General engineer, a career with a future

Télécom SudParis

Telecom SudParis is a prominent player across the entire array of digital fields. Graduates from Telecom SudParis obtain an Engineering degree accredited by the Commission des Titres d'Ingénieur (CTI) (the French accreditation board for Engineering schools) and recognized by companies at the national and international level.


To meet the challenges raised by the digital metamorphosis and the transformation of society and businesses, graduates must be:

Experts in digital technology: broad vision and scientific knowledge with strong expertise in order to anticipate evolutions.

Innovative: in order to create new solutions, methods, products and services.

Agile: in order to manage projects and bring together different talents to work collaboratively, in open, multicultural environments. Some of the courses are taught in collaboration avec Institut Mines-Télécom Business School, with whom the school shares its campus.

Responsible: solid understanding of human relationships and ethical issues in order to be an effective and caring manager.

The four pillars of the program

A two-stage program

• Stage 1: Acquire fundamental knowledge in all digital fields as well as in management, languages and the humanities • Stage 2: Students build their specialized profile.

International experience

Over 130 international partners give engineering students the opportunity to carry out internships, study abroad programs, obtain a dual degree or travel to discover a new country during their time at Télécom SudParis.

Project-based learning

Télécom SudParis, a trailblazer in innovative learning methods, places special emphasis on project-based learning. Projects requiring progressively higher levels of skills are assigned over the course of the three-year program.

Hands-on industry experience

Télécom SudParis is governed by the French Ministry of the Interior and close ties with industry are part of our DNA. Engineering students complete at least 24 weeks of internships over the course of the program.

A two-stage program

First year:

Sciences :Mathematics
Computer Science and Information Systems
Networks, Services and Protocols
Signal and Communications
Image, Multimedia and Applications

Management, Economic and Social Sciences:Gestion financière et Financial Management and Marketing
Economic Performance and Quality
Languages and Humanities:English
Second Foreign Language
Projects:Management and Developing Teamwork Skills project
Computer Science Development project
Seminars:Inaugural Fall Seminar
Introduction to Sustainable Development
Internship:A required "Discovering the Business World" internship for a minimum of 4 weeks.

Second year. Engineering students gradually discover a variety of fields and tailor their coursework to develop a unique profile (Phase 1 and 2).

During their third  year, students develop their expertise by choosing to pursue one of the options offered at Télécom SudParis, enroll in a Master's Program at Institut Polytechnique de Paris, or complete a dual degree or one of the programs offered by our partners in France and abroad (Phase 3).

Phase 1 - Discovery Period:Scientific Computing
Physics of Telecommunications
Architectures and Web Applications
Networks: the reality today and the challenges of tomorrow
Students choose 2 courses to discover new fields
Phase 2 - First Steps Toward Expertise:1. Students choose one of the following fields: computer science and information systems, physics, signal and communications
2. Students choose one of the following fields: networks, services and protocols, mathematics, image, multimedia and applications
Languages and Humanities:English
Second Foreign Language
Project:Industrial research or development project
Dedicated seminars:Creativity and Innovation Week
Challenge Entreprendre® Projects (entrepreneurship projects)
Team Management for Engineers
Phase 3 - Gain Specialized Knowledge:Choose from:
18 areas of specialization offered at Télécom SudParis
15 IP Paris Master's Programs
Dual degrees
+130 options at IMT schools
+130 international programs

2 campuses in the Ile-de-france region

Our school is spread out over two campuses.

The first is located on our shared campus with Institut Mines-Télécom Business School in Evry-Courcouronnes, allowing for a perfect balance between engineering and management.

The second campus is in Palaiseau, in a building constructed and shared with Télécom Paris, on the Institut Polytechnique de Paris campus, in the École Polytechnique district.

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