Professional license – Industry professions: mechatronics, robotics

Domain: Sciences, technologies and health in tropical environments

Course: Automated systems engineering

ECTS credits


level of studies
at the end of training

Baccalaureate +3

Teaching locations

Saint-Pierre – Terre-Sainte campus

Type of training : Bachelor's degree

Training regime: Continuing Education

Training summary

This Professional License (LP), created in partnership with the Lislet Geoffroy high school, trains professionals with transversal skills in industrial automation and robotics. This course was defined after a survey of Automated Systems engineering companies on Reunion Island.


Training aims

Trained students will be able to participate in improving the tools, their programming, and defining complete equipment or different subsystems.

There are many sectors of activity: agri-food, metallurgy, plastics, construction, energy, etc.

Advantages of the training

  • Several certification opportunities: PIX certification, Voltaire certification and certification in English

  • High-level professional speakers strengthen the teaching team

  • A technical platform oriented towards industrial robotics, available to students

  • Participation in national Robotics Olympiad type events

  • High-performance job offer rate at the end of the academic year

Targeted skills

  • Participate in the development of specifications for transversal mechatronics projects as well as in the drafting of the specification document and the creation of technical files

  • Design and integrate automated production systems

  • Implement control systems and robots integrated into a production system (programming, adjustment, development)

  • Master the methods and techniques used in industrial communication networks

  • Design production facilities for the integration of standard automation products and industrial robots

  • Ensure the links that connect production machines to management IT

  • Develop and carry out maintenance of industrial vision equipment in the field of control

National Professional Certification Directory sheet (RNCP)

Summary of lessons by course

• Adaptation period, upgrade according to profiles: automation, industrial electricity - basics, industrial electricity - electrical authorization, industrial networks
• Business & scientific culture: communicate in English, professional English, communicate and convince, quality and business management, project management, mechatronics, digital tools
• Industrial automation: industrial automation, electro-pneumatic systems, supervision of systems, automation and industrial networks.
• Robotics Integration: instrumentation & regulation, industrial vision, industrial robotics
• Automated systems: advanced automation, automation and industrial electricity motion / security, advanced supervision, cyber security


Tutored project and professional dissertation

Specific devices

Not concerned

Conditions of access to training

After study of the file, Baccalaureate + 2 level or equivalent

Continuing Studies

The professional license is a national higher education diploma which confers on its holder the degree of license and pursues a priority objective of professional integration.

Career opportunities

  • Technician in studies and development of robotic or automated systems

  • Technician for the study and simulation of automated and robotic production lines

  • Installation and development technician for automated and robotic production lines

  • Automated and robotic systems maintenance technician

  • Technician. in mechatronics

  • Project assistant in design office, in co-design and integration of mechatronic systems

  • Assistant engineer in management and supervision of mechatronic systems, in maintenance of mechatronic systems

  • Responsible business

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