EPITA école d'ingénieurs en informatique

International Bachelor

Core curriculum of 3rd year

The core curriculum is based on the fundamental notions of general IT as well as on the cross-disciplinary, methodological and managerial knowledge required to be a manager. Scientific subjects are taught to strengthen and complete the course by providing the future engineers with crucial scientific knowledge.
At EPITA, information technology is regarded as a noble and main subject taught with a view to training future managers and supervisors. Projects shape the engineering cycle in a manner which is original and characteristic of the school: they are all about passion and professionalism.

  • General science
  • Engineering sciences
  • Computer science
  • Humanities and business knowledge

Open option tracks (OOT)

In parallel to the core curriculum, OOTs allow students to take advantage of their personal interests. Students can customize their studies by choosing 1 of 3 tracks:

«Science and research» OOT for theoreticians and future researchers

  • Mathematical bases for IT security
  • Formal logic
  • Linear programming
  • Introduction to image processing
  • Distributed algorithms
  • Structural complexity
  • Finite elements
  • Modern physics
  • Parallel computing

«Advanced technology and development» for students passionate about technology

  • Advanced compilation (TIGER project)
  • DotNet environment and C# development
  • Windows CE
  • Apple Cocoa & Objective-C Ruby on Rails
  • Network configuration and Windows VISTA
  • Introduction to advanced XML D language
  • Software security and secure coding

«Managerial methods and techniques» OOT for students who wish to develop dual skills

  • Technology markets: financial elements and marketing
  • Innovation management
  • Industrial marketing
  • Mathematical bases for careers in finance
  • Practical aspects of international project negotiations
  • Business writing
  • Business management
  • Organizational sociology

These OOTs can be combined with an international period abroad (academic exchange with a partner university), depending on the program of the chosen track. For future business creators, the track can be customized through an open project supported by the school (coaching by a joint team of teachers and professional partners).