An integral part of the Université Jean Monnet in Saint-Etienne and an associate member of the Institut Mines-Télécom, TSE trains around 540 student engineers each year in electronics, optics, telecommunications, networks, imaging, vision and informatics.
Knowledge Center for Innovation
The Knowledge Center for Innovation is new building next to the Telecom Saint-Etienne building structured around a training center, a learning center, an innovation-entrepreneurship-technology transfer center and a Fab lab. It will be fully operational when the Master ITXR program will start in September 2021.
The Hubert Curien laboratory is a joint research unit (UMR 5516 ) of the Jean Monnet University, Saint-Etienne, the National Research Centre “CNRS” and the Institut d’Optique Graduate School. It is composed of about 90 researchers, professors and assistant professors, 20 engineers and administrative staff and 130 PhD and post-PhD students. This makes the Hubert Curien laboratory with a total of about 240 staff the most important research structure of Saint-Etienne. Our research activities are organized according to two scientific departments: Optics, photonics and surface and Computer Science, Security, Image. The research activity is structured into scientific projects within 6 main teams: Micro/Nano structuring, Radiation-matter Interaction, Image Science & computer vision, Data Intelligence, Connected Intelligence and Secure Embedded Systems & Hardware Architectures.