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INSA Rennes

Created in 1966, INSA Rennes is a member of the INSA Group, the leading French network of state graduate and post graduate engineering schools, composed of 6 schools in France, 7 partner schools and 1 international INSA in Morocco.

Master's Programmes

Computer Science & IT (2)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)
Social Sciences (1)



Recognized for the excellence of their scientific training, French state “Grandes Ecoles d’ingénieurs” have very selective recruitment, based on the academic performance of the students. Only the best students are accepted by INSA Rennes (1 in 7 candidates is admitted into the first year), on the basis of their dossier and interview. Subsidized by the state, INSA engineer training is accessible to students from all social backgrounds.



  • Optical Functions for Information Technologies (FOTON-INSA)
  • Institute of Electronics and Telecommunications of Rennes (IETR-INSA)
  • Institute for Research in IT and Random Systems (IRISA-INSA)
  • Mathematics Research Institute of Rennes (IRMAR-INSA)
  • Institute of Chemical Sciences of Rennes (ISCR-INSA): 

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Housing services

1,000 Singe rooms

  • washbasin
  • single bed, desk, chair, cupboard and shelves
  • communal kitchenette and bathrooms on each floor
  • WIFI connection in each bedroom with network socket and TV socket
  • laundries
  • public pay phones (phone card required)
  • postal deliveries
171 Furnished studio flats

INSA-Rennes has 171 apartments, including 19 bedsits and 152 one-bed flats:

  • bathroom with shower, washbasin and WC
  • single bed, desk, chair, cupboard and shelves
  • Bedsit: private kitchenette
  • 1-bed flat: kitchen shared with flat next door
  • WIFI connection in each room with a network socket
  • TV socket and phone plug
  • laundries