IMACS is an integrated Master of Science designed by 4 institutions with a wide range of leadership in clay science:
- the University of Poitiers (UP) in France (co-ordinator),
- the University of Aveiro (UA) in Portugal,
- the Technical University of Crete (TUC) (Chania) in Greece,
- the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) (Porto Alegre) in Brazil.
AIPEA (Agence Internationale pour l’Etude des Argiles) is associated to this Master. AIPEA is dedicated to the world-wide promotion of and international cooperation in clay research and technology.
GFA (French Groupe Clays).