Why choose this programme?

Here a few reasons to join this bachelor!

1 – A Bachelor’s degree structure corresponds to a recognised standard for undergraduate studies worldwide.On completion of the 3-year programme, it offers students the possibility of either entering the job market or continuing with further studies.

2 – The IBMMAE provides the opportunity to work on cutting-edge technologies in fast-expanding engineering sectors. Real technical expertise is acquired as of year 1 and mandatory internships and real-world projects favour direct contact with industrial needs rendering students highly employable.

3– A lot of focus on personal work and projects, to develop problem-solving techniques and foster quantitative and collaborative skills prized by employers. Classes are taught by internationally recognised experts in the fields of Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace Engineering.

4 – Students enrolled on the IBMMAE will study in 3 leading universities of technology and benefit from some of the highest standards and quality of teaching and research in Europe.

5 – Over the 3 years, students will acquire a truly international profile and gain multi-cultural experiencewhile becoming operational in French and English and possibly a third foreign language.

6 – Guaranteed on-campus accommodation both at INSA Lyon and the University of Strathclyde and have the use of student-union and sports facilities.

7 – Lyon and Glasgow are two of the most vibrant and attractive cities in Europe offering all the advantages of large urban centres while giving easy access to the surrounding countryside and mountain regions close by.

8 – The IBMMAE offers an extremely competitive fee structure by international standards of 6 000 €



The International Bachelor’s programme in Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace Engineering enables students to enter the job market directly or to continue with further studies. On completion of their degree, students will be awarded 180 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) credits which give access to a number of Master’s Programmes. In particular, subject to their academic performance, students may transfer to i) the 3-year Cycle d’Ingénieur at INSA Lyon or ECAM to obtain a French Diplôme d’Ingénieur or, ii) register on the MEng programme at the Mechanical and Aerospace Department of the University of Strathclyde.