Master of Science and Techniques in Atmosphere, Water and Urban Environment

Centrale Nantes

Program Description

Master of Science and Techniques in Atmosphere, Water and Urban Environment

Centrale Nantes

Master in Atmosphere, Water and Urban Environment

This Master is internationally recognized and accredited by the French Ministry of Higher Education.

This Master offers a well-balanced education to future engineers and town planners by providing the skills necessary to solve environmental and energy issues through an integrated approach, combining technological development together with the consideration of human, social and urban constraints.

Language of instruction

The language of instruction and examination is English during the first year, including 160 hours of French language courses.
During the 2nd year, courses are in French but Master's thesis can be either in French or English.


The programme is designed to provide scientific knowledge and tools through advanced lectures and research work in recognized and reknowned research laboratories.


The Master of "Science and Techniques of Urban Environment" relies on the staff members and on the scientifis and research facilities of the IRSTV "Research Institute on Urban Sciences and Technology".

Required education

Students must hold a first university degree after at least three years of studies (Bachelor of Science or 180 credits in the European system or equivalent).

Conditions of admission

Applicants must be fluent in English, both in writing and speaking. An applicant whose native language is not English is required to pass a recognized international English test such as the TOEFL or other equivalent.

A possibility for directly integrating the second year is opened and discussed by the Admission committee.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • French

Last updated October 7, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
2 years
Full time
12 EUR
May 15, 2017
Start date Sept. 2017
France Nantes, Pays de la Loire
Application deadline May 15, 2017
End date Aug. 31, 2019
Duration 2 years
Price 12 EUR
€12.000 / 2 years