Application developer

3th year
Full-time, Work-study
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Application Developer Specialization

Develop in a secure environment.

  • Duration : 1, 2 or 3 years
  • Start date: September 2024 and March 2025 (Paris)
  • ECTS credits : 60 to 180 ECTS
  • Pattern: Initial or sandwich course in3rd year
  • Language of instruction: French

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Professional certification of ” Application designer and developer “Level 6(EU)*NSF code(s) 326t, issued by the Ministère du Travail du Plein Emploi et de l’Insertion, registered under RNCP number 37873 (Répertoire National des Certifications Professionnelles) by decision of the Director General of France Compétences on December 18, 2023.

*Only on a sandwich basis

Presentation of the Specialization
Application developer

Taking into accountergonomic and security requirements, students in the Application Developer Specialization learn to use the appropriate programming languages to develop the application that best meets the customer’s needs.

They are also trained in testing and production of web applications and applications for mobile devices (PDA, smartphone, tablets …).

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Start date: Monday, March 4, 2024

Specialization highlights
Application developer

Designing a secure application

Develop a secure application organized in layers (Fullstack)

Deploying a secure application

The Bachelor’s Program specializing in Frontend, Backend, Full Stack

The Application Developer specialization is an operational training program that enables you tomaster the various stages from design to production of an application. The projects carried out throughout the course allow for the linkage and synthesis of the various skills acquired by the student. An overview of the program:

  • Training in application design and development
  • Management of corporate projects
  • Company meetings and sector discoveries
  • Language practice and acculturation to contemporary issues
  • Training in ecological transition for sustainable development (TEDS)
  • International mobility
  • Workplace Preparation Course

This program is also available in APPRENTICESHIP starting in 3rd year.


Admission process open all year round, excluding Parcoursup.

Skills targeted by this Specialization

The application designer and developer designs and develops secure applications, mobile and tablet applications, and websites. They comply with current regulations, identify eco-design needs and apply the company’s quality procedures.

  • Block 1: Developing a secure application
    • Set up and configure your work environment to suit your project
    • Developing user interfaces
    • Developing business components
    • Contribute to the management of an IT project
  • Block 2: Design and develop a secure, layered application
    • Analyze requirements and design an application
    • Define the software architecture of an application
    • Design and implement a relational database
    • Develop SQL and NoSQL data access components
  • Block 3 : Preparing the deployment of a secure application
    • Prepare and execute application test plans
    • Prepare and document application deployment
    • Contribute to production roll-out as part of a DevOps approach

This certification is accessible by capitalization of these blocks of skills. Partial validation of a block is not possible.

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Application Developer Specialization professions

  • Application developer
  • Full stack developer
  • Mobile application developer
  • Web and mobile developer
  • Computer programmer analyst

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Our Bachelor specializations

In3rd year students can deepen their skills with the 5 specializations offered below:

Application developer

Developing in a secure environment: application designers learn to use the appropriate programming languages to design and develop secure applications. It contributes to the success of the project in terms of satisfying user needs, ergonomics and project management. Application security is a constant concern for him.

Circuits and shields, information and security, 3d rendering. Computer digital drawing.

Cybersecurity and Network Administrator

Protecting complex systems: the cybersecurity and network administrator implements, administers and secures local and cloud-based IT infrastructures. He designs and implements solutions to meet evolving needs, applying industry-recognized and emerging practices. It implements and optimizes supervision systems.

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Data Developer and AI (Bac+3)

Using artificial intelligence to exploit data: the data and artificial intelligence developer is a specialist in the development of applications integrating functionalities exploiting artificial intelligence. It programs the collection of data from several sources for an artificial intelligence project, so as to be able to exploit and add value to them to offer new services.

CLoud server and computing, data storage and processing. Internet and technology concept.
Agile software development with developer using Kanban board framework methodology on computer. Devops team, lean project management tool for fast changes, incremental work, iterative process.

Practical information about the Bachelor Full Stack

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Updated 29 March 2024