please mention it in the mail.


It takes 2 hours by train to reach Caen from Paris (St Lazare station). In Caen, take bus A in front of the station to the direction of ‘campus 2’. Get out at stop ‘côte de nacre’. Entrance of GANIL is just before the stop, towards the East. Bus tickets are available at the bus stop and it takes about 30 minutes to one hour in case of heavy traffic.