Study to the University Institute of Technology, it is to choose to do a professional technological university training course : theoretical teachings alternate with practices and experiences of ground allowing each to improve the knowledge and its skills.
The personal and professional project of the student accompanies him in the discovery of the world of the work from its motivations, its experiences and with a better knowledge of one.
The tutored projects allow to develop the autonomy in the management and the acquisition of the methods of work, in an individual or collective executive.
Company internships, from 10 to 14 weeks according to the departments of training, take place during 4 half-year and result in 15 % of the cases in an employment.
Businesses actively contribute to all of these degree courses by participating in the design of the programmes and project subjects, by providing professionals for lecturing, or by welcoming students during their obligatory work experience placements.
In DUT (two-year technical degree), at least 20 % of teachings are assured by professionals (25 % in Bachelor's degree).
These courses are not limited to France ; the IUT is endeavouring to build an international network to organize exchanges. Students have the opportunity to go abroad for work placements or studies of between three and nine months’ duration.