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In Figures - 2015

Courses

9 departements

  • 1st year
  • languages
  • humanities and social sciences
  • civil and structural engineering
  • city, environment, transport
  • mechanical engineering and materials science
  • industrial engineering
  • economics, management, finance
  • applied mathematics and computer science

Faculty staff 

1 278 part-time teachers, including:

  • 178 teachers for the engineering program modules (excluding languages and sport)
  • 143 teachers for specialist program modules (Masters, Research Masters), including 36 involved in both programs
  • 72 École nationale des Ponts et Chaussées professors, 3 assistant professors and 72 lecturers

Students numbers at the School

  • 834 engineering students
  • 119 in Masters programme including 47 double-degrees
  • 502 PhD researchers preparing theses in one of the School's labs, including 15 IPEF as of January 1, 2015
  • 237 on specialist Masters® programmes including 42 IPEF and 15 public service engineers (City of Paris Engineers, military engineers, public works engineers, École Normale Supérieure, National Geographical Institute)
  • 312 on MBA programs
  • 9 in post-examination training as State Architects and Planners (AUE)

i.e. a total of: 2 013 students, 25% of them female

Engineering courses

  • First Year :

Consolidation of scientific knowledge and induction seminars
Immersion placement: the year ends with a 4 week company placement (operational role)

  • Masters programme:

Second Year : choice of a faculty department:
Civil and structural engineering
City, environment, transport
Mechanical engineering and materials science
Industrial engineering
Economics, management, finance
Applied mathematics and computer science

Second year internship:
Between Years 2 and 3, 80% of the year group take up an optional long one-year internship, more than 20% of them abroad. The other students follow a short three-month intership in a company or research centre, 14% of them abroad

Third Year : End of Course Project (PFE):
For at least 4 months, students apply the skills acquired in their program to a scientific or technical problem in a company or research centre.

Job Opportunities

2015 survey of graduates in 2014 (excluding civil servants)

  • Technical Design and Consultancy (excluding construction): 17%
  • Banking/Insurance/Finance: 17%
  • Design and Consultancy: 17%
  • Construction: 17%
  • Industry: 12%
  • Transport/Environment/Public Services: 8%
  • Telecommunications/Information Technology: 5%
  • Innovation/Research:  3%
  • Media and other: 3%
  • Public Sector: 2%

Average salary in first job:

€43,300,and €50,300 with bonuses and extras

Staff

Staff employed by the institution and its subsidiaries as at 31/12/2014 (excluding part-time staff and public service students): 448, including 195 researchers
Subsidiaries: 72
 

The School's Resources

Resources in 2015 : To conduct these activities, the School employed resources of € 42.5 million:

  • Ministry of the Environment subsidy for public service costs € 27.4M
  • Various € 2.8M
  • Research contracts € 7.4M
  • Tuition fees € 4.1M
  • Apprenticeship tax € 0.8M

Revenues of School subsidiaries in  2014

  • Ponts Formation Conseil: € 8.9M
  • MIB Développement: € 1.7M
  • The School in figures 2014-2015 (EN)
  • Rapport d'activité 2013 (FR)
  • Activity Report 2012 (EN)

  • Research 2014 (EN)