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ESIL, School for Advanced Study in Engineering
Technology

Université de la Méditerranée
-

Marseille
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FRANCE

http: // www.esil.univ
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mrs.fr

Terrasse et vue sur Mont Puget

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The school


Component of the « Université de la Méditerranée »


proposes 5 specialized engineering programs, three years of studies (a master
degree equivalent)


Graduation = «

Graduate Engineer

»


National engineering committee certification


protected title in France


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Recruitment



The best 2
-
year University graduates are
enrolled



through a very selective process

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Engineering programs

Multiple scientific cultures


Computer science

Biomedical

Biotechnology

Materials

Recruited profiles: Majors

computer science


mathematics

life sciences


physics, electronics

computer science

Physics chemistry

materials

Program containts

High tech applied to
healthcare


Biotechnology

Microbiology

biochemistry

genetics


Forming and surfaces
treatment of high tech
materials

Medical devices
companies

hospitals

Aerospace

car industry, micro
-
electronics, nuclear,
healthcare

...

Information

technologies

software development

networks, real time

IT engineering
companies

telecommunications

all sectors

Healthcare industry,
agro
-
food industry


environment

Career opportunities

And a new program in Internet engineering from september 2005

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Pedagogy


Teachers carrying out research in the
Marseille area




Specialized experts



professionals from the industry



Small class groups allowing
proximity with teachers

50 permanent academics

More than 120 external teachers

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Facilities and Equipment



High
-
standard facilities and resources.



Modern facilities and high
-
tech equipment.



Computer rooms accessible 24 hours a day,
generalized Internet access is offered.




Equipment : regularly updated and renewed.

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Research at ESIL


Biotechnology


Microbiology


Architecture and Function of
Biological Macromolecules


3 life sciences teams

1 computer science team


Digital Imaging and Geometric
Modeling


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The students (2004
-
2005).




57
52
63
59
107
154
computer engineering
biotechnology
biomedical engineering
materials engineering
internet engineering
other programs
493 students (89% in engineering)

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Student life


The student organization
coordinates activities and
sports in the school

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Studying in Marseille



a large city located on the Mediterranean sea


3 Universities


70,000 students


close to a major Research pool in France


a privileged geographic situation, a mild climate and South
of France way of Life

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Luminy campus


A favorable scientific environment
(1800 people involved in research)


5 colleges or institutes
(8000 students)


facilities for student life:
restaurants and student residences, sport
facilities…

Studies, High Tech and … Nature

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Nature in Luminy



a campus in a protected natural
site planted with pinewoods,
close to the seashore

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Research at Luminy







On the campus : Immediate Proximity of 29
state supported laboratories mainly in Life
Science, Physics, Mathematics, Computer
science, Chemistry

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4

Work experiences



one internship per year of studies



at least 7 months of work experience



Internships are within companies or laboratories



20% abroad


Engineering education in France comprises
compulsory internships


are located

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5

International







TOIEC training



Language Resource Center



a year of study or an internship



Grants are distributed by the government, the Region or Europe

Students have opportunities to build up an international
profile

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Internships abroad






Destinations of internships when located abroad 1999-2004
UK, Ireland
19%
North America
36%
Asia Australia
14%
South and
central
America
2%
Swizerland
14%
Rest or Europe
12%
Africa
3%