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Master Year 1 Mechanics

Master Year 1 Mechanics

Program information will be updated when admission opens.

Year

Master Year 1

Program

Mechanics

ECTS Credits

60

Language

English, French

Orientation

Research and Industrial R&D

Location

Palaiseau Campus

Course duration

12 months, full time

Course start

September

Degree awarded

Master’s degree obtained on completion of a second year of Master

WHY ENROLL IN THIS PROGRAM?

Asset n° 1 

Cover a wide range of scientific areas relating to mechanics

Asset n°2

Combine learning and research in a highly stimulating environment

Asset n°3

Follow PhD tracks in Mechanics and Interactions (link) or Vibrations, Waves and Acoustics (link)

The Mechanics Master at the Institut Polytechnique de Paris offers students a high-level research-oriented program covering a wide range of scientific domains from fundamental to applied mechanics.

The research areas cover smart structures, biomechanics, environmental sciences, complex fluids, turbulence, waves and metamaterials.

Objectives

This program enables students to:

  • Acquire general concepts in mechanics, as well as discover recent advanced research in various domains
  • Master fundamental knowledge and tools, before following a set of elective classes focusing on different specialized domains

To complete the Master’s degree, first-year students can enter the following second-year programs:

On completing the second year of the Master, graduates will be equipped for a variety of careers in academic and industrial research laboratories, or directly in advanced applicative domains like aerospace, biomedical engineering, energy and the environment.

Course details will be available when admission opens.

Admission requirements

Academic prerequisites

Completion of the first year of a Bachelor of Science (or equivalent) in physics or mathematics at Institut Polytechnique de Paris or equivalent in France or abroad.

Language prerequisites

  • English
  • French

How to apply

Applications can be submitted exclusively online. You will need to provide the following documents:

  • Transcript
  • Two academic references (added online directly by your referees)
  • CV/resume
  • Statement of purpose

You will receive an answer in your candidate space within 2 months of the closing date for the application session.

Fees and scholarships

Tuition fees will be communicated when admission opens.

Find out more about scholarships

Applications and admission dates

Admission page

Coordinators

Jean-Francois Semblat (ENSTA),

Christophe Josserand (Ecole polytechnique),

Program office

Anne Richard,

Nolwenn Marchaland,

General enquiries

master-admission@ip-paris.fr

Description

The Mechanics Master at the Institut Polytechnique de Paris offers students a high-level research-oriented program covering a wide range of scientific domains from fundamental to applied mechanics.

The research areas cover smart structures, biomechanics, environmental sciences, complex fluids, turbulence, waves and metamaterials.

Objectives

This program enables students to:

  • Acquire general concepts in mechanics, as well as discover recent advanced research in various domains
  • Master fundamental knowledge and tools, before following a set of elective classes focusing on different specialized domains

To complete the Master’s degree, first-year students can enter the following second-year programs:

On completing the second year of the Master, graduates will be equipped for a variety of careers in academic and industrial research laboratories, or directly in advanced applicative domains like aerospace, biomedical engineering, energy and the environment.

Course details will be available when admission opens.

Admission requirements

Academic prerequisites

Completion of the first year of a Bachelor of Science (or equivalent) in physics or mathematics at Institut Polytechnique de Paris or equivalent in France or abroad.

Language prerequisites

  • English
  • French

How to apply

Applications can be submitted exclusively online. You will need to provide the following documents:

  • Transcript
  • Two academic references (added online directly by your referees)
  • CV/resume
  • Statement of purpose

You will receive an answer in your candidate space within 2 months of the closing date for the application session.

Fees and scholarships

Tuition fees will be communicated when admission opens.

Find out more about scholarships

Applications and admission dates

Admission page

Coordinators

Jean-Francois Semblat (ENSTA),

Christophe Josserand (Ecole polytechnique),

Program office

Anne Richard,

Nolwenn Marchaland,

General enquiries

master-admission@ip-paris.fr