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The Embassy of France in India will launch the France Alumni – India Chapter on Wednesday, 28 September at the ambassador’s residence, New Delhi.

The France Alumni India portal will provide networking opportunities to the alumni; to attend exclusive events and give access to the members to explore various employment opportunities and progress in their careers.

It will also provide a platform to reunite with old friends, revisit memories, share knowledge, mentor, interact,  inspire and influence the new generation of the France Alumni. French companies will also post their job opportunities and recruit from the talent pool.


Representative from Network n+i will be present at the EHEF India exhibition 2016.

You can meet n+i professors and representative on September 30th and October 1st, between 10 a.m to 4.pm.

EHEF India, Network n+i, Stall No.88, Hall No. 8,9, 10.
Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.

Please join us !

Professors and representative of Network "n+i" will be visiting Taiwan from October 14 to October 15th, 2016.

You can meet the Network "n+i" delegation at : European Education Fair Taiwan – EEFT

Participating in this event is an opportunity for students to meet n+i professors and to be interviewed for orientation and scholarships.

More information will be updated on the "n+i" personal page of students.

Professors and representative of Network "n+i" will be visiting Taiwan on October 16th, 2016.

You can meet the Network "n+i" delegation at the Study in France Fair at Hôtel Novotel Ambassador Gangnam de Séoul.

Participating in this event is an opportunity for students to meet n+i professors and to be interviewed for orientation and scholarships.

More information will be updated on the "n+i" personal page of students.

The French capital is the only one to be ranked in the top 10 for nine families of criteria.

The ranking increased of two places from the previous ranking established in 2014 by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).

Thirty cities were competing for the classification of "Cities of Opportunity 2016". London takes the top spot, ahead of Singapore, Toronto, Paris and Amsterdam.

More information : http://www.pwc.com/us/en/cities-of-opportunity/2016/cities-of-opportunity-7-report.pdf

Professors and representative of Network "n+i" will be visiting China from October 22 to October 30th.

Participating in this event is an opportunity for students to meet n+i professors and to be interviewed for orientation and scholarships.

Here are the place where you can meet the n+i delegation:

22 and 23 October - Bejing: CEE education fair, students interviews from 09:00-16:00
Hall 5, Hall 6, B1 China National Convention Center (北京国家会议中心地下一层5、6号馆)
Address: No.7 Tianchen East Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100105 China

25 October - Wuhan: student interviews only from 9H00-12H00, 14H00-17H00
Ramada Plaza Optics Valley Hotel
Add: No. 726 Luoyu Road Wuchang District, Wuhan, 430074

29 and 30 October - Shanghai: CEE education fair, students interviews : 10 :00-16:00
Hall 4, B1, Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center (上海世博展览馆地下一层4号馆)
Add.: SWEECC North Door, No. 850 Bo Cheng Road, Shanghai 200126, China

More information will be updated on the "n+i" personal page of students.

- For the interview, bring a copy of your electronic form and a identity card, to improve the discussion with the professors.

The n+i Team was visiting on July 21th,2016 the EI-CESI (member of n+i) center of St-Nazaire.

Welcome to the first n+i students who arrive today, July 15th,2016.

They will join their PIL center for intensive french courses during this summer.

Network “n+i” welcomed a Mexican delegation from the research center and advanced studies, CINVESTAV, on July 6 and 7, 2016.

CINVESTAV, that will open a new master in the field of transport in February 2017, visited the campuses of 2 “n+i” engineering institutes: ESTACA in the city of Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines and ENSIAME in Valenciennes.
Network “n+i” and CINVESTAV exchanged about future academic and research collaborations in the field of rail transport.

Network "n+i" participated to the forum on the academic cooperation between France and the Philippines on June 20-22, 2016, in Manila.

This visit to the Philippines was the occasion to introduce Network "n+i" to Filipino students and to meet with more than 10 Philippine universities in order to exchange on future academic and research collaborations.

Network "n+i" also had the opportunity to meet with the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) that offers scholarships to faculties from the Philippines that want to pursue masteral or doctoral studies abroad.

Dr. Patricia Licuanan, Chair, Commission on Higher Education ; H.E Ma. Theresa P. Lazaro, Ambassador of the Philippines to France; Representatives of Philippine Universities
Students from De La Salle University

Representatives from De La Salle University
Mrs Suzzane Ann A. Andaya, Ateneo de Manila University
Mr. Jayson G. Cervantes, Ateneo de Manila University

Here is a video of our webinar of June 14th, 2016 about the preparation of the arrival in France of the n+i students.

- Presentation of the n+i welcome included in the "n+i" PIC Package.
- Preparation of your n+i arrival in France: all the details you should know.
- Questions and answers (video and online chat).

Automatic control is one of the important players in the contemporary sustainable energy transition. It allows us to improve systems’ energy efficiency but also their flexibility and predictability – a must to achieve a real global optimization of the energy system.

The Control for Energy Transition specialization is based on an advanced control curriculum that allows students to master control algorithms as well as fundamental concepts in structuring and behavioral specifications. With these concepts students will be able to assure the performance and the safety of systems through all life cycles and under various operating conditions.

To supplement these foundations in control, the curriculum also includes courses on electrical power systems that allow students to understand the control challenges of power and energy systems and smart grids.

Detail of the training: Post master: Control for Energy Transition

Register for « n+i » webinar: preparation of your "n+i" welcome.

- June 14th, 2016 at 14:00 CEST (Paris time).
- We will be using GoToWebinar.
- You can join our session by using a Mac, PC or a mobile device.
- The webinar will be done in english.

- Presentation of the n+i welcome included in the "n+i" PIC Package.
- Preparation of your n+i arrival in France: all the details you should know.
- Questions and answers (video and online chat).

Register here for this event: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4075038957285342211

Due to students request, the deadline of Session 4 has been extended to June 12th, 2016.

More detail on: http://www.nplusi.com/articles/185/Schedule

To apply in Session 4 for an engineer training in french applicants must prove a B2 level in french.

To apply in Session 4 for an engineer training in english applicants must prove a B2 level in english.

This year, "n+i" students from batch 2015 were invited to participate to a Competition of Testimonies.

Participants had the choice to present their "n+i" personal experience the way they would like to, through a video, a poem, music, drawing, comics, etc.
Among the proposal received, the jury selected 5 finalists.

The first prize « n+i » - Société Générale of €1000 was awarded to Mr CARDENAS SARABIA Cristian Geovanny from Universidad Central del Ecuador (Ecuador), student in ENSIC.

Société Générale awarded a finalist prize of €500 to: Mr NIE Junjie from Shanghai University (China) student in Arts et Métiers and Mrs ISMAILOVA Dilyaram from Nazarbayev University (Kazakhstan) student in HEI.

April international awarded a finalist prize of €500 to: Mr BAU Plinio from UFRGS (Brazil), student in ENSEEIHT and Mr LINDO SIADO JASON DE JESUS from Uninorte (Colombia), student in ENSMM.

Société Générale    April logo

Specialist of e-payment and banking security for 20 years, ENSICAEN provides a post master degree since 2009 and is now available on nplusi.com.

You will learn everything about the treatment of payment or cash withdrawal from the card itself to the international settlement: the whole internal bank IT architecture including front office, back office, PKI, networks, card issuing, transaction authorization…

Moreover, this training will focus on forthcoming technologies such as biometrics, cybersecurity, contactless payment, strong authentication, mobile development or blockchain technology.

More detailed information on: http://www.nplusi.com/program/ENSICAEN/1228
More trainings on: http://www.nplusi.com/program/ENSICAEN/1228

The Session 4 MCQ online test will take place on May 14th, 2016 at 14h00 (Paris Time)

We remind that all "n+i" applicants must take an online MCQ in Mathematics, regarding of their session of application.

Only applicants with a completed electronic form will able to participate to the official MCQ test of Session 4.

Important: a training MCQ is available only for applicants with a completed electronic form.

More information is given on the personal page of the students.

This last session is dedicated for french speaking applicants only (B2 level in french).

The deadline to complete the application is May 8th, 2016.
Academic selection from school will be given on May 30th,2016.

More information on the calendar here:

Register for « n+i » webinar: Paths to success of April 22th, 2016 at 14:00 CEST (Paris time).

- We will be using GoToWebinar.
- You can join our session by using a Mac, PC or a mobile device.
- The webinar will be done in english.

- Presentation of the "n+i" Path to success (Integration packages).
- Testimony (video) from an international student.
- Questions and answers (video and online chat).

Register here for this event: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/811746719120431619

We remind that all "n+i" applicants must take an online MCQ in Mathematics, regarding of their session of application.

The Session 3 MCQ online test will take place on April 9th, 2016 at 14h00 (Paris Time)

Only applicants with a completed electronic form will able to participate to the official MCQ test of Session 3.

More information are given on the personal page of the students.

Important: a training MCQ is available only for applicants with a completed electronic form. More information is available on the applicants personal page.


We remind that a B2 level is required to request an exemption of Package for Linguistic Integration (PIL). The deadline for the PIL exemption process is May 1st, 2016.

More information on exemption here:

With Network “n+i”, apply to 50 engineering institutes with one single application online!
Last call for the non French speaking applicants!

Registration is simple and entirely free. You must have a first degree (Bachelor, Btech, BEng, BSc, Licienciatura, etc.).

“n+i” engineering institutions of higher education are located everywhere in France and offer trainings in all field of engineering.

Application for Session 3 ends on April 3rd, 2016.
More information on the application schedule:

A technical maintenance in our data-center will happen this week-end.
Our website will be shortly unavailable (less than 30mn), in the night of March 19th, between 23h00 and 06h00 (Paris Time).

We apologize for the disruption of service.
Thank you for your understanding.

Last Monday, 22nd, 2016, the Network "n+i" welcomed in Paris the Board of Trustees members of the private University of Management of Almaty (Alma U) composed of famous people from Kazakhstan, in particular the vice-minister for Education.

A working meeting was held in the Salon de l'Hôtel des Arts et Métiers in order to discuss the project of the creation of a « School of information systems and advanced engineering » within Alma U. Strategic orientations have been presented by the consortium "n+i-Sfere" for the implementation of the project in partnership with the French engineering graduate schools.

Network "n+i" aims to position itself as an operator for pedagogical engineering for the creation of sciences and technology trainings abroad.

We interviewed the n+i students arrived in France in 2015.
Here are the results we received regarding the students satisfaction for the "Paths to success" that they've benefited from, and also some of their testimonials.

  • 90% of the students are satisfied of the information given for the preparation of their trip and stay during their Cultural Integration Package (PIC).

  • 89% of the students consider "very good" or at least "good" their progress during the Linguistic Integration Package (PIL).

  • 91% consider that the Methodology Integration Package (PIM) will be beneficial to continue their studies in France.

Jingyao (China)
Network "n+i" is a very well-organized program, the services proposed as PIC, PIL and PIM are very effective in helping us to adapt, study and live in France.

Elsa Guadalupe (Mexico)
n+i me ha ayudado mucho con todo el proceso de adaptación a la escuela francesa, ante s que el PIM, yo considero al PIL una oportunidad magnífica para aprender francés y adaptarte al país antes de llegar a tu universidad.
n+i really helped me to adapt to the French education system. The PIL was the perfect opportunity to learn the language and to learn about the culture of France.

Harsimrat Singh (India)
It was the first time that I was going so far away from home, but n+i made sure that I was treated as I was at home. Their integration packages were really helpful and made me settle in a foreign land without any hiccups. I recommend everyone wishing to study abroad to come to France using n+i.
C'était la première fois que je suis parti de mon pays mais n+i m'a aidé beaucoup dans ce processus. Leurs packages d'intégration ont été très utiles et m'ont aidé beaucoup pendant mon séjour. Je recommande à tous ceux qui veulent étudier en France d'utiliser ce réseau pour venir ici.

Carlos (Venezuela)
Mi experiencia en todo lo que concerne a n+i ha sido muy positiva, se han mostrado muy atentos, tanto el personal n+i, como los profesores de la universidad y eso me ha dado mucha seguridad y confiaza a lo largo de mis estudios
My experience regarding Network n+i has been very positive. All Network n+i staff and the university were very attentive to me, it gave me a lot of confidence in my studies.

Joseph (Syria)
هذه التجربة مفيدة و مكنتني من مواصلة دراستي في فرنسا والاستفادة من منهج شامل جداو يعطيني الفرصة للقيام بتدريبين في الشركات من أجل الحصول على شهادة الهندسة
This beneficial experience with n+i allowed me to continue my studies in France and to benefit from a very complete training programme and also the opportunity to do two internships in companies in order to get my engineering degree.

Dilyaram (Kazakhstan)
Программа n+i это отличная возможность учиться во Франции, если в начале обучения у вас все еще недостаточный уровень французского. За 2 месяца мой уровень французского улучшился от A2 до B1 и сейчас я успешно учусь на французском языке в одной из лучших школ инженерии во Франции.
n+i gives me an opportunity to realise my dream - to study in France. With the help of PIC, PIM and PIL programs I easily integrated in the french education system, culture and language.

The national agency Campus France welcomes every year in Paris the new Campus France desks officers for one-week training, in contact with institutions of higher education and main actors of student mobility in France.

For the second year in a row, Network "n+i" was invited to present its programs, in duet with the Graduate School Arts et Métiers ParisTech, member of the network, which welcomed the delegation in its facilities.

"n+i" students from Arts et Métiers ParisTech arrived in France in 2015 organized an exhibition during their Package of Methodology Integration (PIM).

They presented their vision of France and Paris with photos, videos and notes.

Following the events that occurred in Paris on January and November 2015, we interviewed “n+i” students currently in France.

87% recommend international students to come to study in France.

We share with you the testimonies that students sent to future “n+i” candidates (translated from French to English):

Carlos Alexis, Chili (Arts et Métiers ParisTech): I advise all foreign students to come to France to pursue their studies. France is very rich country from a cultural point of view, but also for its education, with technological laboratories and competent teachers.
If you want to pursue your studies with high quality professors, France is the right country.

Nestor Alonso, Mexico (INSA Strasbourg): Even if the situation has changed since the events in Paris, studies in France go the normal way and still stay a good option for you.

Walid, Tunisia (ESCOM): What I can tell to students who wish to study in France, is that they will discover a new culture and live an extraordinary experience in which they have to enjoy every moment.

Yann Christian, Gabon (EI-CESI): You have to respect the existing laws, respect the opinion of others and respect security measures established in all public and private organizations.

Christian, Congo (ESIEA): Recent events should not change your plans. The quality of the studies remains the same and the best answer is to keep on living with values that distinguish this country: liberty, equality, fraternity.

Elsa Guadalupe, Mexico (ENSTBB): Paris attacks are not a reason not to come to study in France, life is still peaceful and secure. Government took the necessary measures and one doesn’t have to worry but to remain vigilant.

Lianli, Chine (ENSMM): It’s a very good experience, do not hesitate, come to France !

Results will be given on the personal page of applicants, on Monday January 18th, afternoon (Paris Time).

We remind that all "n+i" applicants must take an online MCQ in Mathematics, regarding of their session of application.

The Session 2 MCQ online test will take place on January 16th, 2016 at 14h00 (Paris Time)

Only applicants with a completed electronic form will able to participate to the official MCQ test of Session 2.

More information are given on the personal page of the students.

Important: a training MCQ is available only for applicants with a completed electronic form. More information is available on the applicants personal page.

Network "n+i" participated in to this event in the public space and promoted trainings of its members on the thematic of environment!

More information about the COP21 event:

Network "n+i", in collaboration with Société Générale and APRIL International, organizes a testimonial competition for "n+i" students who arrived in France in 2015.

Students can participate alone or in groups, and can use the support of their choice: video, photo, song, painting, poem, …
First prize is € 1 000, the following three prizes are €500 each.

Deadline to send the testimonials to Network "n+i": March 15, 2016.

See the rules for more details on the testimonial competition and watch the testimonials of students arrived in France in 2014 on www.facebook.com/nplusi/videos
or www.nplusi.com/fr/videos/3/concours-de-temoignages

With Network “n+i”, apply to 50 engineering institutes with one single application online!

Registration is simple and entirely free. You must have a first degree (Bachelor, Btech, BEng, BSc, Licienciatura, etc.).

“n+i” engineering institutions of higher education are located everywhere in France and offer trainings in all field of engineering.

Application for Session 2 ends on January 10, 2016.
More information on the application schedule:

Network "n+i" is participating to the United nations conference on climate change next week, from Monday 1st to Thursday December 3rd, in Paris.

More information http://cop21.nplusi.com

The results of the 1st session of recruitment are published.

Applicants have until December 6th, 2015 to accept on their personal page the proposal made by an engineering institute.

More information about deadlines:

On Friday, November 20, 2015, Network « n+i » welcomed a delegation of Russian universities who were visiting France in order to know more about the French system of higher education.

Mr Jean Pierre Trotignon et Mrs Anaïs Bouquelloen introduced the engineering studies in France as well as the experience of Network “n+i” in welcoming international students in France.

Network “n+i” and the Russian universities also exchanged about possible academic cooperation between both countries.

Network "n+i" students benefit from an intensive linguistic immersion (PIL) in France before starting their Master degree in one of the "n+i" engineering institution.

Back to the last session organized in ACCENT FRANCAIS Montpellier, a French language school partner of Network "n+i".

To know more about "n+i" PIL : https://www.nplusi.com/articles/14/Package_of_Linguistic_Integration_PIL

French masters (“n+” or “i”) delivered by engineering institutes members of Network “n+i” give the same career opportunities to French and international students for jobs in France.

Remind: Students with a degree equivalent to master can, according to the official text on work permit for foreign graduates (31 May 2012), stay and work in France.

These diplomas allow either to get a temporary residence permit in France that allows to stay six months to seek work or to get a visa allowing to work in the company with a signed contract.

In 2013 in France, more than 90% of engineering students got an employment offers before getting the master degree. The average gross salary for the first job in France for a young engineer is 36 000€ per year.

More information on https://www.service-public.fr/particuliers/vosdroits/F17319

"n+i" Representative: BOUDEAU Nathalie
"n+i" mini-site : ENSMM
Official website: http://www.ens2m.fr
Location: Beauvais, Picardy
Thematics: ENSMM trains general engineers with strong knowledge in mechanical engineering

Strong points :
ENSMM is the only French Engineering School in France to offer a study programme in both mechanical and microtechniques engineering.

ENSMM is equipped with state of the art technical facilities unique in France (micromachining, micro EDM, micro injection moulding, clean room) and proposes a high scientific and technical level training, completed by periods of traineeship in the industry totaling 10 to 12 months.

ENSMM trains general engineers with strong knowledge in mechanical engineering who will be capable to think, design and realize the products of the future, in both the macro and the micro world, in various fields of application: aeronautics, automobile, health, watchmaking and luxury products.

ENSMM also benefits from the proximity of the largest French laboratory in Engineering Science, FEMTO-ST, which is associated to the CNRS (National Scientific Research Centre).

ENSMM is keen to provide a friendly welcome to its international students by offering reduced-cost housing in the Hall of residence and tutoring by French students.

Finally, ENSMM is located in Besançon, a charming city with a friendly feel, a rich heritage, providing a pleasant and inexpensive living environment. Student life at ENSMM is particularly diverse and active with its numerous sports, technical, cultural and humanitarian student societies.

Masters proposed by ENSMM on Network "n+i":
Master n+: Master's Degree in Engineering
Master i: Master 3MI : Mechanics, mechatronics, Microsystems and Engineering

The international students joining ENSMM in September 2015

Testimony of a "n+i" alumni: Cynthia AHUMADA – Special Prize of the "n+i" competition of testimonies 2015.

“Coming in ENSMM is the best thing for me. In ENSMM I can improve my skills in Mechanics and discover the French culture.

The ENSMM provides me tools for developing my study project in France. State of the art technical facilities in different fields of engineering science are available in the different laboratories of ENSMM where research projects can be conducted. Lectures are very interesting and the teaching staff is well qualified and available for helping students.

I feel I am very well integrated in ENSMM. The social student life is dynamic and the student associations propose very varied activities: robotics, salsa, sports.

I am very happy to study here and I recommend coming to ENSMM. So, see you soon!”

On behalf of the Network "n+i" and its members, I would like to express my deepest condolences to the families affected by these heinous acts.

After first targeting institutions representing our freedom of expression, this time public places, symbols of joy and conviviality, were targeted. It is clear that beyond these blind attacks on young people, it is our entire way of life that is now under attack.

Our values of humanism, universalism, tolerance, and democracy are targeted because they disturb these obscurantist fanatics.

In the face of this totalitarian threat, we must respond with Education and its results: the knowledge of others, openness, objective analysis, autonomy of thought that leads to more tolerance, understanding, and compassion.

I thank all our foreign partners, with whom fruitful academic cooperation is possible, for their expression of sympathy, support, and compassion.

Together, we must stand tall and lead the way for all who refuse to accept bullying, ideological terror, and who believe in our values of freedom, equality, and fraternity.

Jean-Pierre Trotignon, Executive Director of Network "n+i"

Network "n+i" manages an important project to create a « graduate school for management of engineering » in Alma University (Kazakhstan). The project groups together seven "n+i" engineering institutions of higher education bringing their know-how regarding educational engineering and transfers of know-how.

In this regard, Mr Jean Pierre Trotignon, executive director of Network "n+i" has been invited to the official dinner hosted by the President of the French Republic Mr François HOLLANDE in the Palais de l’Elysée in honor of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mr Noursoultan NAZARBAIEV, on a State visit.

Mr Jean Pierre Trotignon discussed with several personalities from the political sphere (Mr Nourlan DANENOV, ambassador of Kazakhstan in France, the Minister Dominique GILLOT, vice-president of the Central Asia group in the Senate, Mr Jean-Vincent PLACE, senator and Ms Béatrice KHAIAT, managing director of Campus France) as well as at the business sphere (Mr Lakshmi MITTAL, CEO of Arcelor Mittal Group).

We also see him together with Ms Béatrice KHAIAT, general director of Campus France, surrounding the President of the French Republic Mr François HOLLANDE.

Mr Nourlan DANENOV, ambassador
Mr Jean-Vincent PLACE, senator
Ms Béatrice KHAIAT
the Minister Dominique GILLOT

Mr Lakshmi MITTAL
Mr François HOLLANDE
Ms Béatrice KHAIAT

We remind that all "n+i" applicants must take an online MCQ in Mathematics, regarding of their session of application.

The Session 1 MCQ online test will take place on November 7th, 2015 at 14h00 (Paris Time)

Only applicants with a completed electronic form will able to participate to the official MCQ test of Session 1.

More information are given on the personal page of the students.

Important: a training MCQ is available only for applicants with a completed electronic form. More information is available on the applicants personal page.

The Network "n+i" is a consortium of more than 50 French Engineering Institutes.

This network of engineering institutes is meant for international students or young engineers who plan to obtain a Master's Degree in France (diplôme d'ingénieur or international master).

Stand out of the crowd with Network "n+i" and discover french culture and language.

Discover the French technological know-how as part of a 14-day cultural immersion stay in France!

According to your field of interest, choose the thematic stay that fit you the best:
From June 5th to June 18th 2016

  • Rendez-vous in Brest focuses on the thematic of the Ocean
  • Rendez-vous in Montpellier focuses on the thematic of urban sustainable development

From February 28th to March 13th 2016
  • Rendez-vous in La Réunion Island focuses on the thematic of sustainable development in isolated territory

Detailed programmes are available on our website: http://www.nplusi.com/fr/rendez-vous
Any question? Contact us! rendez-vous@nplusi.com

"n+i" Representative: LALAU-KERALY Esther
"n+i" mini-site : ENSAI
Official website: http://www.ensai.fr/
Location: Rennes Métropole (Bruz), Brittany
Thematics: Statistics, Quantitative Economics and Econometrics, Computer Science

Strong points :
ENSAI is home to one of the best Statistics programs in the whole of France. Its close ties with the French National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) reinforce its status as a prestigious Grande École (typical French establishment delivering a high-level Master’s degree).

ENSAI’s commitment to research means that students have access to the knowledge of world-renowned experts, creating a rich, innovative, dynamic, and specialized course of study. The highly selective admissions process, along with the school’s small size, allows students to develop close ties with their teachers and to take advantage of very personalized attention.

ENSAI is not just a Statistics school. The diplôme d’ingenieur (high-level Master’s equivalent) allows students to gain expertise in the fields of Quantitative Economics and Econometrics as well as Computer Science. This tripartite education explains why ENSAI graduates are so successful on the job market, with 98.4% of them employed within just 3 months of graduation. The school also offers Master’s degrees, including the new Master in Big Data, taught entirely in English.

ENSAI is not just a great school. It is also an enjoyable place to study. With its active organizations and diverse student population, its modern building and peaceful campus, and its friendly, welcoming personnel, ENSAI has everything to please those who seek to study at a premiere institution in France. Finally, nearly all international students at ENSAI qualify for at least some need-based financial aid.

Masters proposed by ENSAI on Network "n+i":
Master i: Master international in Big Data
Master i: Master international in Finance: Advanced Studies and Research in Finance
Master i: Master international in Public Health, specialization Modeling in Clinical Pharmacology and Epidemiology
Master i: Master international in Statistics and Econometrics, specialization Mathematical Statistics
Master n+: Statistical engineering degree

Testimonial of a "n+i" alumni: Xiaofei Luo, Class of 2015, Data Science Major from Sichuan University, China

“The opportunity to become an ENSAI student was an occasion to broaden my intellectual and professional skills and to discover life à la française.

The courses in the engineering degree have a very practical dimension and are always linked to the business world, making the transition into professional life seamless.

Additionally, the warm and friendly atmosphere at ENSAI made it easy for me to fit in and live as the French do. The teachers, as well as the other school staff, helped ensure I felt welcome through their kindness and generosity. I was particularly glad to have made friends who helped me both in and outside of school.

The calm, park-like campus was an ideal place to study, despite the Breton rains, which still never cease to surprise me!”

"n+i" Representative: Annya REQUILE
"n+i" mini-site : Mines-Nantes
Official website: http://www.mines-nantes.fr/
Location: Nantes, Pays de la Loire
Thematics: Information systems, production and software; energy, environment and nuclear energy

Strong points :
Mines-Nantes – Graduate School of Engineering- is member of the “Institut Mines-Télécom”, a leading group for Engineering and Management studies in France. Mines-Nantes is a Teaching and Research institution designed as a tool for the development of industry. It is characterized by:
- strong links with industries
- partnerships with the highest Research institutes
- world-wide network of partners
- international Faculty

Ranked among the top 10% of Graduate Schools of Engineering in France, Mines-Nantes has already signed agreements with many prestigious universities around the world.

Masters proposed by Mines-Nantes
Mines-Nantes offers Masters entirely taught in English and accredited by the Ministry of Education in the following fields:

These programs are specially adapted to international students. They represent a great opportunity to put into practice theoretical concepts in a real industrial environment through conferences, projects, company visits and a 6-month Master thesis.

These Masters also focus on the ability to manage projects within an international environment, as explained by an alumni who registered to Master at Mines-Nantes through the Network n+i.

Testimony of a "n+i" alumni: Laura, Colombia
“The Master in Project Management for Environmental and Energy Engineering has been great for me, it’s been a very good experience. It let me know people from many countries, in this Master I found people from about 20 different nationalities, and that’s a very good experience because you can learn from the people, from all their backgrounds, the different methodologies and from other cultures also.”

Mines-Nantes also offers international students the opportunity to join the Masters in Engineering taught in French.
The two major areas are: Energy systems & Environmental Engineering and Information sciences & technologies. Fresh graduates acquire invaluable experience and professional skills for their future career thanks to innovative teaching methods, project work and internships in companies.

Mines-Nantes is located in the region “Pays de la Loire”. Nantes is the sixth biggest city in France, and is an economically and culturally dynamic city frequently recognized for its quality of life.
Nantes lies just 50 km from the Atlantic coast; Paris is 2 hours away by high-speed train.

"n+i" Representative: Thomas EA
"n+i" mini-site : ISEP
Official website: http://www.isep.fr/
Location: Paris
Thematics: Digital Technologies : Information Systems, Software Engineering, Embedded Systems, Networks and Services, IT and Health, Wireless Telecommunication & Network Systems, Cloud Computing, Privacy data, Cyber security

Strong points :
Strong corporate partnerships, pedagogical innovation, research development with industry, 100% of students employed after graduation, more than 100 partnerships worldwide, 40 student clubs, more than 6000 alumnis, located in Paris.

Masters proposed by ISEP on Network "n+i":
Master n+: Engineering Master Degree of Isep
Post master: Post Master in Privacy Management
Post master: Post Master: Expert in Cloud Computing Expert

Testimony of a "n+i" alumni:
I choose ISEP because I was attracted by information and Communication technolgies, by its research activities et by Paris. After being graduated with the Engineering degree of ISEP, I continued with a PhD thesis in electronic design for medical applications. I am working as engineer-researcher at BULL France.

On Wednesday October 14, 2015, Network “n+i” and CDEFI welcomed representatives of the National University Commission: Dr. Chris J. Maiyaki and Dr. Muhammad Yahuza Bello.

During this meeting, organized by the Campus France representative in Nigeria Mr. Sébastien Cartier, the three institutions exchanged about French and Nigerian systems of higher education, as well as possible cooperation between both countries.

The Network of engineering institutes "n+i" attended the unveiling of a "thesis room" to Arts de Métiers ParisTech that bears the name Guy Gautherin.

The n+i Team
Professor Guy Gautherin was a key architect of the creation of the Network "n+i" while he was President of CDEFI and Managing Director of Arts et Métiers ParisTech (ENSAM). He acted as the advisor of Network "n+i" Director.

We remind you that applications for Session 1 are ending on November 1st, 2015.

This session is intented for students who wish to apply for a grant (companies, "n+i", Eiffel or Embassies).

For more information: http://www.nplusi.com/articles/185/Schedule

"n+i" Representative: M'BAYE Seyni
"n+i" mini-site : ESTACA
Official website: http://www.estaca.fr/
Location: Estaca Campus OUEST – Laval (Mayenne)
Estaca Paris Saclay – Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines (Ile de France)
Thematics: Aeronautics, Automobile, Space, Urban and rail transports

Strong points :

  • A 5 years engineer cursus
  • An engineering school specialized in transports : aeronautics, automobile, space and urban & rail transport
  • 2 campuses :ESTACA Paris-Saclay and ESTACA Campus-Ouest in Laval (Mayenne)
  • A fresh new campus ESTACA Paris-Saclay in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, in the french « Silicon Valley »
  • To meet the needs of industry to train engineers that will meet the mobility challenges of the future
  • The Academic Syllabus is defined by the Strategic Committee composed by industrialists and education experts
  • Research teams with 2 advanced laboratories
  • International experience is mandatory
  • The French Commission for Degrees in Engineering (CTI) authorizes ESTACA to award degrees in engineering
  • 70% of the professors are engineers still in operation

Every year, ESTACA welcomes abroad students thanks to its strong international universities partnerships.
They can come according to our exchange programs or individual to pursue our short English programs (Automotive and Aeronautics Design) or one of our advanced masters (Operations and Maintenances or Embedded Lighting Systems)

ESTACA Paris-Saclay Campus in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines
This new campus will able:
  • To offer a wonderful environment for students
  • To house a great deal of industries in the transport sector and academic and scientific partners
  • To be located in the Paris-Saclay cluster, the second economic hub concerning transportation issues
  • To strengthen the quality of our research departments, joining the research pole of the Paris-Saclay technological cluster,

Virtual visit of our ESTACA Paris-Saclay campus

Masters proposed by ESTACA on Network "n+i":
Master n+: Diplôme d'Ingénieur

Testimony of a "n+i" alumni: Xin REN, studying in 5 year student, rail & urban transports (OCT 2013).

“4 years after studying in Hua Zhang University of Science and Technology, China, I chose to come at ESTACA to make me specialized in transportation.

I joined the 4th cursus year and I was immediately welcomed by students and professors, willing to listen to us.

I have mainly enjoyed the exchanges between students and teachers during courses and to combine theoretical classes with practical work with the aim of encouraging students to be curious, creative and flexible.

Moreover, at ESTACA, the main part of professors and engineers in operation, their classes are more realistic and opened on industry. It’s also a real chance to visit industrial sites and to be assisted to develop our own professional project.

In China, I would never had such an practical experience within my studies!”

"n+i" Representative: Nathalie Raveu
"n+i" mini-site : ENSEEIHT
Official website: http://www.enseeiht.fr
Location: Toulouse, Midi-Pyrénées
Thematics: Electrical Engineering and Automatics; Electronics; Information Technology; Computer Science and Applied Mathematics; Fluid Mechanics; Telecommunications and Networks

Strong points :
When you choose ENSEEIHT, you choose the largest of France’s National Schools of Engineering (‘Grandes Ecoles’) - 1600 students and 5 specialised fields of study.

You choose a vibrant Students’ Association, where n7 engineers get experience way beyond engineering (Students’ Association, Arts Committee, Sports Committee..)

You choose a school renowned in industry for training operational engineers

  • with strong scientific and technical skills
  • able of developing complex systems spanning several specialised fieldsready to put their mark on scientific and technical developments
  • able of taking on management responsibilities in an international context.

When you choose Toulouse, you choose
  • the second largest university town in France with more than 120 000 students
  • an economic and industrial hub (space, aeronautics, new technologies for information and communication, embedded systems and electronics, biotechnologies, nanosciences, energy, the environment …)
  • a sporting city (skiing, sailing … and of course rugby )
  • a certain ‘savoir vivre’. Here you will enjoy the sunny southern climate, the local culinary specialities, the wines, the cheeses and so much more.
  • You choose an environment of culture

Masters proposed by ENSEEIHT on Network "n+i":
Master n+: Electronics
Master n+: Master Degre in Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics and Environment
Master n+: Master Degree in Computer Science and Applied Maths
Master i: Electronic systems for embedded and communicating applications

"n+i" Representative: Tchanguiz RAZBAN
"n+i" mini-site : Polytech Nantes
Official website: http://web.polytech.univ-nantes.fr
Location: Nantes, Pays de la Loire
Thematics: Electronics and Digital Technologies, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Process and Bioprocess Engineering, Computer Sciences, Energies, Materials Science, Thermal and Energy Sciences

Strong points :
A member of the Polytech Network (13 engineer school).
The school enjoys the benefits of the pedagogical environment of the University of Nantes.

Strong international connections (joint degrees, exchange programs...)
Polytech Nantes has a large network of graduates: there are 6500 engineers from Polytech Nantes working in France and abroad.
Masters proposed by Polytech Nantes on Network "n+i":
Master n+: Civil Engineering
Master n+: Computer Science
Master n+: Electronics and Digital Technologies
Master i: Electronics Systems and Electrical Engineering
Master n+: Material science and engineering
Master n+: Power electronics
Master n+: Processing and bioprocessing
Master n+: Thermal and Energy Sciences
Testimony of a "n+i" alumni:

"n+i" Representative: Sébastian RIEDER
"n+i" mini-site : Institut Polytechnique LaSalle Beauvais
Official website: http://www.lasalle-beauvais.fr
Location: Beauvais, Picardy
Thematics: Agriculture, Food Science, Nutrition and Health, Geology, Environment

Strong points : High quality education, practice-oriented learning via projects and internships, numerous experts from industry and the private sector, ten research platforms, an educational project that encourages the students to actively participate in student projects, a campus of around 20 hectars with amenities, easy access to Europe’s capitals via the international airport at BeauvaisMasters proposed by Institut Polytechnique LaSalle Beauvais on Network "n+i":
Master n+: Master degree level in Agriculture
Master n+: Master degree level in Food and Health
Master n+: Master degree level in Geology
Master i: Master Management of urban food security
Master i: Master Plant Breeding

Testimony of a "n+i" alumni: Mingxie, Chinese, 29.
I am enrolled in the Master Petroleum Geology at Polytechnics Institute LaSalle Beauvais.

I chose LaSalle Beauvais because of the quality of the education in Petroleum Geology which is very good.
The added-value of my stay at LaSalle Beauvais apart from the studies will be to easily adapt to new environments and situations.

At LaSalle Beauvais I especially appreciated the support from and the exchanges with the teachers and students who are very kind.
Some advice I can give to other Asian students is to well prepare and anticipate their research for an internship placement since this can be sometimes difficult for foreign students.