We are committed to guiding our students throughout their Master's and Ph.D. studies to help them reach their full potential.
As an ITI HiFunMat student you will design your own curriculum, gain rich experiences in both technical and soft skills, profit from a stimulating and rich academic environment, grow on a professional and on a personal level, and build your future career.
To accomplish this we offer you a training that is complementary your Master studies, that has a multidisciplinary character, and that your can taylor yourself by choosing from a wide variety of HiFuNmat labeled optional courses (EU à choix). The program consists of training on skills essential to materials science and common to all ‘HiFunMat’ research fields (chemistry, physics, biology and engineering), as well as on the acquisition of soft skills, such as presentation skills and collaboration skills.
Furthermore, because of the strong links between teaching and our research units and industrial partners, you will have gained a large scientific and industrial network at the end of your master or doctorate studies.
Finally, you will be guided by a mentor of your choosing to help you pick the right scientific courses in agreement with your professional career expectations. When needed, your mentor can also act as confidant, someone to help you for example setlle in your new student life and who is there to support and motivate you.