Applications for 2019-2020 will OPEN in Spring 2019

Due to the large number of applications last year, preselected MAUCA candidates may have to go through a written technical test.

MAUCA is an international Master in Astrophysics since September 2016. MAUCA students can choose their courses according to their interests in various fields of Astronomy Astrophysics and Space research and industry. Slides presenting MAUCA. MAUCA  key points.

Schedule 2018-2019

MAUCA students

The Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur and the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis provide laptops to MAUCA students for their 2 year training.


  • Supervisor MAUCA : D. Mary
  • Supervisor M1 : D. Mary, Supervisor M2 : M. Carbillet, Supervisor International Relations : P. Bendjoya.
  • Secretary : J. Bettini.

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