Grenoble INP Rubrique Formation 2022

Master in Hydraulic and Civil Engineering



  • Degree awarded Master
  • Mention
    • Civil Engineering
  • Duration
    1 or 2 years starting in September


By joining our program you will gain scientific and engineering knowledge required to implement projects for the sustainable use of water, learning about the design and modeling of hydraulic structures and the modeling of flows in rivers and networks.

Gael Combe, Program Director


Most of the courses will be taught at Grenoble INP - Ense3 the school of Energy, Water and Environment. Located within the outstanding scientific environment of Grenoble, the lush campus provides perfect working conditions for motivated career oriented students. The teaching method is a gradual approach towards autonomy and knowledge appropriation: traditional lectures, tutorials, practical research training at highly technological platforms, use of software packages, multidisciplinary practical projects. Innovation and entrepreneurship are highly encouraged and developed. A student coach will be assigned to each student to guide them throughout the program.


  • Project engineer
  • Development or research engineer
  • Business or consultant engineer
  • Exploitation engineer

  • Training partners


    Each student will be required to complete an internship either at an industrial firm or in a research laboratory. This may be undertaken in France or abroad. This is an opportunity to consolidate and discover working methods and to learn how to manage real projects. A written dissertation will be required at the end of the training period to be defended in front of a jury.

    Possible research laboratories:

    3 SR, LEGI, LTHE, ...


    EDF, Gaz de France, SUEZ, Veolia, ...


  • Tuition fees 4 250 Euros / year : regular students

Entry requirements

You can apply at the 1st year of the master if you have a Bachelor degree in either Science (BSc) or Engineering (BEng) including courses in hydraulic, mechanical and civil Engineering

You can apply directly at the 2nd year of the master if you have a Master degree or a 4 years of higher education level

English language: B1 level. TOEFL: computer-based: 140 / IBT: 60 / paper-based : 457. TOEFL institution code is 6050, Department : Ense3
TOEIC : 550 - IELTS: 4.5

Apply now

To apply : Download application form on our website

Tuition fees

4 250 Euros / year : regular students
Industrial and institutional grants are available for high level students
Training period in companies are paid.

12 000 euros/year if you have stopped your studies for more than 2 years (Lifelong learning)

More informations :

Application deadline for starting the full program in September is April 15th.

Contacts: International Relations Ense3


Academic information

Gael Combe

Education contact

Office :


  • Course duration
    1 or 2 years starting in September
  • Internships abroad


The master in Hydraulic and Civil Engineering offers, for the most able undergraduate students, a 20 month full time 120 ECTS state-of-art technical training in hydraulics, civil engineering, hydraulic works and infrastructures, hydrology, and water resources management.

Website :


  • Language of instruction 100% in english
  • Internship abroad Yes

International exchange

100% foreign students


Tec21 PreDoc Grants : pre-doctoral scholarship program dedicated to attract brilliant students to prepare their second year of masters in one of the further education courses availiable in Grenoble. These scholarships amount to 8000 Euros per year.
CampusFrance website : to find all the funding schemes available for your course in Grenoble on the
Rhône Alpes, Eiffel and Grenoble INP Fundation Scholarships : Find a scholarship to come and study at Grenoble INP


Expected learning outcomes

Career prospects for graduates are very good as the whole program is designed to provide industry oriented training in a scientific environment. Graduates may go on to work in companies or may want to continue on with a PhD at one of one of the associated research laboratories of the school or in numerous universities all over the world.


Intensive, stimulating scientific and academic program.

Train specialists in both public and private sectors who are able to address today's and tomorrow's issues and needs in hydraulic and civil engineering, hydraulic works and infrastructures, hydrology, and water resources management.

Take on and develop scientific and technological knowledge resulting in  a high degree of scientific specialization.

Students will be adaptable, ready to take on new and innovative approaches in their careers.


Capacity to explore breakthrough technologies and to implement them taking into account environmental, societal and human constraints.

Expertise to anticipate future needs, new markets and how to respond with the appropriate strategy through new competitive technologies socially and culturally suitable for the country and or region.

The program draws on theoretical, experimental technological and numerical methods.