The Graduate School Soft Nano is fully appropriate to students having completed a 4-years Bachelor's of science or engineering in physics, physico-chemistry, mechanics, chemical engineering. Three-year's Bachelors who have excellent academic results can also be admitted to the GS Soft Nano.
Admission to the Graduate School  Soft Nano requires both the academic admission in a M1 major (M1 Applied Mechanics, M1 Nanochemistry, M1 Soft Matter and Biophysics), and the admission in a research team.

Application and admission process

In order to join the Grad School Soft Nano you need

1. to file an application at UGA in one of the 1st year master majors "Soft Matter and Biophysics", "Nanochemistry" or "Applied Mechanics", via the ECandidat or the Etudes en France platform depending on your current situation, see "How to Apply"

2. to  send an email to the Head of the Grad School Soft Nano, with copy to the head of the 1st year major in which you have applied, providing:

  • a statement of interest in joining the Grad School Soft Nano,
  • the reference of your application at UGA via the appropriate platform. 

It is compulsory to provide this reference, without it your application to the Grad School program cannot be considered.

3. to find a host research team. You will receive further guidance in this respect once step 1. and step 2. are carried out. You can consult for further informations the internship offers. Definite admission will be taken after the online admission forum.