Institut national des sciences appliquées de Toulouse

French engineering school

Institut national des sciences appliquées de Toulouse (INSA Toulouse, National Institute of Applied Sciences of Toulouse) is a renowned graduate engineering school in France. It is in a campus of the University of Toulouse (Southern France).[1]

Institut national des sciences appliquées de Toulouse
TypePublic, Graduate engineering school
43°34′13.161″N 1°28′4.513″E / 43.57032250°N 1.46792028°E / 43.57032250; 1.46792028
AffiliationsUniversité Fédérale Toulouse Midi-Pyrénées
Toulouse Tech
University of Toulouse

Its different curricula lead to the following French & European degrees :

  • Ingénieur INSA Toulouse (INSA Toulouse Graduate engineer Masters level program)
  • Masters Recherche & Doctorat (PhD doctorate studies )
  • Mastères Spécialisés (MS)

Academic activities and industrial applied research are performed mainly in French and English languages. Students from a dozen of nationalities participate to the different curricula at INSA Toulouse.

Research labs


Research activities at INSA Toulouse relate to the following topics:[2]

  • Nano and Multifunctional Materials for Machines and Structures
  • Extreme Measurements, Non-Destructive Testing
  • Microbial Systems, Biotechnologies, Water and Processes
  • Energy Conversion and Optimised Energy Management
  • Modelling, Simulation and Statistics for Physics, Engineering and Biology
  • Cyber-Physical Systems, Micro-NanoSystems for Health, Aeronautics and Space


  1. "MEMBERS". Archived from the original on 2016-11-29. Retrieved 2016-08-26.
  2. (in French)Insa Toulouse

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