Important dates (updated July, 20th, 2017)

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 2017-2018 will start on Monday, September 11th, 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 11th, 2:00pm. Please bring your laptop or warn us if not available
  • Choice of core syllabus course units: Thursday September 15th, 2017, noon
  • Choice of internship: Thursday, October 19, 2017, noon


  • Most courses are evaluated according to two modalities:
    • A written exam (2 hours)
    • A presentation, a homework or a project
  • First exam session: tba
  • 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), deadline: Friday, January 19, 2018, noon
  • Master’s colloquium (COLQ): January 31, February 1st and 2nd, 2018


  • Beginning of internship: February 1, 2018
  • End of internship: June 30, 2018
  • Internship report: Friday June 8th, 2018, noon (for students defending in August, August 17th, noon)
  • Internship defenses: from June 25, to June 27, 2018 in Rennes. For students defending in August, Friday, August 31st, 2018, in Rennes