L'École de design Nantes Atlantique


Rue Christian Pauc, 44306 Nantes, France



L'École de design Nantes Atlantique is a French private institution of higher education dedicated exclusively to design. Established in 1988, it is recognized by the French government and a member of the prestigious Conférence des Grandes Écoles. The school's educational programs are based on corporate partnerships that take diverse forms.

L'École de design Nantes Atlantique offers many programs open to international students at undergraduate (BDes) and postgraduate level (MDes). They all lead to the same Diploma in design certified by the French Minister of Higher Education.
The following programs are open to students who have studied at least two years (for BDes) or three years (for MDes) in a design disicpline.

in Nantes, France

In our studios abroad

L'École de design Nantes Atlantique's guarantees:

  • A recognized qualification at national and international level;
  • Access to the corporate world through internships, design projects in collaboration with companies and a 2,500+ alumni network;
  • Opportunities for a two-year international immersion in our studios abroad;
  • The possibility of obtaning a double degree in manangement or engineering (for French speakers);
  • Opening to research within the Design Labs and the associated research chairs.