Master Nanosciences et nanotechnologies

Master Nanosciences et nanotechnologies

Parcours Research Intensive track 1re année

Présentation et objectifs

This PhD-track program is dedicated to students having a 4-years Batchelor of Science and who wish to pursue their studies with a PhD in Nanosciences and Nanotechnologies.

The specificity of this track is an extended Master Thesis performed over the two years of the master, allowing the student to achieve a substantial research project.

The first year of the program contains:

  • general courses corresponding to 6 ECTS, among which 3 credits of french language
  • transverse courses in nanosciences  and nanotechnologies (15 credits) with a large focus on experimental training in the cleanrooms and nanosciences facilities of the Grenoble area
  • specialization courses in one of the 3 possible specialities, nano-physics, nano-chemistry, nano-biosciences
  • a research project of 24 ECTS performed in a research institute during an internship extending over the entire school year.

In the second year, student join one of the specialization track in nano-physics, nano-chemistry or nano-biosciences, depending on the courses and the research subject that they have choosen in the first year.

The objective of the Research-Intensive Track is to offer a two year programme in Nanosciences and Nanotechnology for students who intend to pursue in PhD, with a master thesis extending over two years and allowing to achieve a substantial research project.



Dimension internationale :

Formation tournée vers l’international

All courses are given in the english language.




Conditions d’admission

Pour les candidats dont le pays de résidence ne relève pas du dispositif "Portail Etudes en France" (PEF), le planning des campagnes de candidatures pour l'application eCandidat est disponible ici.

Public continuing education:

You are in charge of continuing education:

  • if you resume your studies after 2 years of interruption of studies,
  • or if you followed a formation under the regime formation continues one of the 2 preceding years
  • or if you are an employee, job seeker, self-employed.

If you do not have the diploma required to integrate the training, you can undertake a validation of personal and professional achievements (VAPP).

For more information, consult the website of the Directorate of Continuing Education and Learning ( -alternance / )