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The Institute of Societies and Humanities (ISH)

The ISH: the training of the "Humanities" cluster of the Université Polytechnique Hauts-de-France

Human and social sciences at the heart of success

The Institute of Societies and Humanities (ISH) is a training component of the Polytechnic University of Hauts-de-France which concentrates the humanities training of the institution and prepares students for the following degrees : Deust (Bac+2), license and professional license (Bac+3), master (Bac+5) and preparatory classes [as well as for the competitive examinations of the public service].

The ISH is spread over the Mont Houy (Aulnoy-lez-Valenciennes), Tertiales and Ronzier (Valenciennes center) and Cambrai campuses.

For the current academic year, more than 5,000 students are enrolled in the courses of the Institute of Societies and Humanities.

Quatre unités académiques

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L’offre de formation de l’ISH se compose de quatre unités académiques (ou facultés) :

Les étudiants ont accès aux domaines d’enseignement suivants :

Administration publique | Archéologie | Arts plastiques | Création numérique | Droit | Économie | Gestion et Management | Histoire | Humanités numériques | Géographie | Langues | Lettres | Patrimoines | Sociologie.

A strong link to research

Graduates of the master's program have the opportunity to join a doctoral school that relies on a research component of the University whose main focus is in the humanities and social sciences: the LARSH.

Vidéo de présentation de l'Institut Sociétés et Humanités (ISH)

Par Frédéric Attal, directeur de l'ISH.

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Institut Sociétés et Humanités (ISH)

Institut Sociétés et Humanités

Matisse Building (Entrance B)

Université Polytechnique Hauts-de-France
Campus du Mont Houy, bâtiment Matisse
59 313 Valenciennes CEDEX 9
France