After a gap year due to the COVID pandemic, the students of the first intake of the MIR Master’s programme started their academic year on September 6th, 2021.
The first intake counts 24 students: 21 EMJMD scholarship holders, 2 self-financed students and 1 ECA Group scholarship holder and 14 different countries of nationality: Bangladesh, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Egypt, El Salvador, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Nigeria and Pakistan.
MIR students took part in a two-week induction period from September 6th to 17th, during which they got to know each other, met the MIR programme’s coordination team and the first-year teaching staff. They also visited the various laboratories of the University of Toulon, discovered the La Garde campus, its services and the surrounding area.
At the end of the induction period, the students were met with Alain Fidani, Research and Innovation Director at ECA GROUP, and two of his collaborators.
The classes officially started on September 20th, 2021.
To read the University of Toulon’s article on the arrival of the MIR students, click on the following link: https://www.univ-tln.fr/Rentree-de-la-premiere-promotion-du-Master-MIR.html