Application for 2018-2019 now open

For questions concerning the application process, please contact ubinet-application [at]

Important Dates

  • February - April : First Round of applications
  • Mid May : Final notification of acceptance for the 1st round

Applying in the first round increases the chances of getting a Labex scholarship (see Scholarship section below)

  • May - Beginning of June : Second Round of applications
  • Mid June: Final notification of acceptance for the second round


The procedure comprises one or two steps depending on your citizenship:

  • Students from these countries must complete steps 1 and 2. Both steps can be done in parallel.
  • Other students (in particular all European students) must complete step 2 only.

Step 1: Application to the Campus France web site. Use the keyword Ubiquitous to find the Ubinet program here

Step 2: Apply on the Ubinet web site:

Admission Criteria

The program is designed for those having completed four years of University (either a three-year Bachelor program and a first year of Master of Science or a four-year long Bachelor) in either computer science, networking, applied mathematics, or electrical engineering. Students must submit at least two letters of recommendation.

Tuition Fees

The French educational system allows all students to follow their studies with a low financial cost. The cost of this program is based on regular French university fees for a Master degree. Tuition fees are approximately 510 Euros for the full year and cover course expenses and medical insurance for students below 28.

Scholarship program from UCN@Sophia

The scholarship program offers outstanding students the chance to receive a grant for the Ubinet track. These grants are sponsored by the labex UCN@Sophia. This will be a decision from the Ubinet Program Committee. For other funding programs, please visit the grants page.


Several low cost University residences in Sophia Antipolis welcome students during the academic year. Antibes and Nice which are nearby cities also have accommodation possibilities. An information booklet will be sent to you with confirmation of your registration.