The remit of the High Council for Evaluation of Research and Higher Education (Hcéres) is defined by the Law of 22 July 2013. Its core values are independence, transparency and fairness. Its method is based on a commitment to the evaluated institutions, a commitment to accompany them and to be a partner in their progress.


  • 10000
    evaluations performed every 5 years
  • 130
    scientific advisors in charge of the scientific organisation of evaluations
  • 107
    administrative staff mobilised in support of the evaluated institutions and experts
  • 17,2
    million budget in 2017
  • 3500
    experts mobilised each year to carry out evaluations