Lannion Institute of Technology | University of Rennes 1

The IUT of Lannion is part of the University of Rennes 1, located in Lannion, Brittany in the north west of France. Our Institute offers two-and three-year courses in technical and scientific fields, such as Telecommunications & Network Systems, Business Communication & Journalism, Computer Science, and Chemical Engineering & Applied Physics.

The industrial estate of Lannion houses several multinational corporations, such as Nokia and Orange, and numerous smaller businesses which are specialist in telecoms, photonics and electronics. The IUT has established partnerships with these companies, providing our departments’ access to state-of-the art equipment as well as pedagogical collaborations with professionals.

What diploma do we deliver ? B.U.T. : Bachelor University of Technology

The B.U.T is a three-year nationally recognized qualification.Students complete a wide range of general courses (Math, English and Communication Skills) and scientific or technical courses. The training alternates CM (lectures), TD (tutorials) and TP (practical work). The students benefit from an important pedagogical and methodological support. The 3rd year, which is professional, includes specific courses focused on technology and projects.They can spend a period abroad (study semester or internship in a company). Students spends 70% of the 2000 contact hours provided over the three-year period on vocational courses and 30% on general courses. In addition, a three-to five-month internship is required at the end of the three-year period. As can be seen, this curriculum strongly emphasizes industrially relevant practical and hands-on work.

The IUTs in the French Higher Education System


Undergraduate Courses at the IUT of Lannion

Business Communication & Journalism

  • B.U.T. Information-Communication option Communication des Organisations
  • B.U.T. Information-Communication option Journalisme

Computer Science, Telecommunications & Network Systems

  • B.U.T. Informatique
  • B.U.T. Métiers du Multimédia et de l’Internet
  • B.U.T. Réseaux & Télécommunications

Chemical Engineering & Applied Physics

  • B.U.T. Mesures Physiques