As the graduate school of engineering of the university of Nantes, our school benefits from the scientific and educational environment of a university and offers very high quality programs.

With the university of Nantes and thanks to its research and teaching staff, Polytech Nantes has developed six courses in research masters, taught in English, in the fields of bio-processes, thermal energy, information technology and electronics and electrical:

Study at Polytech Nantes: international Master's degree

New scholarship available from ISITE NExT (2019-2020)

International students wishing to apply for an international master can benefit from a new scholarship offered by ISITE NExt. These scholarships will be awarded on the basis of excellence (grades, ranking of the student in his year group, scientific or professional project, previous mobility in a prestigious university etc.)


  • For students coming from a partner university with Polytech, please contact the international office coordinator of your home university concerning the enrolment.
  • For students coming from a country that is part of the Campus France procedure, please enrol with Campus France.
    → Applications from November 15th, 2019 to March 20th, 2020.
    Click here to see the list of countries part of the Campus France procedure.
  • For students coming from a country that is not part of the Campus France procedure, please download the application form and send it to with all the requested documents.
    → Deadline to submit your application: March 20th, 2020.

Prerequisites for the courses

  • English proficiency: a good command of the English language is required (B2 score as defined by the Council of Europe).
  • French proficiency: only required for everyday life (A1 score as defined by the Council of Europe).
    French classes will be provided locally to all international students in our International Master's Degrees.
  • Scientific prerequisites: get in touch with your international coordinator regarding the compatibility of our courses with your studies. Polytech Nantes reserves the right to cancel any program where candidate numbers are insufficient.


  • 7 500€: tuition fees - International Master programs (1).
  • 4 000€: reduced tuition fees (2) (subject to approval of the board of directors).
(1) Except for individual applicants applying to the International Master Program 'Microalgae BioProcess Engineering (MBE)' - Tuition fees = 12 000€ (7 500€ for partner universities) - (subject to approval of the board of directors).

(2) Who can benefit from the reduced tuition fees?
- students coming for one semester (first semester or second semester).
- students selected on the basis of academic excellence.
- students applying for the International Master Program 'Microalgae BioProcess Engineering' (semester 1 + semester 2) coming from European partner universities.


  • Campus France provides information on the scholarships offered to foreign students, please have a look at their website here.
  • Eiffel Scholarship: applications are now open!
    - deadline to submit applications for Master's degree programs at the Université de Nantes: November 20th, 2019.
    - final results published by Campus France: the week of March 23rd, 2020.

    For more information about the Eiffel scholarship, have a look at Nantes university's website and if you satisfy the eligibility requirements, send an email to