Enjoy a unique Sino-French experience!

The Post-Master “International Energy Management” (ALEF) is a double-degree English-taught programme in the field of project management for renewables, renewable energies and grid technologies, and energy transition. It delivers:

  • A French “Mastère Spécialisé” degree, delivered by Mines ParisTech and INSA de Lyon
  • A Chinese “Master of Engineering” degree, delivered by Tsinghua University in Beijing.

20 students per year

6 months intership

8 months immersion in the Energy domain

200 graduate students

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Study Trip in China 2019

Visit to the 8×1000 MW nuclear power plant in Tianwan. It uses 6 PWR reactors with a Russian design, and 2 PWR reactors with a French design.

Visit to a floating PV plant


Applications to enroll can be submitted from February 1 to June 30 of each year.

The enrollment status will be granted only upon acceptance of the application based on the suitability of the applicant’s academic background or working experience (first step) and proof of payment of the registration fee (second step).



Unit 1 : Linguistic and Cultural Preparation

Chinese language and culture
French language for Chinese students

Unit 2 : International Energy Panorama

Worlwide and regional energy panoramas
Energy policies & Energy markets
Rational Use of energy and Demand Side Management
Greenhouse effect and Energy related polluting emissions
Environmental assessment tools (LCA) and Economical Impacts (External cost, …)

Unit 3 :Energy Projects Management

Innovative Energy Project Financing
Innovation management
Economic analysis
Business models and business plan

Unit 4 : Energy technology alternatives for the future

Renewable energies
Fossil, nuclear technologies and advanced coal technologies
Hydrogen technologies and economy
Demand-side management
Fusion, ocean energies
Mobility, electric vehicles, and biofuels
Carbon capture and storage


How to apply

  • Duration: 14 months
  • Beginning of the programme: October, year N
  • End of the programme: December, year N+1
  • Location: Sophia Antipolis (near Nice), Paris, then Beijing
  • Tuition fees: 13 000€ (with a possibility of industrial sponsorship)

Admission: on application, after interview

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Study trips

During your training you will have the opportunity to visit many industrial sites related to energy

Discover the energy problems linked to the insularity of Corsica (France)

Master ALEF - Corsica 2017
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Understand the energy management of a country and be able to take courses like Krakow University in Poland

ALEF Study Tour in Poland 2018
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And bin of other trip in China and around the world …