Master of Engineering in Design of Systems and Products
This Master is internationally recognized and accredited by the French Ministry of Higher Education.
This Master provides tools, models, and methodologies for the design of mechanical products and for the design and management of industrial systems. Technical, human and economical factors are taken into account.
The courses rely on both aspects and cover the following areas: Mechanical design of innovative mechanisms and products, a customer-oriented design of products, industrial engineering.
Language of teaching
The two year-courses are fully taught in English.
The thesis is often conducted in the frame of international research collaborations with scientists from Europe, the United States, Canada, Brazil, and Africa. The Master "Design of systems and Products" relies on the staff members on the scientific and research facilities of the IRCCyN, "Institut de Recherche en Communication et Cybernétique de Nantes"
The thesis work associated with this master is closely linked with industrial companies such as:
- Car manufacturers (PSA, Renault).
- Robot and machinery manufacturers (Staubli, ABB, Fatronik).
- Airplane manufacturers (Airbus).
- Ship manufacturers (DCNS, Aker-Yard).
- CAD-CAM Suppliers (CATIA, UGS).
- Applicants must hold a Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Science or Equivalent. (Students in their final year of undergraduate study may be admitted on the condition that their bachelor's degrees are awarded before they enroll at Centrale Nantes.)
- Applicants whose native language is not English are required to pass a recognized international English test such as TOEFL (score 220 CBT, 550 PBT, 80 IBT), Cambridge Advanced English Test (score B or higher), IELTS (score 6.5 or higher), TOEIC (800) or another English equivalent test.
An applicant who carried out his study in English is eligible, passing a recognized test provides him more chance to be accepted (official confirmation letter is needed). The English test result must be sent before the deadline for application.
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Last updated December 14, 2017