The School in fact and figures

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Educational Programs

•    1st year
•    language training
•    humanities and social sciences
•    civil engineering and construction
•    planning, environment, transportation
•    mechanical engineering and materials science
•    industrial engineering
•    economics, management, finance
•    applied mathematics and computer science

Faculty staff

  • 349 teachers in charge of course modules 
  • 88 École nationale des ponts et chaussées professors, 4 assistant professors and 96  lecturers
  • 1,231 subsitute teachers

Student numbers

  • 827 engineering students
  • 104 enrolled in Masters programs including 44 on double degrees
  • 270 École des Ponts ParisTech PhD candidates
  • 384 enrolled in Advanced Masters and specialist programs
  • 288 on the MBA programs
  • 15 enrolled in post-examination education as State Architects and Planners (AUE)

A total of 1,968 students, a quarter of them women

Internships and work placements in engineer training programs

1st year:

  • Consolidation of scientific and general knowledge, projects (research and departmental)
  • Work experience: the year ends with a 4-weeks hands-on internship in a company

Year 2: Internship

  • Between the 2nd and 3rd Year, some 80% of the year group undertake an optional long internship (1 year), more than 30% of them abroad
  • The other students do a short internship (3 months) in a company or research facility (3 months), 20% of them abroad

3rd year

  • For at least 4 months, students apply the skills acquired in their program to a scientific or technical problem, in a company or research facility, either individually or in a group (Multidisciplinary Engineer Project).

DEGREES awarded IN 2017

•    240 engineering degrees
•    111 Masters degrees
•    88 PhDs
•    244 advanced Masters degrees (mastères spécialisés®)
•    162 École des Ponts Business School MBAs

Job opportunities

2017 survey of graduates in 2016 (excluding civil servants):

  • Construction 23%
  • Industry 17%
  • Design and consultancy 12%
  • Banking/Insurance/Finance 11 %
  • Telecommunications/IT 9%
  • Transportation/Environment/Urban Services 7%
  • Energy 7%
  • Public Sector 5%
  • Public Works (excluding construction) 4%
  • Innovation/Research 2%
  • Media 2%
  • Commerce and retail 1%

Average salary in first job: €43,800, €51,800 with bonuses and allowances

Administrative staff

Staff employed by the institution and its subsidiaries as of 31/12/2017 (excluding teaching assistants and public service students):
513 including 192 researchers

School resources (excluding special operations)

►To conduct its activities, the School employed resources of €49.4 million: 

  • Public service subsidy from sponsoring MTES (Ministry of Ecological and Community Transition) €26.4 million
  • Research contracts €10.4 million, including sponsorship of €1.7 million
  • Tuition fees €7.6 million
  • Apprenticeship Tax €0.6 million
  • Various €4.4 million

►PRE-TAX REVENUES OF SUBSIDIARIES IN 2017:

  • Ponts Formation Conseil: 6.9 M € 
  • MIB Développement: 2.65 M €