Executive Education

Find out about our Executive Education Programmes:

Centrale Nantes also offers a 'Skills for business ' programme for PhD holders seeking to enhance their business skills:
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.

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

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

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.

Certified training programmes

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.

Whether the training programmes are held on the Centrale Nantes campus or elsewhere, they are coordinated according to trainees expectations and the training objectives set. Our trainers deploy active teaching methods using real case studies from the relevant sector.

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

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 September 15, 2020