It is compulsory for all engineering students at IMT Lille Douai to do half a day of sport a week.

A great way of making sure you look after yourself or wind down! And you are sure to find something you love in the activities managed by the Bureau des Sports (BDS) [Sports Office].

A range of disciplines

In total, 27 disciplines are offered on the Lille and Douai sites:

  • Athletics
  • Rowing
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Boxing
  • Modern dance
  • Horse riding
  • Climbing
  • Fencing
  • Fitness
  • Football
  • Futsal
  • Golf
  • Handball
  • Bodybuilding
  • Swimming
  • Cheerleading
  • Rugby
  • Self defence
  • Stretching 
  • Tennis
  • Table tennis
  • Ultimate
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga-Pilates
  • Zumba

National and international events

In addition to the sports offered on campuses, BDS regularly takes part in regional, national and international meetings such as:

Institut Mines-Télécom-accredited events

The BDS also organises its own challenges and takes part in some exceptional events:

  • the Derby-Nord, a multi-sport tournament of the Grandes Écoles of the Hauts-de-France region;
  • The IMT Cartel, an annual event bringing together nearly 800 athletes from the various schools of the Institut Mines-Télécom or European MINES schools (France, Germany, Spain, Italy);
  • Inter-Telecom, a sports competition bringing together nearly 300 participants from several schools of the Institut Mines-Télécom.