TELECOM SudParis, Member of the IMT (Institut Mines-Telecom)

Telecom SudParis is part of IMT (Institut Mines-Telecom). The mission of the Institut Mines-Telecom is to provide higher education, research and continuing education in the ICT domain. It is a public administrative body under the authority of the Ministry of Economy, Finance and Employment.

TELECOM SudParis, Member of the IMT (Institut Mines-Telecom)

IMT: the number one group of engineering and management graduate schools in France

IMT (Institut Mines-Telecom)

11 engineering and management schools[1] form IMT (for Institut Mines-Télécom). The group’s strength lies in the complementarity of its schools and their cohesion, founded on a common vision:

  • to prepare students for the business world;
  • to develop the economy and regions;
  • to contribute to innovation and entrepreneurship.

These activities are carried out as students take on the issues of the major transitions in digital technology, energy, industry and education.

picto cible projetExcellence in Training and Research

11 engineering and management schools under the supervision of the French Minister of the Economy and Industry

13,400 students, numbers which are comparable to those of major American universities such as MIT and Stanford.
4,420 degrees awarded.  90% of graduates recruited directly on open-ended work contracts

A network of 60,000 alumni present in every economic sector.

2,080 Grade A research publications contributing to scientific and technological progress, which also guarantee cutting-edge education.

9,070 business partnerships with local ecosystems as well as national stakeholders through IMT’s vast regional network.

Geared towards businesses, IMT’s partnership-based research feeds the economy: it is recognized by 2 Carnot Institute certificatio

ns (Carnot M.I.N.E.S and Carnot Télécom & société numérique) which were awarded in 2006 and renewed in 2011.IMT’s academic excellence is widely recognized. Our schools’ professor-researchers have received extensive awards and recognition.


IMT, French leader in training through work-study contracts

For over 25 years, IMT and its schools have developed higher education apprenticeships in management and engineering sciences, using these programs to train 10% of French engineers each year.

picto parrainageInnovation and entrepreneurship: part of our schools’ DNA

IMT schools were established by public authorities to support economic and industrial development in France as early as the 18th century. Our schools promote entrepreneurship and encourage the incubation of technology projects: every year nearly 100 startups receive support at our schools’ business incubators.

The schools offer a wide range of tools that help students gain an understanding of and experience in innovation and entrepreneurship.

Students benefit from the extensive partnerships between IMT schools and local and national innovation centers.

Beyond entrepreneurship, these programs train engineers and managers with an awareness of value creation and innovation, enabling them to offer the creativity companies are looking for.

picto juryTELECOM SudParis, an important link in the IMT chain, responding to the major transformations of the 21st century

Telecom SudParis has operations in the heart of Paris-Saclay campus, in buildings of the IMT

The winner of the architectural competition for the future implementation of the Institut Mines-Télécom at Paris-Saclay was unveiled on September 19, 2013: it is the firm Grafton Architects, based in Dublin (Ireland).

The architecture of 46200 m2 is the image projects of this Irish firm: fluidity of perspectives, rhythm of facades, noble materials, bright and open spaces, priority given to the axes of movement and natural integration in its environment. Places of work and life have been designed in line: educational rooms, research platforms and laboratories, meeting and rest spaces, shared restaurant...

In this ambitious project, Telecom SudParis, based in Evry, naturally at ease.

Long-standing relationships with partners on the Saclay plateau within Optics Valley and System@tic Paris Region cluster.

Through his teaching activities (Masters of the Université Paris-Saclay and its graduate schools), research (Labex Digicosme) and support for innovation (IRT SystemX), Telecom SudParis already involved in the dynamics of excellence of campus Paris-Saclay. This effective presence will allow it to increase its existing partnerships and forge new ones in order to make consistent the bi-location Saclay-Evry.