IMT Atlantique is a French Grande École d’ingénieurs, committed to training top-flight engineers and technical experts. The institution has a strong reputation for providing a high-quality, science and engineering-focused education preparing graduates for successful careers in industry, research, and entrepreneurship. IMT Atlantique is located in three cities; Brest, Nantes, and Rennes, in the west of France.
Founded in 1977, IMT Atlantique was established as Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Nantes (ENSM) following the merger of three mining schools; École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Nancy, École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris, and École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Saint-Étienne. The institution was subsequently renamed as Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Nantes Atlantique and then as Mines Nantes in 1985, and later became Mines Nantes Atlantique in 2000. In 2017, the institution joined the prestigious IMT (Institut Mines-Télécom) group of engineering schools, becoming IMT Atlantique.
IMT Atlantique is an engineering and technical school that offers programs in science, engineering, and management. The institution comprises of six departments, including Energy, Process and Environment, IT, Digital and Industrial Engineering, Physics, Mechanics and Materials, Network, Information and Communication Sciences and Economics, Management, and Social Sciences.
IMT Atlantique has three campuses located in Brest, Nantes, and Rennes. The institution has modern facilities, including modern laboratories, study rooms, and collaborative spaces. The campus in Nantes is positioned close to the city center, offering easy access to the city’s cultural amenities. The campus in Brest is located on the technological, scientific, and research center of Brest Iroise.
IMT Atlantique offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs in engineering, management, and digital technologies. The institution has a unique and innovative pedagogy that values hands-on experience, fostering a culture of innovation, and entrepreneurship. The programs offered include Masters in Engineering, Masters in Management, Masters in Digital technologies, PhD, and Executive education programs.
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IMT Atlantique comprises six departments, including Energy, Process and Environment, IT, Digital and Industrial Engineering, Physics, Mechanics, and Materials, Network, Information and Communication Sciences, and Economics, Management, and Social Sciences.
IMT Atlantique has a vibrant campus life, offering a wide range of cultural and sports facilities. The student association organizes various events, including cultural and sporting events, seminars, and workshops. The campuses have various clubs and associations, including robotics club, a dance club, and an engineering club.
IMT Atlantique has a dedicated sports team that participates in various intercollegiate competitions, including soccer, basketball, and volleyball. The institution has modern sports facilities, including a gym, a swimming pool, and a running track.
IMT Atlantique has produced numerous highly successful alumni with successful careers in various sectors, including industry, research, and entrepreneurship. Notable alumni include Pierre Louette, the CEO of Les Echos, and Mathieu Gorge, the founder of Vigitrust, a cybersecurity company.
|Colleges and schools||Energy, Process and Environment, IT, Digital and Industrial Engineering, Physics, Mechanics and Materials, Network, Information and Communication Sciences, and Economics, Management, and Social Sciences.|