Summer School

For complete program information, including how to apply, please visit the full website for the program: IPL Summer School

For whom?

For students with a scientific background (preferably but not exclusively chemistry/materials/polymers), having finished at least their first year of university.

What scientific program?

At ITECH, students will have the opportunity to do several laboratory sessions foocused on polymers:

  • Polymer synthesis
  • Formulation of adhesives
  • Paints
  • Cosmetics
  • Textile applications
  • Leather applications

What does it include?

The program fee covers:

  • Meet and greet at Lyon airport or Lyon train station
  • Housing in a student residence (with private bathroom)
  • Practical lab sessions at ITECH (45 hours)
  • A welcome dinner, a welcome lunch, dinner in a French family, a lunch at a cheese farm and a farewell dinner, tasting of French products
  • French classes (40 hours)
  • Cultural and industrial visits and activities (transportation and entrance tickets are also included)
  • Public Transport card for the whole period of the Summer Program

Cost

€2150 for 5 weeks of lessons in French and practical scientific sessions.

Bilingual students do not need to do French as a Foreign Language course and benefit from a €200 reduction.

Summer School Brochure

To read the PDF, click here.

Bylaws

Extract from the bylaws:

“Article 9 : clothes and conduct
Students must respect the personnel working at the school. They must wear the appropriate garments. ITECH is a secular school and no apparent religious ostentatious signs are tolerated. They must also respect the cleanliness of the school.”