Specialised master in nanotechnologies

nano2mc  2018-2019  Louvain-la-Neuve

At Louvain-la-Neuve - 60 credits - 1 year - Day schedule - In french
Dissertation/Graduation Project : YES - Internship : NO
Activities in English: optional - Activities in other languages : NO
Activities on other sites : optional
Main study domain : Sciences de l'ingénieur et technologie
Organized by: Ecole Polytechnique de Louvain (EPL)
Programme acronym: NANO2MC - Francophone Certification Framework: 7


The programme trains in the multidisciplinary aspect of nanotechnologies and offers five specialisations:

  • nanophysics: quantum phenomena, molecular transports, spintronics, simulation, physical characterisations, etc.;
  • nanochemistry: synthesis of nanoparticles, chemical and physico-chemical characterisation, quantum chemistry, etc.;
  • nanoelectronics: micro- and nanoelectronics, MEMS, NEMS, electronic characterisation, etc.;
  • nanomaterials: nanocomposites, nanothreads, nanotubes, polymers, etc.;
  • nanobiotechnologies: biomaterials, biophysics, nanomedicine, biosensors, etc.
Your Profile

This programme is accessible to:

  • holders of a master (120) in engineering sciences;
  • holders of a master degree (120) in agronomic sciences and bioengineering, sciences, biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences, as well as holders of the academic degree of master in Business Engineering: upon application for admission;
  • holders of Belgian and foreign second-cycle degrees: upon application for admission.
Your Programme

In each of the specialisations, the training programme is composed of at least 60 credits.
This programme includes:

  • a common core of 30 credits including a research work (thesis) done in a laboratory of one of the six institutions organising the Master (27 credits), transversal seminars and a personnel work (3 credits);
  • a specialised training (8 to 15 credits);
  • options in the form of courses of your choice (15 to 22 credits).