Turbulence, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • English (book IELTS)
The International Master in Turbulence is offered in English and jointly by Ecole Centrale de Lille, Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Mécanique et d'Aérotechnique de Poitiers and Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Ingénieurs de Poitiers, France.


 It comprises four semesters: three semesters of coursework complemented by a final semester of master thesis research work. Upon completion of the program, students are awarded a Master of Science (MSc) degree. Two semesters are taught at Ecole Centrale de Lille, one semester on a shared basis at ENSI Poitiers and ENSMA, such an organisation enabling students to experience two scientific and cultural environments and the final semester, devoted to the Master Thesis work is carried out in English within or outside France at a variety of collaborating industry and university environments.

The program deals with in-depth modern computational and experimental approaches to turbulent flows. The International Master Program in Turbulence is entirely taught in English. Courses in French as a Foreign language and in French culture are also offered to foreign students in order to help them fully benefit from their stay in France.

Programme Structure

  • Turbulence Theory
  • Numerical Methods
  • Experimental Techniques
  • Mathematics
  • Fluid Dynamics

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.


Academic Requirements

Students must hold a Bachelor's degree, or equivalent, in science or engineering discipline which lends itself to the study of Turbulence, e.g. Mechanical, Chemical, Aerospace or Civil Engineering, Engineering Physics, Physics or Applied Mathematics. Applicants enrolled in French "Diplôme d'ingénieur" program at EC Lille, ENSIP or ENSMA will be completing the final year of their full three-year engineering curriculum during the first year of the Master program. 

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Lille

  • 780 - 1150 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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