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3D Build 2023: Building Your Future!

Co-organised by the National School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture of Lille (ENSAPL, a prominent institution combining traditions and technologies to train both architects and landscape architects of the future), the CERI MP Department of the Institut Mines-Télécom Nord Europe (IMTNE, the largest multi-disciplinary engineering school in Northern France) and the International Academy (summer university for international students in Hauts-de-France), the research-oriented summer school 3D Build 2023 is a strong 60-hour training programme focusing on the fundamental aspects of architecture, architectural technology and engineering, in line with top-tier research centres and leading experts in the field.

Midway between Paris, London and Brussels, at the heart of a high-performance academic and economic hub that makes innovation a priority, 3D Build 2023 will provide high-standard English-taught classes, scientific immersion in the field, as well as an introduction to research through a supervised project. A smart opportunity to broaden your international experience under enjoyable conditions with fellow students worldwide.

3D Build 2023 will build upon the successful Archi 2018, 3D Build 2019, and Archi 2022 summer schools.

NB: The modalities and contents presented on this website may be subject to minor modifications. In case of force majeure, please note that this programme may be run online.

Towards research

As a research-oriented summer school, 3D Build 2023 will be a springboard for your enrolment in a PhD or a postdoc in France in the fields of architecture or engineering.

ECTS credits

5 European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) credits pertaining to the completed assessments and a personalised Certificate of Completion will be awarded to the students to authenticate their participation.

Programme overview

Scientific Lectures
12 h
Workshops & Scientific Research Project
25 h
Cultural Visits & Events
17 h
A French Speaking World
2 h
Haut-de-France: A Dynamic Environment for Researchers
1 h
Welcome & Closing Sessions
3 h




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  • A strong scientific training
    in line with top-tier research centres & leading experts
    in architecture, architectural technology & engineering
  • A door-opening peri-doctoral programme
    giving access to the French research community
    & making connections internationally
  • Forward-looking higher education institutions
    with high-standard on-campus accommodation
    & welcome services, great facilities & vibrant hall life
  • The strategic, most dynamic area in North-West Europe
    at the heart of a high-performance academic
    & economic hub that makes innovation a priority
  • A young region, always on the move
    lively, easy-living, with a rich history
    & heritage, centre of arts & cultures