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Program Overview


Students must attend three required modules and three elective modules chosen among five, for a total of 30 European Credits (ECTS):
This program is enriched by a seminar series given by international speakers from the academy and from the industry. Students may be involved in shaping this series.


Research training:
A 6–months training will take place in one of the cutting-edge academic laboratories or biotechnology companies located on site and abroad, in Europe and the US.
This mSSB is in first row seat in the international Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition (MIT, USA). Students may prepare during summer this annual competition.


Detailed programme

Please download the detailed programme in French: programme détaillé.pdf or in English: detailed programme.pdf

The courses proposed in each module are described on the "courses description" page.

Teaching language

is mainly English unless all the students are French-speakers.


Université d'Evry-Val-d'Essonne (30 km south of Paris, France)

- IBGBI Building:
23 Boulevard de France, 91037 Evry cedex








Ile-de-France Building:
Boulevard François Mitterrand, 91025 Evry cedex



IronLogo.jpg Congratulations to the iGEM-Evry 2013 team! The team launched by mSSB students and advised by iSSB members won the "human practice" price and a gold medal at the European final. It is one of the 2 French teams selected for the world championship in Boston. The iGEM-Evry-2013 team's project here.

* The iGEM-Evry-2012 team had also participated to the world championship, after having won two prices (best model, best human practices) and got a gold medal at the European jamboree.



The 2014/2015 mSSB program will start on September 15, 2014: opening meeting 8:30 at IBGBI

The schedule of the courses is available here