Advanced Master

MS OSE - Energy Systems Optimization



The MINES ParisTech Advanced Master's Degree "Energy Systems Optimization"(OSE) is a high-level up-to-date Post-Master educational programme in the energy field.
It is certified by the French Conference des Grandes Ecoles (C.G.E.).
It is taught in French.


This Advanced Master trains young engineers to be able to manage the energy projects of the future, in a specific context where markets are unregulated and problems of environment are increasing.
They will get technical skills, but also economical and legal skills.
This programme is delivered in partnership with the CREDEN (Centre de recherche en conomie et droit de l'nergie) of Montpellier University and the EDHEC (Ecole des hautes tudes commerciales du Nord).


6 months of academic courses:
The theoretical part takes place in Sophia Antipolis in the research centre of "Mathematiques appliquees" of MINES ParisTech and lasts 6 months.
It is divided in 4 modules :
1- Energetic Chain Analysis (climatic changes and control of energy needs)
2- Optimization (decision-making support, long term prospective, mathematical programming)
3- Projects Management and Finance
4- New energetic concepts: economical, political and environmental aspects

Among theses theoretical courses :
- Numerous team works : publications syntheses, organization of "OSE meeting" or study trip
- Technology watch

To know more about the program, see the Advanced Master's OSE web site.

6 months of professional mission:
The professional mission is a specific study performed in a company. The mission subject is seriously selected by the Advanced Master supervisor. The student will be supervised by a professor and a representative from the company. The mission will be closed with a professional thesis and an oral defense.

Example of company :
EDF Research and Development Department

Skills acquired

- Global knowledges in the energy sector
- Methods for decision-making support and optimization of energy systems
- Knowledge in management, marketing, finance and investment chooses
- Technical and scientific expertise in the energy sector

Professional openings

Engineers expert in technical studies or economical analysis, in purchase department, finance department of big energy companies or consulting companies etc. such as :
Air Liquide, Arcelor-Mittal, groupe AREVA, EDF, Ademe, GDF-Suez, Soregies, Roquette, Altran, Volia, Poweo, RTE etc...


- Partners as industrial firms, Management school and university
- Tuitions fees covered by industrial partners
- Salary for each student
- Small classes with individual supervising
- Network of graduates of the Advanced Master

Web Site Download Supervisors
http://www.mastere-ose... PDF version Gilles GUERASSIMOFF - MINES ParisTech
Keywords Requirements Admission

MINES ParisTech, post-master, OSE, advanced Master, Energy Systems Optimization, energy market, energy management, global context, Sophia Antipolis

- Graduates with a Master degree or equivalent (5 years university curriculum)
- Exceptionally graduates with a Bachelor degree or equivalent (4 years university curriculum)
- A good level in French is required

CV, application form and interview. You can apply from January.
Dead-line for submission: / Middle of May

Location Program Language Student Life

Sophia Antipolis (near Nice)


Beginning of courses: end of September

Cost Contacts Duration
15 200 that are usually covered by the company sponsoring professional training project Gilles GUERASSIMOFF +33 12 Months
ECTS Credits : 75

Last modification :Wednesday March 10 2021