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Pervasive Computing and Communications for Sustainable Development

24 months
8000 EUR/year
4000 EUR/year
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Pervasive Computing and Communications for Sustainable Development from University of Lorraine aims at combining advanced Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) with environmental awareness to enable world-class education and unique competencies for ICT professionals who can build cleaner, greener, more resource, and energy-efficient cyber-physical systems.


Pervasive Computing and Communications for Sustainable Development from University of Lorraine covers four semesters. The students move as a single cohort. They start their first semester at the University of Lorraine (France). The second semester, the cohort is at Lappeenranta University of Technology (Finland), and the third one at Luleå University of Technology (Sweden). The last semester is dedicated to a thesis component and can be undertaken during the training period either in a private company or in one of the laboratories/departments of the different Universities involved in the Master Program. 

Students at Pervasive Computing and Communications for Sustainable Development from University of Lorraine will:

  • gain competences, skills, and knowledge in computer communications, wireless networking, mobile technologies, software engineering, pervasive and distributed systems, 
  • be aware of the impact that ICT makes on the environment and efficient use of resources.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Service Oriented Architecture 
  • Code camp on Communications Engineering 
  • Architecture in Systems and Software Development 
  • Research methods laboratory project 
  • Linux/Unix in Info communication
  • Pervasive computing and Internet of Things 
  • Clouds, Grid and Cluster systems
  • Cultural Programme

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • BSc in mathematics, physics, computer sciences, automatic control, and related fields.
  • Bachelor’s degree of at least 180 ECTS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Automatic/ Electrical/ Electronics Engineering or Information Technology or a closely related area.
  • Knowledge of computer networking, programming, and operating systems is recommended.
  • The grade average of the previous study should prove high qualification of the applicant. This will normally be the case for a grade average of ‘B’ or better in terms of the ECTS grading scale.
  • Interview :
  • Gender/Name/Email/Birthdate/Postal address/Phone.
  • Citizenship and country of residence.
  • Scanned image of your passport showing your picture.
  • CV-Resume.
  • University degrees (held or currently studying) and universities where those degrees were obtained.
  • Academic certificates,
  • Two recommendation letters.
  • Employment information.
  • Proof of proficiency in English.
  • Motivation letter

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Nancy

750 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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