Master of Science

Smart and Resilient Cities

Would you like to explore careers directly related to improving the living environment and protecting the environment? Discover our 100% English taught Master of Science. The program includes urban planning, technical management and energy analysis of buildings.

Admission Level

Bachelor level

Campus

Lille

Diploma

HEI

Start Date

September

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Teaching language : EN

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Course objective

Smart and resilient cities for an innovative society

This master degree prepares students to develop urban areas by integrating energy use and efficiency, the use of new energies and technologies, and environmental planning into their thinking.
The training also enables future professionals to become involved in the design of complex, multidisciplinary city projects by developing a holistic approach and blending technological and social parameters.
Our modern and pragmatic curriculum, combining architecture and engineering, personal development and technical expertise, trains professionals capable of producing these collaborative outcomes.

  • Studio
  • Innovation & the city
  • Green building & new spaces
  • Environmental Urban design
  • Smart & sustainable Mobility
  • Communication & corporated tools
  • Smart energy
  • Connected city
  • Major Urban Challenges
  • Governability & New Business model for the city
  • Low carbon & Sustainable city
  • Project YES Innovation
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Project-based learning

6 reasons to choose this MsC

Top-notch teaching
High quality faculty members and experts from prestigious international universities.

Multidisciplinary and collaborative teaching
The “smart cities” subject requires the combination of multiple skills from different areas within a collaborative and capacity building approach. The curriculum promotes a creative attitude and a collaborative behaviour.

Workshops
The students will develop and design eco-neighbourhoods and buildings taking into account environmental issues, global context (social, economic, landscape) and architectural quality.

Internships and projects
Students are required to complete end-of-year internships and team-based tutorials.

Study trips
Study trips to discover innovative cities in ecosystems such as Barcelona, Nice…

Conferences
Conferences by the top professionals in the field. An opportunity for students to enrich and create their network.

Program objectives

Objectives of the program:
– Develop skills in the analysis and planning of eco-neighbourhoods and know how to design an urban project with an environmental approach.

– Integrate co-design approaches, collaborative work and team management in order to develop innovative solutions.

– Be able to communicate internationally and master the transversal and multidisciplinary approach of urban projects.

– Have a general culture related to planning and resource management (energy, water, transportation, etc.).

– Be aware of energy issues and their application to buildings; knowledge about renewable energies, their production and distribution methods.

– Use software and tools for eco-construction and energy efficiency.

Duration : 2 years (120 ECTS credits)
Capacity : 30 students per year

100% english taught
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After studies?

The Smart and Resilient Cities Master program has an outstanding faculty and offers regular lectures by top professionals in the field, as well as many opportunities to interact with leading companies and institutions.

There is always a lot of activity on the Junia campus and strong connections are made with the “real” world. During your Master’s degree, you are likely to meet a wide range of professionals.

Career Ideas
  • Innovation and change manager
  • Urban planning manager for eco-districts in local, regional and national governments
  • Project development manager in sustainable urbanism and architecture
  • Project manager in design : EcoConstruction, Environment, Transport and mobility
Tuition fees 10 500 €

Tuition fees for UE students joining the first year of the preparatory cycle in 2022-2023.
For non UE students, check all the details here.

Financial aids

Learn more about our scholarships and financial support.

financial aids
Admission Prerequisite
  • Minimum Bachelor degree in Engineering Sciences related to the program
  • B2 level in language of instruction (French or English) certified by an official test score (DELF, DALF, French Bac, TOEFL IBT 80, TOEIC 785, IELTS 6.0 or equivalent), except students from countries where the desired language of instruction is an official language.
  • French is NOT required for admission to English-taught programs, but is highly recommended.
Learn more about our admission process

“Learning should be considered as a collective experience, shared and engaging where students think and act as part of a community for which they are responsible…”

ANA RUIZ-BOWEN Head of Master of science "Smart and Resilient Cities"
Our team Contacts
Academic advisor Ana Ruiz Bowen [email protected]
Admissions Office [email protected]

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