ParisTech - Paris Institute of Technology

  • 20000 Students (7000 int'l)
  • Public University
Paris, France
ParisTech is a consortium of prestigious higher education institutions which collaborate on joint training, research and innovation projects in the fields of science, technology and management. ParisTech is driven by its two core values: commitment to the French higher education model represented by the Grandes Ecoles, in France and abroad, and to a multidisciplinary approach to business-centred education and research. Comprising 12 Grandes Ecoles based in the Greater Paris area, each of which is a leader in its field : AgroParisTech, Arts et Métiers ParisTech, Chimie ParisTech, Ecole des Ponts ParisTech, Ecole Polytechnique, ENSAE ParisTech, ENSTA ParisTech, ESPCI ParisTech, HEC Paris, Institut d’Optique Graduate School, MINES ParisTech, Télécom ParisTech. ParisTech works in close collaboration with education and research centres worldwide, and has entered into numerous partnership agreements.

About ParisTech - Paris Institute of Technology

ParisTech is a cluster of excellence that brings together 12 of Frances leading Engineering and Business Schools (Grandes Ecoles): AgroParisTech, Arts et Métiers ParisTech, Chimie ParisTech, Ecole des Ponts ParisTech, Ecole Polytechnique, ENSAE ParisTech, ENSTA ParisTech, ESPCI ParisTech, HEC Paris, Institut dOptique Graduate School, MINES ParisTech, Télécom ParisTech.

ParisTech covers the whole spectrum of science, technology and management, and constitutes an international university. The complementary nature of ParisTechs fields of excellence means that researchers, students and all of our institutional partners and companies get access to an exceptional pool of talent cutting across a full range of subjects.

12 prestigious Grandes Ecoles, 3 exceptional campuses

ParisTech Grandes Ecoles are grouped on three large campuses in and around Paris (Saclay, Marne-la-Vallée and ParisTech Centre in the heart of the Quartier Latin), benefitting from an exceptional location that combines campus life and city life.

International high level programmes

ParisTech offers a comprehensive and unique set of internationally recognised programmes:

  • 38 Masters with 82 specialties
  • 11 MSc in Engineering
  • 1 MSc in Management
  • a vast range of PhD programmes
  • 90 Advanced Masters (Mastères Spécialisés)
  • 7 MBA programmes
  • a complete set of professional development seminars

Accreditations of ParisTech - Paris Institute of Technology

ParisTech courses are recognized by the state. They are regularly evaluated by French and international organizations (e.g. AERES, AQUIS, AACSB, AMBA, etc.).

Services

Personal support

Each ParisTech college advises students on their administrative procedures (registration, health insurance, visas, etc.) and offers specific services to international students, including French for foreigners.

Campuses

ParisTech colleges are grouped on 3 campuses (Saclay, Marne-la-Vallée and Paris), in privileged locations that make it possible to offer students a range of services, e.g. accommodation, sports facilities, canteens, leisure facilities, etc. Each college is furnished with state-of-the-art computer equipment.

International student card

The ParisTech international student card opens up numerous facilities within ParisTech, like access to libraries in all ParisTech colleges. It also includes advantages like sales discounts in several countries round the world.

Student life at ParisTech - Paris Institute of Technology

ParisTech life

ParisTech students are active in setting up and running original events, proving both their enthusiasm and business spirit. These include festive events (Nuit ParisTech), culture (Arts en scène), sport (ParisTech sports tournament, Idea League sports tournament, ParisTech sailing challenge) and associations. Student life at ParisTech is marked by openness to others and a taste for competition. The student community at ParisTech also centres round the Union ParisTech association, which gathers the 12 ParisTech college students unions.

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