EMARO, European Master on Advanced RObotics, is an integrated Masters course conducted by three European institutions and three Asian institutions :
EMARO has been designed and accepted in the framework of the European Union ERASMUS-MUNDUS programme.
The Erasmus Mundus programme is a cooperation and mobility programme of the European Union in the field of higher education which promotes the European Union as a center of excellence in learning around the world. It aims to enhance quality in European higher education and to promote intercultural understanding through co-operation with third-countries See more on the Erasmus Mundus web site.
The Erasmus Mundus programme supports high-quality European Masters Courses, by providing attractive grants for students (having excellent academic results) and visiting scholars (academic and professionals) from around the world to engage in postgraduate study at European universities, as well as by encouraging the outgoing mobility of European students and scholars towards third-countries. Emaro will be supported by European Union for at least 5 years (2008-2013).
All courses are taught in English
Length: 2 years
The masters course applies to European and third country-students who already hold a first university degree with 180 ECTS, after at least three years of university studies (at the level of bachelor of science), in a field related to Robotics area such as: automatic control, computer science, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, and applied mathematics. The applicants have to be fluent in writing and reading in English. The admission is decided on the basis of excellence of the academic records of the student, the quality of her/his former studies, motivations, reference letters and general skills for foreign languages. The EMARO Consortium recruits about 45 students each year, about 15 in each institution.
The applicants must be fluent in English, both writing and speaking. An applicant whose native language is not English is required to pass a recognized international English test such as the TOEFL or other equivalent tests.
French proficiency: Not required
8 000 € for the two years for non-European students
and 4 000 € for the two years for European students.