Télécom SudParis was established in 1979 as the Institut National des Telecommunications.
It is an innovative and inspiring engineering and research-based institution, which in 2019 became part of the Institut Polytechnique de Paris. This new institution groups together a number of existing schools: Ecole Polytechnique, ENSTA , Paris, ENSAE, Paris, GENES, Telecom Paris and Telecom SudParis and all IMT(Institute Mines-Telecom) schools.
It offers a wide range of training programs at various levels: engineering training, specialised masters, PhD programs, lifelong learning such as BADGE and accredited professional qualification programs.
Full-time students have the opportunity to participate in exchange programs around the world and many international students study at the institution. It has strong ties with many industrial partners.
The small and friendly campus offers a range of accommodations (studios and apartments) to choose from with Wi-Fi included. It is a great place to study offering a range of sporting opportunities and a host of different student associations to indulge in. There are on site restaurants, a multimedia library and self-serve computer rooms available 24/7.
Only a short 45-minute train ride from Paris, the campus is based within the City of Evry, Essonne. Located on the left bank of the River Seine, it is renowned as being one of the greenest cities in France. The city has a contemporary architectural style and offers fantastic opportunities to indulge in a host of cultural and recreational activities including theatres, museums, an ice rink and various festivals throughout the year.