Institut Polytechnique de Paris
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Become a partner of the Institut Polytechnique de Paris

Thanks to its close ties with many large corporations, midcaps and smaller companies, the Institut Polytechnique de Paris is constantly creating connections between its students, faculty members, labs and the business world.

Recruit tomorrow's talent and work with a training program of excellence

The Institut Polytechnique de Paris with its 5 member schools trains more than 7,000 students to become high-level professionals meeting the needs of companies working towards the future. The objective of training partnerships is to accompany students towards the economic world, by helping them to better understand the challenges of different sectors and professions, as well as to develop their soft skills. Career centers also offer a multitude of activities to improve your employer brand, facilitate recruitment and develop your CSR.

Examples of training partnerships:

  • Campus partnership
  • Teaching chair
  • Event sponsorship
  • Sponsorship program (scholarships)
  • Participation in forums
  • Support for student associations
  • Tailor-made action

Support cutting-edge disciplinary and interdisciplinary research to address economic and social challenges

The Institute has a unique organization to stimulate interdisciplinary research and foster partnerships with businesses. It is committed to combining fundamental research and engineering.

Examples of research partnerships:

  • Supervision of PhD students (e.g.  CIFRE)
  • Research chair
  • Joint Laboratory
  • Interdisciplinary center
  • H2020 / ANR / PIA projects
  • Consortium

Become part of a highly innovative ecosystem to imagine and develop the technologies of the future

The campus offers services and facilities to transform scientific excellence into economic value creation and to foster the creation of startup/spinoff companies and the use of Intellectual Property.

Examples of innovation partnerships:

  • Drahi-X Novation Center
  • Telecom Paris Novation Center
  • DataStorm
  • Patents/Licenses
  • Technology platforms

Train your employees and benefit from cutting-edge scientific and technological expertise

The Institute offers diploma, certification and short programs for executives, managers, engineers and scientists. Our consulting services also enable you to develop your R&D by relying on the expertise of the researchers and laboratories of the Institut Polytechnique de Paris.

Examples of expertise partnerships:

  • Polytechnique Executive Education
  • ENSAE-ENSAI Lifelong learning
  • Telecom Evolution
  • “State of the art” / “expert” consulting
  • Excubation (Drahi-X Novation Center)
  • AIculturation
  • FX Council
  • DataStorm

The Institut Polytechnique de Paris offers a wide range of possible collaborations, both standard and tailor-made: contact our team now to explore these opportunities.


HERACLES³: the first joint laboratory on intense lasers of IP Paris

Institut Polytechnique de Paris, CNRS and Thales have signed today a partnership for the creation of a joint laboratory for research and development of intense lasers. The HERACLES³ laboratory (Hautes Energies pour la Recherche en ACcélération Laser d...
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IP Paris, 1st in France and 43rd world in the THE most international universities ranking 2022

For its first participation, Institut Polytechnique de Paris has made a strong entry, up to the 43rd place in the Times Higher Education (THE) world’s most international universities ranking 2022 . The first and only French institution in the Top 50...
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An infrared LED based on nanocrystals

A team of researchers from six French laboratories, including the Laboratoire d'optique appliquée (Applied Optics Laboratory LOA*, has just published an article in Nature Photonics on a world first : the realization of light-emitting diodes (LEDs) based...
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WEBINAR - AI for energy transition, 13 Jan 2022

What is the new research on Artificial Intelligence solutions for Energy Transition ? On Jan. 13, 2-4pm Speakers/Panelists - Damien Ernst – ULiège and Hi! PARIS Chair at Télécom Paris, IP Paris - Sam Aflaki – HEC Paris, Department Chair and Associate...
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Institut Polytechnique de Paris joins the Board of Directors of SystemX

IRT SystemX welcomes two new founding members to its Board of directors: Institut Polytechnique de Paris (IP Paris), which will be represented by Bruno Cattan (Head of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Committee) and the Université Paris-Saclay. This...
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PhD award: quantum cascade lasers for secure communications

Olivier Spitz was awarded a thesis prize by the Direction Générale de l’Armement (France’s defence procurement agency), for his work on the use of quantum cascade lasers for secure chaos communications.
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PhD award: Cold plasma improves burn injury repair

Constance Duchesne was awarded a thesis prize by the Direction Générale de l’Armement (France’s defence procurement agency) for her work on cold plasma treatment for the healing and disinfection of skin burns.
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21 IP Paris startups present at Vivatech!

from June 16-19, Institut Polytechnique presented at the VivaTechnology trade show the innovations developed by its start-ups in its incubators.
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IP Paris in the Top 50 best universities worldwide for its first ranking QS World University Ranking

Institut Polytechnique de Paris (IP Paris) enters the Top 50 in its first ranking of QS’ World University Rankings 2022, in 49th position. IP Paris is ranked 15th worldwide in terms of employer reputation of its graduates.
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Institut Polytechnique de Paris is recognized as a reference institution at the international level. Its results in rankings are proof of the intensive work carried out jointly by the École Polytechnique, ENSTA Paris, ENSAE Paris, Télécom Paris and Télécom SudParis to embody the excellence of French education and research.
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Innovation: the start-ups of the Institut Polytechnique de Paris, gems of French technology

28 start-ups from the Institut Polytechnique de Paris ecosystem feature in the Next 40 and FrenchTech 120 indexes.
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