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 Biot, France



A leading Graduate School and Research center in the field of Digital Science

EURECOM is a Graduate school and Research Centre in Digital Science located in the Sophia Antipolis technology park (French Riviera), a major European place for telecommunications activities. It was founded in 1991 in a consortium form [GIE] that allowed EURECOM to build a large network of renowned academic and industrial partners. EURECOM research teams are made up of international experts, recruited at the highest level, whose work is regularly honored and has earned international recognition.

EURECOM’s fundamental missions:

1/ Research

Priority has been given to three fields of research: Digital Security, Data Science and Communication Systems.

2/ High level education

EURECOM provides graduate and postgraduate courses in Digital Science and offers four Master of Sciences fully recognized by the French State and dedicated to foreign students. EURECOM also proposes two Post Master's degrees in booming sectors: Security for Computer Systems and Communication and Communication for Intelligent Transportation Systems. These degrees are 100% taught in English



EURECOM and IMT (Institut Mines Télécom) offer State-recognized Master of Science degrees in 4 specializations aimed principally at international students in:

  • Master in Digital Security
  • Master in Data Science and Engineering
  • Master in Mobile Computing Systems
  • Master in Internet of Things (IoT)

These degrees are open to candidates with the equivalent of a 3/4-year Bachelor's degree in a relevant field. The Master's degrees are accredited by the French Ministry of Education and Research as National Master's Degrees in Science and Technology and give access to further Ph.D. studies or to top positions in the industry.


With IT positions becoming increasingly complex, higher levels of skills are needed. EURECOM's Post Master degrees are designed for Students and Engineers with a completed Master’s degree who are seeking a competitive edge in booming fields such as Digital Security and Connected Vehicles / Intelligent Transport Systems.

The Post Master degree (in French: "titre d'ingénieur de spécialisation"), is accreditated by the CTI, French Accreditation Agency of Engineering curricula, which guarantees state recognition and high visibility among companies. The European Quality Label "EUR-ACE" has been granted to both degrees.

Two specializations:

  • Security in Computer Systems and Communications
  • Communications for Intelligent Transport Systems (Connected Vehicles)

3/ Experience the French Rivera

With its location on the French Rivera, EURECOM offers students diving, sailing, beach parties, skiing weekends, rafting in the Verdon Gorges, and the simple pleasure of living in a place that enjoys 300 days of sun a year, only a two-hour flight away from Europe’s largest capitals.

In 2018, EURECOM was evaluated by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) against the key pillars of what makes a world class university and was awarded a five star overall excellence rating (out of five stars) in the QS Stars University ratings 2018.

As a study destination, EURECOM is globally recognized for its strong connections with industry, high-impact research and the Excellency of its teaching.

EURECOM obtained five QS Stars in Teaching, Employability and Facilities.

EURECOM / Carnot TSN Excellence scholarship program