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PhD student

The PhD student community at a glance

  • 950 PhD students
  • 230 post-doctoral fellows

Candidates

By pooling the disciplinary expertise and research facilities of its five founding schools, the Institut Polytechnique de Paris offers ideal conditions for researchers and future researchers. Pursuing a PhD at the Institut Polytechnique de Paris means benefitting from optimal support to innovate and expand the frontiers of knowledge. The internationally-recognized doctoral degree opens up high-level career opportunities in both the public and private sector.

PhD Students

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Three PhD Thesis Awards

Three PhD thesis prizes have been awarded by the Institut Polytechnique de Paris to Clémence Tricaud in economics, Ambre Bouillant in fluid mecanics and Boris Muzellec in mathematics
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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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Mathematics Study Week with Industry

This event is intended for young researchers in mathematics, who will work in teams from June 21 to 25, 2021 on problems proposed by companies. Registration is open until May 21.
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Hi! Paris: AI meets healthcare

Healthcare is one of the many areas where artificial intelligence (AI) is expected to have a major impact on society by bringing new solutions and improvements. Ranging from disease monitoring to assistive robotics, four illustrations of research going on at Hi! Paris were presented in a recent webinar.
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E4C Summer school: From smart buildings to smart cities

From July 5 to 9, 2021, the E4C Interdisciplinary Center's summer school will invite Master's and PhD students from all disciplines, in France and abroad, to address systemic issues around smart buildings and smart cities.
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HI! Paris is hiring, calls for fellowships and Collaborative projects are opened

The interdisciplinary Center dedicated to AI and data science, created by HEC Paris and Institut Polytechnique de Paris, enters this year in an important growth phase.
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First international agreement on thesis co-supervision, in partnership with Shanghai Jiao Tong University

The Institut Polytechnique de Paris and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) have signed a framework agreement on co-supervision of theses, allowing PhD students from both universities to carry out a co-directed thesis and largely conduct their research in a laboratory of the partner university.
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