Étudier à l'ISAT

Etudier à l'ISAT

Study at ISAT Study at ISAT

ISAT is a French state-run engineering school located in Nevers, a 2-hour drive south of Paris and close to the famous Nevers / Magny-Cours F1 circuit. ISAT is a faculty of the Université de Bourgogne part of the top 800 of the Shanghai world ranking.

The Institute of Automotive and Transport Engineering (ISAT) in Nevers (France) is committed to the comprehensive training of engineers, with a particular interest in the automotive sector. The main aim of ISAT is to cover the whole range of positions and skills related to the automotive and transport industries, with a strong expertise in mechanical -  electrical & energy engineering  from design to production: R &D, design & development, industrialisation, manufacturing, quality, purchasing...

ISAT engineering  programmes are accredited by the Commission des Titres d'Ingénieur and  EUR-ACE labeled (European quality label for engineering degree programmes at Bachelor & Master level)

Based on sound scientific and technological foundations, the 5-year programme (Master's Degree) is extended and strengthened by long periods of work experience and placements (totalling over a year) within a strong network of partner-companies.

ISAT is also committed to developing research within its  "DRIVE" research department in vehicle engineering for the environment (composite materials, vibration & acoustics, energy, embedded electronics), as well as in its centre for technology transfer SATT Grand Est located on the Formula-1 circuit.

How was your Erasmus experience at ISAT Mrs. Alexandra Hoesele from the FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences in Austria?
Initially, my courses were focused on combustion engines (Professional Conference, Engine Components and Alternative fuels and pollutant reduction), but..... read more

How to enrol at ISAT ?

* for Erasmus applications (code F DIJON 01) or international exchange programmes with partner-universities ; please register on line at the University of Burgundy


  • May 15th for the winter semester (September to December)
  • November 15th for the spring semester (January to June)

* for freemovers applications outside an exchange programme: all details available on our International recruitment  page for admissions into 1st, 3rd & 4th year according to the student's academic level.


French level requirements: B2 upper intermediate level. To improve your level in French, French as a foreign language is taught at ISAT (FLE français langue étrangère).

How was your Erasmus experience at ISAT Alessandro Baston from Milan ?
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How was your Erasmus experience at ISAT Mr. Mediavilla-Reglero from UPM Madrid?
I'm very grateful to ISAT because they gave me the opportunity do do my final project and work with one of their teachers.... read more*

How was your Erasmus experience at ISAT Martina Moretti from Milan ? read more