MS Products and processes of the concrete industry

The concrete industry has a turnover of 31 billion euros in Europe (excluding VAT) and has 8,000 factories employing over 210,000 people. In France it represents 634 companies and 906 centres producing 32 million tonnes of products each year. Of the 20,000 employees in the concrete industry in France, 15% are executives and engineers, some of whom are trained by this specialised masters in Products and Processes of the Concrete Industry, accredited by the Conférence des Grandes Écoles.


The objective of this specialised master’s degree is to train experts in Industrial Civil Engineering tools and methods capable of undertaking projects at the intersection of production and new technologies in the field of concrete. At the end, you will have knowledge and expertise in the products of the concrete industry as well as the associated construction techniques.


The training in Products and processes of the concrete industry opens the door to many professional opportunities:

  • Business Director
  • Director of design studies
  • Production director
  • Project director


50% of the teaching is provided by IMT Nord Europe teachers and 50% by professionals from the concrete industry. This brings together companies that manufacture in fixed factories and market products intended for building, public works and environmental markets.



A total of 455 hours are devoted to theoretical and practical teaching and activities within the framework of a multidisciplinary scientific and technical project. The training is organized into 5 main teaching units (UV):
  • Introduction of precast
  • Strength of materials
  • Introduction of binders
  • Environmental construction
  • Generalities on geotechnics
  • Introductive sequence
  • Formulation of HPC
  • Structural design
  • New binders
  • Reinforced concrete for precast
  • Individual Management and Negotiation
  • Change Management
  • Managerial behaviors
  • Management and Leadership
  • Collective Management
  • Mechanical behavior of cracked concretes
  • Roads and Sanitation
  • Seismic design of structures
  • Pathology
  • Industrial visits
  • Challenges of the European energy transition



  • Application fee: €60 non-refundable.
  • Tuition: €7,500 for young graduates pursuing their studies, jobseekers or personal financing; €12,500 for professionals

Payable in 3 instalments over the course of the year, the 1st instalment paid at the time of enrolment is refundable in the event of visa refusal. Payments can be made by bank transfer or cheque.

  • You must hold one of the following diplomas:
    • Engineering degree accredited by the Commission des Titres d’Ingénieur (CTI list)
    • University-accredited postgraduate diploma (DEA, DESS, Master’s, etc.) or professional diploma (Bac+5)
    • M1 or Master’s degree or equivalent for auditors with at least 3 years’ professional experience in the field
    • Title registered with RNCP level 7 (formerly level I)
    • Foreign diploma equivalent to the French qualifications required above
  • By way of derogation :
    • Bac+4 degree with no professional experience
    • Bac+3 degree with at least 3 years’ professional experience


Prerequisites: computer and network skills

Applicants from outside France should find out about the conditions for studying in France and register on the “études en France” platform.

If you are a jobseeker registered with Pôle Emploi or have any questions about financing, please contact us.


The program consists of an academic semester on campus from September 2024 until February 2025, and a 6-month internship in a company or a research centre between February and August 2025.


Director of the Specialised PPIB Masters


+33 (0)3 27 71 24 19

Director of the GCE teaching


+33 (0)3 27 71 24 18

Administrative contact person

+33 (03) 20 33 55 48