Aerospace Education Catalogue

Mastère Spécialisé® Ingénierie des essais en vol expérimentaux (MS-IEVex)

  • Organisations :
  • Type of Course: Life-long learning
  • Language(s): French
  • Place: Toulouse (ISAE SUPAERO Campus) and Istres (EPNR) (French Regions: Occitanie)
  • Prepared diploma/grade/title: Advanced Master (Label of the Conférence des Grandes Ecoles)
  • Level of entry: French Baccalaureat + 5

Course Details

Objectives: The Specialized Master® experimental Flight Test Engineering is a course organized by ISAE and EPNER aiming at providing either Flight Test Governmental organizations or Aircraft manufacturers with high-qualified test pilots and flight test engineers.
The original spirit of this program is to prepare pilots and engineers to work in integrated team.
This Master develops theoretical and applied skills of experienved pilots and engineers for the preparation, implementation and report of flight test either of aircraft or complex embedded systems, in the safety conditions.

Intended for: Engineers or pilots must be accepted by ENPR before apply their application to this Master

Degree Level (EU) : 7 - (EQC level or equivalent)

Admission requirements: Master 2 diploma or engineering degree bac +5 (or equivalent diploma) or Master 1 diploma (or equivalent) with at least 3 years of professional experience
Pilots with at least 1200 flight hours,
Engineers with at least 100 flight hours.

Duration and terms: One year full time.
2-months courses in basis sciences and French aeronautical communication skills at ISAE-SUPAERO in Toulouse
10-months Experimental Flight Test course, for fixed-wing or rotor-wing for pilots and engineers given at EPNER in Istres.

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  • Engineering Sciences
  • Applications, Operations


  • 1 - Physics and Environment: radiation, particles, fields, debris, climatic and vibratory conditions, meteorology
  • 2 - Dynamics and Kinetics (flight dynamics, space dynamics, constellations, formation flying, attitude and orbit control...)
  • 13 - Positioning, Navigation, GNSS
  • 14 - Transports, Intelligent Transportations Systems (ITS), Mobility, Vehicles, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)
  • 16 - System Engineering, Product Assurance and Safety, Qualification/Testing, Validation & Verification, Metrology, Certification
  • 18 - Human Factors, Human Machine Interfaces, Operations, Exploitation, Air Traffic Management