A Summer School of applied sciences


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● Academic program

EPF-ESTP Summer Program on Smart Cities & Engineering for Sustainable Architecture offers an in-depth study on topics such as engineering for eco-cities and smart cities, environmental issues, city planning and architecture for the future.

Mainly designed for Undergraduate and Master students with a major in Engineering, Architecture, Urban planning/design, Sociology or Computer Sciences.

The program is organized in 4 independent modules in the two cities of Troyes and Paris:

  • Energy efficiency, comfort & culture
  • Security & resilience in [smart] cities
  • Bio-architecture & bio-city
  • Digital connected city & architecture

Within this 4-module program a particular attention is dedicated to the following subjects:

  • Smart cities
  • Building Information Modelling (BIM)
  • Domotics
  • Urban comfort
  • Interior comfort
  • Energy efficiency
  • Security
  • Sustainability
  • Digital transition
  • Energy transition

Each module is composed of several workshops and a real case study. Upon success, by the end of each module, students may obtain a certificate and 2 Credits (ECTS).


● Cultural program

Besides the academic lectures and projects, EPF & ESTP Engineering Summer School organizes a cultural program, which will allow students to discover 2 of the most beautiful areas of France: Paris & the Champagne region.

Cultural visits may include:

  • Project’s site visit
  • Architectural sightseeing
  • Historical sightseeing
  • Museums
  • Theatre
  • Bateaux mouches cruise on the Seine River, Paris
  • Tastings in the Champagne-Ardenne Region

All students will be initiated to the French language in addition to cultural visits, which will contribute to a perfect understanding of the local social and professional environment.


● Practical information

Our campuses :

  • ESTP Paris campus is located in Cachan (minutes away from the center of Paris by subway) on a seven hectare green land where teaching and research activities are organized. Students life is energizing since students may benefit from sports facilities, a residence, and a restaurant on the premises.
  • Troyes is a medieval city, just an hour and a half from Paris by train. Troyes is the historic Capital of Champagne, the nearest vineyard is only about ten kilometres.

Accomodations : 

Accommodation in student residences will be organized by EPF and ESTP. Shops and transports will be easy to reach.


● Application & fees

The program fee of 950 € a week covers:

  • Tuition and documentation
  • Welcome and farewell events
  • Access to EPF and ESTP Paris facilities
  • Free internet access
  • Official programme certificate
  • Cultural and social events
  • Lodging expenses

For students attending the 4 modules a special fee of 3.500 € will apply.

Living expenses, individual insurances and visa fees are not included.

Applications on www.epf.fr/en


● Contact

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