Academic programmes at Polytech Nantes

Polytech Nantes offers a wide range of programs in many areas (energy, computing...).
More than 150 foreign students, from all over the world, come to study at Polytech Nantes each year.

Exchange students (semester programs in English)

Polytech Nantes has developed programs of courses taught in English, especially for international students coming from partner universities (Europe and Outside Europe). 

Engineering Degrees (programs in French)

For students following the engineering program, Polytech Nantes delivers a 'Diplôme d'Ingénieur'. This engineering diploma is highly valued in France as it is equivalent to a high level Master's degree. Scientific, technical, professional, linguistic, social and human elements are crucial aspects of the course and the hallmarks of a French engineer.

Depending on their level of studies, international students can either enter Polytech Nantes in the 1st year (L3) or directly in the 2nd year (M1).

International Master's Degrees (programs in English)

Polytech Nantes offers 6 courses in research masters, with the Nantes Université, in the fields of bio-processes, information technology, electronics and electrical and thermal energy.

Ph.D. programs

Students in their last year of engineering studies, and who want to pursue a career in the research field, have the opportunity to prepare a pre-doctoral thesis.

Double degrees

Polytech Nantes has created partnerships with foreign universities for international students wishing to gain experience by studying in our school.

Mis à jour le 20 February 2024.