Engineering summer school

EPITA Graduate School of Computer Science

Program Description

Engineering summer school

EPITA Graduate School of Computer Science

For a significant and rewarding experience in Paris , EPITA offers 2 or 3-week summer programs (up to 3 ECTS credits), between the 11th of July and the 31st of July 2016, from €1,090 only. By opening its doors to foreign students, EPITA aims to educate a broad and diverse population. EPITA supports international students in acquiring multiple skills and discovering the French way of teaching. In order to boost students’ experiences in Paris, classes are focused on communication and participation.

EPITA Summer School courses are full-time, intensive programs, and consist of at least 30 contact hours over the two-week period.

Students will therefore have to choose among the following courses, entirely taught in English:

Mobile Development 2 weeks / 2 ECTS credits

The aim is to design a mobile application from scratch and know its structure and basic elements. Students will learn how to make screen layouts and user interfaces, manage contents, understand mobile applications characteristics (performance, optimization, market segmentation,), and develop a simple application for Android or iOS and install on the device.

Video Games Development 3 weeks / 3 ECTS credits

The aim is to design a video game with graphics and sounds. Students will learn how to use the computer components (sound cards, graphic cards,) to build up their game which is usually developed for Windows. The offered games are often a replication of those that are very well known in the market and usually most played by students.

Cyber and Information Security 2 weeks / 2 ECTS credits

The aim of this module is to expose the students to the client and server side security concepts. Students will understand the major security vulnerabilities associated with web technologies such as such as XSS, SQL injection, manipulate and fix those vulnerabilities, and deploying a state-of-the-art SSL/TLS configuration on a web server. Topics will include cryptography penetrating testing, digital forensics.

EPITA Summer School gives ECTS credits for its courses. Students can easily transfer credits to other universities using the ECTS system.

A summer school curriculum based on the real needs of the business world!

We believe that professionals are not only the best qualified, but the only ones genuinely capable to train you on the professional skills you need for a successful career.

Our Summer School program pledges to the following academic practices:

  • Using company-expert only instructors
  • Encouraging students to interact and contribute to the courses
  • Building for each student their first international network

Cultural activities

EPITA Summer Schools are not only courses but also a great opportunity to have fun and discover the beautiful city of Paris! During your stay, your Buddies will guide you to visit the most famous places in Paris such as the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre museum, the Château de Versailles and even Disneyland!


Accommodation, on option, can be provided in one of EPITA’s residences next to the campus. An airport pick-up service is also offered.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated May 27, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
July 2017
2 - 3 weeks
Full time
1,090 EUR
Start date July 2017
France Paris
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Duration 2 - 3 weeks
Price 1,090 EUR
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