Grenoble is is a great place to be a student and has a large international community. Our school, Grenoble INP - Génie industriel, offers various possibilities for foreign students to come and study:
As an Exchange student: If you are an undergraduate or a graduate (Bachelor's Degree level) in one of our partnership universities you can apply to Génie industriel for an exchange programme. Your university will provide you with all the necessary application documents.
You can also apply for an exchange programme via a project or an internship in a research laboratory. In this case you can contact the research laboratory directly.
As a Double Degree student : If you are studying for a degree in your university and also wish to obtain a French Engineering Degree in Industrial Engineering (equivalent to a Master's Degree level), you can apply to Génie industriel by following the details of the agreements signed with our partnership universities.
As an Engineering Degree student :(outside exchange agreements) If you have studied and validated at least 2 academic years in a foreign university or school you can apply to Genie industriel to study for the Engineering Degree. This degree is the equivalent to a Master's Degree (M2) and can be obtained in either 2 or 3 years depending on your experience and first degree course. Students with a Bachelor's Degree are accepted at Master's Degree (M1) level.
As part of the International Semester Project : 'Responsible-Design@Grenoble' is an international semester project where future engineering designers face the challenge of considering the lifelong impact of products and processes in their day-to-day practices.
As a SIE Master's student : The aim of the Master SIE trains professionals in sustainable industrial engineering who will work collaboratively in a globalization context with societal constraints and environmental and economical impacts - Opening in September 2014.