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Visual Computing

University of Nantes

12 months
7500 EUR/year
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The Visual Computing program of the University of Nantes is an academic curricular of the Computer science Master's Degree.


Through the Visual Computing program of the University of Nantes, students will acquire the scientific and technological knowledge, as well as the practical experience, to understand and contribute to high-level innovative R&D processes in the field of visual computing.


  • modeling and solving image and video processing and analysis problems
  • exploiting high level knowledge about human visual perception in order to contribute state-of-the-art solutions for multimedia applications
  • using machine learning algorithms in order to build computer vision applications
  • understanding and implementing a 3D data processing chain (from acquisition to representation)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced image and video processing
  • Perceptual computing
  • Machine learning for computer vision
  • 3D computer graphics
  • Multimedia communication
  • Human computer interaction

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Prerequisites for enrolment

  • Bac +4

Prerequisites training

The Master’s Degree is a two-year degree. At Polytech Nantes, only the second year is accessible, so applicants should hold a degree which validates at least 4-years in higher education (i.e 240 ECTS) and should be able to demonstrate (from transcripts of their degrees) good knowledge in, not necessarily all, but in most of the following fields:
  • software design, software development, software engineering
  • signal processing, basic image processing
  • machine learning
  • mathematics (algebra, statistics and probabilities)
English proficiency: a good command of the English language is required (B2 score as defined by the Council of Europe).

Tuition Fee

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    7500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7500 EUR per year during 12 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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