Important dates (updated 6/18/19)

This page contains all the important dates (to be confirmed) related to the SIF master. The page is regularly updated.

Start of the year

  • Academic year 2018-2019 will start on Monday, September 10th, at 10:00am, in ISTIC 12D building, room Jersey, for all students of the Rennes, Vannes and Lannion sites (see campus plan). Physical presence in Rennes is mandatory for all students from any site
  • Classes start on Monday, September 10th, 2:00pm. Please bring your laptop or warn us if not available
  • First semester/first part: until mid-November
  • First semester/second part: until mid-January
  • Choice of core syllabus course units: September 14, 2018
  • Choice of internship: October 18, noon, 2018


  • Most courses are evaluated according to two modalities:
    • A written exam (2 hours)
    • A presentation, a homework or a project
  • Exam sessions: depends on your module teacher
  • Second exam session: TBA
  • Note 1: there will be no written convocation to the exams, they will be announced in your digital workspace (ENT) only.
  • Note 2: a plan of the campus of Rennes, to see where exams rooms are located, can be found here.

Bibliography and colloquium

  • Bibliographic study (BIBL):
    • starts at internship confirmation (around beginning of November)
    • Report, preliminary version: December 18, noon in France
    • Report, final version: January 18, 2019, noon in France
  • Master’s colloquium (COLQ): January 29-31, 2019


  • Beginning of internship: February 1, 2019
  • End of internship: June 30, 2019
  • Internship report deadline: June 7, 2019, noon (defense in June) - August 16, 2019, noon (defense in August)
  • Internship defenses: June 24-26, 2019, in Rennes / August 30, 2019, in Rennes
  • Schedule for presentations: June and August, 2019.