Develop your skills

Energy transition and digital transition at the heart of our training programmes

Centrale Nantes offers executive education programmes for company engineers and executives and engineers, seeking to enhance their scientific and managerial expertise, as well as for people who wish to change career direction.

Our training programmes are made-to-measure to meet the needs expressed by clients, whether they be companies or economic players.

Training programmes focussing on current events in sectors of activity such as MREs (Marine Renewable Energies) - or architecture and urban planning are designed so that both individuals and employees can benefit. These programmes are recognized and certified by the relevant professional branches.

Whether you are a graduate of Centrale Nantes, a company employee, or a job seeker, Centrale Nantes can help you to develop your skills.

Executive Education in figures

  • Almost 250 trainees each year since 2020
  • Our trainers are from the academic and business worlds.
  • 94% of 2022 trainees recommend the course they have followed.
  • The overall satisfaction rate (across all courses) is 97%.

Find out about our Executive Education Programmes:

* The 'Skills for business' programme is designed for PhD holders seeking to enhance their business skills.

Qualifications and certification

Our programmes, whether they are a few hours or several weeks in duration, lead to qualifications which:
  • boost the career progression of company executives and engineers
  • facilitate and reinforce the development of companies in new markets
  • help job seekers secure suitable employment.

Our certifed training programmes allow trainees to obtain a certificate upon completion. They are registered with the RNCP - (French national register of professional certifications), which facilitates funding for the training and ensures real recognition in the professional environment.

Tailored Programmes

Centrale Nantes transfers its expertise through its Executive Education programmes. This is one of Centrale Nantes main aims: to fully participate in the process of cross-fertilization between academia and the corporate world.

Centrale Nantes is committed to providing a tailored response to your training needs with short courses on topics such as: sustainable development, marine renewable energies, composite materials, thermodynamics of engine systems, earthquake engineering, Geographic Information Systems, leadership, 'customer' communication, making science accessible, time management, financial management, job interviews etc.
Published on November 4, 2016 Updated on April 25, 2023