Founded in 1794, École Polytechnique (l’X) is the leading French institute which combines top level research, academics and innovation, at the cutting edge of science and technology. Its various programs are highly selective and promote a culture of excellence with a strong emphasis on science, anchored in humanist traditions.
École Polytechnique offers a multidisciplinary approach to prepare bright men and women to excel in high-level key positions and lead complex and innovative projects which meet the challenges of 21st century society, all while maintaining a keen sense of their civil and social responsibilities. L’X offers a complete range of academic programs (from the undergraduate level to executive education) as well as severalMOOCs (Massive open online courses). With over 200 agreements with foreign institutions, École Polytechnique enjoys a large network of partners worldwide. L’X guarantees an outstanding experience to its international students: from their admission to their careers’ follow-up, l’X provides them with very dedicated services, such as individual academic coaching, administrative as well as financial support and counseling or alumni mentoring. The range of opportunities for graduates, 30% of whom start their career abroad, is very wide