M.Sc. On Campus

Medical Applications

IMT Atlantique - Graduate Engineering School

24 months
12000 EUR/year
6000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Medical Applications programme at IMT Atlantique - Graduate Engineering School develops fundamental scientific, technical and industrial knowledge of the different nuclear technologies used in the medical field.


The Medical Applications programme at IMT Atlantique - Graduate Engineering School has a particular focus on the safety and radioprotection, to be considered in the management of a large project in this field.


  • Acquire the basic scientific knowledge relative to nuclear technologies, necessary for understanding their utility and danger in medical applications.
  • Develop competences in beams production and qualification.
  • Master the operational techniques and strategies for the management of a project in nuclear medicine. Implement appropriate solutions through projects in/with industry.
  • Develop competences in radioprotection and nuclear waste management in the medical environment.
  • Build contacts with a large number of international key players in the field.
  • Develop an awareness of societal considerations related to nuclear medicine.

Job Opportunities

  • Project engineer related to medical installations.
  • Safety engineer in medical installations.
  • Operation engineer of medical installations (radiology equipments, accelerators…).
  • Research scientist and development engineer for medical installations.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Neutron physics
  • Radioprotection
  • Physico-Chemistry of Environment
  • Nuclear: Management, Safety and Society
  • Energy mix and energetic transition
  • Environmental Management and Strategy of sustainability

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Early application makes it easier to solve financial aids and visa issues before the course starts.


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To candidate in M1 : First year of master 
  • The international Master is open to candidates with at least a scientific Bachelor of Science degree
  • To candidate in M2 : Second year of master 
  • The international Master is open to candidates with at least 4 years at university Bachelor or First year of master
  • With scientific disciplines such as Nuclear, Chemical and Civil Engineering, Energy, Environmental, Physics, Chemistry.
  • No prerequisite in French

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6000 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Nantes

600 - 650 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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