Research degrees

Centrale Nantes offers of a wide variety of Master specialisms, which combine high-level theoretical training with valued professional skills. In addition, three Erasmus Mundus Masters, recognized for their quality and excellence by the European Union, and two Advanced Masters complete the Centrale Nantes offer.

In addition to the doctorate specialisation, the final year of the engineering programme offers students the possibility to prepare a research master degree and a undertake a research internship in one of the school’s research groups. This represents a key step towards the PhD, a real first professional experience in research. The students concerned join those from other schools or universities to form the group of 550 master and PhD students enrolled at Centrale Nantes.

Phd Student Profiles


Benoit H, PhD

"Centrale Nantes is, quite simply, at the cutting edge of innovation in many fields"

Mathieu I, PhD

"At Centrale Nantes, you can confidently prepare your career by taking advantage of an incredible diversity of tracks and activities to follow leading to real job satisfaction"


Publié le March 24, 2017 Mis à jour le March 29, 2017