With 25000 students, UAM is a public institution internationally renowned for the quality of its teaching and research.
It has been nominated Campus of International Excellence (CIE) within the framework of UAM+CSIC CIE project. UAM is ranked among the world’s top 200 universities, it is one of Spanish leading universities in research, and it has high experience in students’ mobility (UAM is the 6th University in Europe in percentage of outgoing Erasmus students).
The IPCV Master program is supported by the Escuela Politécnica Superior (EPS), and particularly by the Video Processing & Understanding Lab (VPULab) and the Biometric Recognition Group (ATVS), already involved in a 4-year BSC degree in Electrical Engineering – specialist in Audio and Video Processing, and in the MSC degree in Research and Innovation on ICT – specialist in Biometrics & Surveillance.
With 65000 students, the city of Bordeaux displays a strong educational network covering every field of study, with four “Collège”, several engineering schools and other higher education institutions. In 2011, the University of Bordeaux was one of the first universities to receive the “Campus of Excellence” award in France. This award represents significant funding provided by the French Government in the framework of its “Investments for the future”.
The IPCV Master program is part of the Collège “Sciences and Technologies”. The Collège is further divided into seven faculties. The IPCV program relies on three of them: Information Technology, Mathematics and Interaction, Engineering Sciences.
The three faculties all have a number of internationally recognized researchers in the three laboratories:
Situated at the south of Bordeaux, besides teaching and research buildings, the campus hosts all the necessary students’ facilities, including libraries, halls of residence, university restaurants, sports grounds, tennis courts, a swimming pool, a medical centre and social services. All these equipments can be used by students. They will have access as well to study rooms and computer facilities.