Why 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.


Accreditation

This Master is accredited by the French Ministry of Education.


School proposing the master

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


Language of teaching

English.
Introduction to the French language and culture.


Location

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...

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 €)

Applying

Applications for the next year program are opened betwen November 1 and May 31.

Download the application file from this website, fill it and sent it with all requires documents to master.simos_ensgti@univ-pau.fr

Admission requirements

  • 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.

Career opportunities

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

Scholarships

Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour offer a few sholarships(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.

Courses

  • 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 Energy.
  • Semester 2
  • Master 1
    mid-September – mid-January
  • Linguistic preparation - Level II
    100h
    8 ECTS Credits
  • Programming and numerical methods
    100h
    7 ECTS Credits
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  • Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics
    50h
    4 ECTS Credits
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  • Worldwide energy supply issues
    60h
    4 ECTS Credits
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  • Energy conversion
    90h
    7 ECTS Credits
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  • Semester 3
  • Master 2
    mid-January – June
  • Energy efficiency and reuse
    100h
    7 ECTS Credits
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  • Modelling of energy systems
    100h
    7ECTS Credits
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  • Numerical tools for optimization
    100h
    7 ECTS Credits
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  • Projects
    100h
    9 ECTS Credits
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  • 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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SIMOS Flyer

2020-2021

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Contact Us

Jean-Pierre BEDECARRATS
in charge of the master

Phone: 33.(0)5.59.40.78.00 | Fax: 33.(0)5.59.40.78.01
Email: master.simos_ensgti@univ-pau.fr
Adress: ENSGTI
Rue Jules Ferry
BP 7511 F-64 075 PAU Cedex (France)