Polytechnic Institute of Paris

French research university of engineering schools in Paris-Saclay

The Polytechnic Institute of Paris (French: Institut polytechnique de Paris) is an engineering graduate school in France.[1]

Institut polytechnique de Paris
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TypePublic, Graduate engineering school
48°42′47.697″N 2°12′47.697″E / 48.71324917°N 2.21324917°E / 48.71324917; 2.21324917
AffiliationsConférence des grandes écoles

Its different curricula lead to the following French & European degrees :

  • Ingénieur IP Paris (IP Paris Graduate engineer Masters level program)
  • Masters Recherche & Doctorat (PhD doctorate studies )
  • Mastères Spécialisés (MS)
  • Massive Online Open Course

Academic activities and industrial applied research are performed mainly in French and English languages. Students from a dozen of nationalities participate to the different curricula at Institut polytechnique de Paris.[2]

On September 15, 2020, the Institute co-founded with HEC Paris[3] the artificial intelligence research center Hi! PARIS.[4][5]

Most of the 6900 graduate engineer students at Institut polytechnique de Paris live in dedicated residential buildings nearby research labs and metro public transports.

Research labsEdit

Research activities at Institut polytechnique de Paris relate to the following topics:[6]

  • Energy and Climate
  • Digital
  • Safety
  • Technologies
  • Health.


Further readingEdit