Aerospace Education Catalogue

Mastère Spécialisé® IoT - Designer of Secure Devices for IoT

  • Organisation: Mines Saint-Étienne, Campus Provence
  • Type of Course: Initial education - Life-long learning
  • Language(s): French
  • Place: Gardanne (13) (French Regions: PACA)
  • Prepared diploma/grade/title: Mastère Spécialisé: French Grandes Ecoles Specialized (or Specializing) master
  • Level of entry: French Baccalaureat + 5
  • VAE (Validation of Acquired Experiences): Yes

Course Details

Objectives: This training will allow students to develop a solid base of skills so that they can carry out activities focused on communicating systems and their security.

Intended for: “Young graduate” profile
General or specialized engineer (electronics, robotics, IT)
Scientific Master II
Master I with 3 years of professional experience
"Experienced" profile
Robotic engineer
Electronics engineer
IoT project manager
Information system manager

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

Prerequisites: mastery of a programming language

Admission requirements: Submission of application files: from January 15 to June 30 for an entry in early October.

An extension of the deadline beyond June 30 may be considered by special dispensation: contact the school.

Acquired skills during the training : Students will be able to implement the complete IoT chain: from the acquisition of information by a micro-electronic sensor, to its storage in a cloud while ensuring the confidentiality, integrity and authentication of the information. They will master the different software and hardware layers necessary for the implementation of an IOT solution that is robust and secure. Through this training, students will understand cryptographic mechanisms and the various attacks that can disrupt the system.

Duration and terms: 1 year

Notes: One of the strengths of this training is the use of the school's platforms: IdFab which is a space for prototyping and collaborative innovation, and MicroPacks which has technologies and R&D to innovate in the world of connected objects.

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  • Engineering Sciences
  • Applications, Operations


  • 8 - Avionics and on-board Systems (embedded networks, sensors, instrumentation, etc.), Real-time Systems
  • 11 - Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Modelling, Optimisation, Digital and Data Sciences, Big Data, Cryptography, Cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence
  • 12 - Telecommunications, Networks, Information and Communications Technologies, Multimedia, Internet of Things, Teleservices
  • 14 - Transports, Intelligent Transportations Systems (ITS), Mobility, Vehicles, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)