Valorization of the Acquired Experience (VAE)

Do you carry out the tasks of an engineer on a daily basis? Obtain a diploma from Télécom Saint-Étienne


Any person (employee, volunteer, job seeker, etc.) with at least one year’s paid, unpaid or volunteer activity directly related to the diploma in question.


The aim of the Validation of Acquired Experience (VAE) scheme is to obtain all or part of a diploma without following the traditional training course.

It allows you to request recognition of the skills and knowledge acquired during professional or personal experience (voluntary, associative, trade union, etc.) by means of a written file and an oral presentation before a jury.

Teaching methods

Support programme:
Presentation of the file and help in choosing the professional activities to be presented

Modalities :
Attendance on the day of the jury is compulsory. The support can take place in person or remotely.


3500€ + national registration fees

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Innovation Research Project (IRP)

The Research and Innovation Projects enable you to benefit from the expertise of engineering students (5 years of higher education) and the support of Télécom Saint-Étienne’s research professors. The aim is to explore, experiment and study the feasibility of your idea or project or to respond to your problem through reflection and the provision of concrete solutions and tools.


Engineering projects (PING)

You want to develop, implement or prototype your idea/project? The Engineering projects allow you to benefit from the expertise of our engineering students (bac+4) and the support of Télécom Saint-Étienne’s research professors to turn your idea into reality.