Rs 414.132.3 Order Of 14 June 2004 On The Training Leading To The Bachelor's Degree And The Master Of The Federal Polytechnic Of Lausanne (Epfl Training Ordinance)

Original Language Title: RS 414.132.3 Ordonnance du 14 juin 2004 sur la formation menant au bachelor et au master de l’Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (Ordonnance sur la formation à l’EPFL)

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414.132.3 order on the training leading to the Bachelor's degree and the master of the Ecole polytechnique Federal Lausanne (EPFL training Ordinance) of June 14, 2004 (status on September 1, 2015) the Direction of the Federal Polytechnic School of Lausanne (EPFL), view of art. 3, al. 1, let. b, of the Ordinance of 13 November 2003 on ETHZ and EPFL, stop: Section 1 General information and definitions art. 1 purpose this order regulates the training leading to the bachelor and master titles awarded by the EPFL.
Bachelor and master studies are the two successive phases of this training.

Art. 2 admission admission to the training leading to the Bachelor's degree and the master is determined by the order of 8 May 1995 on Federal admission to the Polytechnic School of Lausanne.

SR 414.110.422.3 art. 3 titles the EPFL awards the following titles in his fields of study (sections or areas): a. the bachelor; b. the master.

Securities carry the seal of the EPFL, and mention the name of the holder. They are signed by the president of the EPFL, by Vice President for academic at EPFL and the section Director. They are accompanied by the "diploma supplement" describing the level, context, content and status of the studies completed successfully. Titles mention the field of studies, and for the master, the designation of the licensee, as well as a possible special orientation.
The title of bachelor aims to facilitate admission to the master from another high school studies. It is issued to the exmatricule of the EPFL student before getting the master.
Holder of the diploma of the EPFL (art. 15, para. 1) is allowed to stand as holder of the master of the EPFL (annex I).
The titles and corresponding designations according to fields of study are listed in annex I of this order.
The titles of master awarded by EPFL commonly with other institutions are governed by specific agreements.
The EPFL also awards the title of doctor of Science (or Ph. D.) and other securities corresponding to the training. These securities are the object of specific orders.

New content according to chapter I of O of the Direction of EPFL on 12 June 2006, in force since 23 oct. 2006 (RO 2006 3307).

Art. 4 credits of studies ECTS the EPFL awards credits for the benefits of controlled studies, in accordance with the European system of transfer and accumulation of credits of study (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System, following ECTS). The number of credits defined for a material is based on the amount of work required to achieve the goal of training.
ECTS credits are acquired cumulatively according to the conditions defined by the order of 14 June 2004 on the control of studies at EPFL. The regulations of the control of the studies referred to in art. 6, al. 1, of the said order define the number of credits assigned to each branch of study.
The study plans referred to in art. 6, al. 2, of the Ordinance on the control of studies at EPFL are designed to allow the acquisition of 60 ECTS per academic year.

SR 414.132.2 art. 5 number of required ECTS credits succeeded the bachelor student who has acquired 180 ECTS credits according to the order of 14 June 2004 on the control of studies at EPFL and the implementing regulations referred to in art. 6, al. 1, of the said order.
Has managed the master student who has acquired, in addition to the bachelor, 60 ECTS credits, 90 ECTS credits for the sections that require in accordance with Annex I, and managed the master project representing 30 appropriations in accordance with the order of 14 June 2004 on the control of studies at EPFL and the implementing regulations.

RS 414.132.2 new content according to chapter I of O of the Direction of EPFL on 12 June 2006, in force since 23 oct. 2006 (RO 2006 3307).

Section 2 Bachelor art. 6 steps of training the EPFL bachelor is composed of two successive stages of training: a. the cycle propaedeutic; b. cycle bachelor.

These two cycles must be completed within six years.

Art. 7 cycle preparatory cycle propaedeutic spans one academic year and ends with the exams.
There objective verification of basic knowledge, the acquisition of skills necessary for the continuation of the training in the natural sciences and an introduction in human and social sciences.
Its duration may not exceed two years.
The success of the exams allows to acquire 60 ECTS credits and is the condition to enter the cycle bachelor.

Art. 8 cycle bachelor cycle bachelor covers two years of studies.
There objective the acquisition of the scientific bases, General and specific to the field of study and a sector of social and human sciences.
Its duration may not exceed four years.
Cycle bachelor is deemed successful by the acquisition of 120 ECTS credits. The success of the bachelor is the condition to enter the cycle master. Art. 31, al. 1, of the Ordinance of 14 June 2004 on the control of the studies at the EPFL is reserved.

RS 414.132.2 sentence introduced by section III of the O in the direction of EPFL June 2, 2008, in force since 1 sept. 2008 (RO 2008 3721).

Section 3 Master art. 9 steps of training the master consists of two successive stages of training: a. the cycle master; b. the master project.

These two steps must be passed in a matter of: a. three years when the cycle master includes 60 credits; b. four years when the cycle master has 90 credits.

Art. 10 cycle master's goal is the acquisition of specific knowledge of the field of study that allows control of the profession, as well as the study of a discipline of the humanities and social sciences.
The duration of the cycle of 60 ECTS master is one year, but may not exceed two years; cycle of 90 ECTS credits is a year and a half, but may not exceed three years.
The cycle master is deemed successful by the acquisition of 60 or 90 ECTS credits.

Art. 11 the success of the master project master project to acquire 30 credits ECTS.
The success of the master is the condition to start the master project. Art. 31, al. 3, of the order of 14 June 2004 on the control of the studies at the EPFL is reserved.

RS 414.132.2 new content according to section III of the O in the direction of EPFL June 2, 2008, in force since 1 sept. 2008 (RO 2008 3721).

Section 4 periods of training art. 12 times the credits required conditions must be acquired in the durations laid down for each training cycle in this order. Studies cannot be interrupted between the cycle propaedeutic and cycle bachelor, or between the master and the master project.
As an exception to the al. 1, the Vice President for Academic Affairs may extend the maximum duration of a training cycle or grant an interruption between two cycles to a student who submits a cause long-term illness, maternity, a period of military service, as soon as they are known and before the expiry of the maximum period.

Section 5 other arrangements art. 13 mobility in respect of mobility, the EPFL can allow students to study a semester or a year at another high school, or to the master project in another high school, in the public sector or in industry, in remaining registered at EPFL. Controls of the acquis passed successfully in another high school are taken into account as far as the curriculum was previously fixed with the head of the field of study of the EPFL.
The directives of the Vice President for Academic Affairs (Internet address: http://daawww.epfl.ch/daa/sac/textleg.htm).

Art. 14 amendment of the law in force the change in the law in force is regulated in annex II.

Art. 15 transitional provisions the degree is granted until 31 December 2004.
Titles of bachelor and master are awarded from 1 January 2005.

Art. 16 entry into force this order comes into force on October 18, 2004, with the exception of the al. 2. Annex II comes into force on January 1, 2005.

Annex I (art. 3, al. 5) titles and professional designations Bachelor and master Sections / areas Designation accompanying the master Bachelor of Science BSc Master of Science MSc engineering civil Civil Engineering civil engineer (ing. civ. degree. EPF) Bachelor of Science BSc Master of Science MSc science and Environmental Sciences and Engineering engineer in environment environmental engineering (Eng. ca. degree.) EPF) Bachelor of Science BSc Master of Science MSc engineering mechanical Mechanical Engineering mechanical engineer (ing.) guy graduate. EPF) Bachelor of Science BSc Master * of Science MSc Microengineering Microengineering engineer in Microtechnology (Eng. microtechn. degree. EPF) Bachelor of Science BSc Master * of Science MSc electrical engineering and electronics Electrical and Electronic Engineering engineer electrician (ing. el diploma. EPF) Bachelor of Science BSc Master of Science MSc communication systems Communication Systems Engineer in communication systems (ing. sys com degree. EPF) Bachelor of Science BSc physics Physics Master * of Science MSc physics Physics physicist (phys. degree.) EPF) Master of Science MSc engineering physics Applied Physics engineer, physicist (Eng. phys. degree.) EPF) Master of Science MSc

EPF Lausanne - ETH Zurich * Engineering nuclear Nuclear Engineering engineer nuclear (nucl. Dipl. ing.. EPF) Bachelor of Science BSc chemistry and chemical engineering Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Master * of Science MSc chemistry molecular and biological Molecular and Biological Chemistry chemist (chim. degree. EPF) Master of Science MSc engineering chemical and biotechnology Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology engineer chemist (ing. chim. degree. EPF) Bachelor of Science BSc Mathematics Mathematics Master * of Science MSc Mathematics Mathematics mathematician (math degree. EPF) Master of Science MSc engineering mathematics Applied Mathematics engineer mathematician (Eng. math degree. EPF) Master of Science MSc ETH Lausanne - HEP Vaud * mathematics for teaching Mathematics for mathematician education for teaching (math. ens degree. EPF-HEP) Master of Science MSc Science and computational engineering, Computational Science and Engineering engineer computational science (Eng. sc. comput. degree. EPF) Bachelor of Science BSc Master * of Science MSc computer science Computer Science engineer (ing. info. degree. EPF) Bachelor of Science BSc Master of Science MSc Science and materials Engineering Materials Science and Engineering materials science engineer (ing. Matt sc.. Dipl.) EPF) Bachelor of Science BSc Master of Science MSc Architecture Architecture Architect (arch. degree. EPF) Bachelor of Science BSc Master of Science MSc science and technology of living Life Sciences and Technology engineer in sciences and technology (Eng. sc. te. viv. Dipl.) EPF) Master of Science bioengineering Bioengineering engineering MSc in bioengineering (Eng. bioing. degree. EPF) Master of Science MSc engineering financial Financial Engineering engineer in financial sciences (Eng. end. degree. EPF) Master of Science MSc Management, technology and entrepreneurship, Management, Technology and Entrepreneurship engineer in management, technology and entrepreneurship (Eng. manag. tech. company. degree. EPF) Master of Science MSc energy management and sustainability Energy management and Sustainability engineer energy management and sustainability (ing. energy manag. sust. degree. EPF) * masters to 90 ECTS credits (cycle master to 60 credits), the others being 120 credits * master also offering a way of specialized training in Micro-and Nanotechnologies in Integrated Systems, leading to a master of science in electrical and electronic engineering awarded in common with two other academic institutions * master awarded together with the ETH * master awarded together with the College of the canton of Vaud new content according to section I of the O of the Direction of EPFL of 18 may 2015, in effect since Sept. 1. 2015 (2015 2535 RO).

State on September 1, 2015, Schedule II (art. 14) change to the law in force the following orders are changed as follows:...

Mod. can be found at the RO 2004 4335.

State on September 1, 2015

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