International Master's SIMOS


Due to the complexity of current industrial processes, the development and improvement of the operations of these facilities is possible only with rigorous optimization methods.

  • Objectives : The International Master’s SIMOS (SIMulation and Optimization of energy Systems) offers specialized training in the field of Energy and more specifically, the optimization of energy systems. This training is of high interest for students from around the world.
  • Tuition Fees : 6000 € for the Master’s programme + national tuition fees for the last semester (internship about 250 €)
Elèves de l'ENSGTI en TP energétique


This Master is accredited by the French Ministry of Education.

School proposing the master

ENSGTI is an engineering school “Grande École”, specialized in Chemical/Process Engineering and Energetic systems.

Language of teaching

Introduction to the French language and culture.


ENSGTI is located in Pau, in the south-west of France, at the foot of the Pyrenees, near the Atlantic Ocean and the Spanish border.
The «Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour» campus provides all the student’s facilities: student’s residence, sports facilities, associations, student unions, etc…


All candidates interested in our Master Programs must apply via our dedicated platform:



•     Scientific Bachelor’s degree with prerequisites, including strong basic knowledge in mathematics, physics, heat transfers, thermodynamics and IT.

•     Possibility to follow these courses in the framework of ERASMUS Exchanges.



Research and Development or Production, Expertise in optimization of energy systems.



Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour offer a few scholarships (8000 € for the entire program) through its Talent’s academy : grants for promising students.

Indicate in the application form if you are candidate for this grant.

A first step selection is made by the admission commitee of the SIMOS program, by deciding the candidate supported for the Talent’s academy award.

Élèves ingénieurs en TP énergétique


Semester 1 / Master 1

Credits (30 ECTS) of semester 1 are attributed at the admission in the program by validation of prior learning experience in Mathematics, Computer tools, Process engineering and Enery.

Semester 2 / Master 1

mid-September – mid-January

  • Linguistic preparation – Level II   100h    8 ECTS Credits
  • Programming and numerical methods  100h   7 ECTS Credits   Read more…
  • Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics  50h   4 ECTS Credits   Read more…
  • Worldwide energy supply issues  60h   4 ECTS Credits   Read more…
  • Energy conversion  90h   7 ECTS Credits   Read more…

Semester 3 / Master 2

mid-January – June

  • Energy efficiency and reuse  100h   7 ECTS Credits   Read more…
  • Modelling of energy systems  100h   7ECTS Credits   Read more…
  • Numerical tools for optimization  100h   7 ECTS Credits   Read more…
  • Projects  100h   9 ECTS Credits   Read more…

Semester 4 / Master 2

July – December

  • Project or internship conducted in a company or research laboratory in France or abroad, the main objective being related to the professional project of the student. 30 additional ECTS credits
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Contact :


in charge of the master

+ 33 (0)5 59 40 78 00



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