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

  • 345 teachers in charge of course modules 
  • 88 École nationale des ponts et chaussées professors, 8 assistant professors and 91 lecturers
  • 1,324 subsitute teachers

Student numbers

  • 864 engineering students
  • 126 enrolled in Masters programs including 66 on double degrees
  • 266 École des Ponts ParisTech PhD candidates
  • 317 enrolled in Advanced Masters and specialist programs
  • 246 on the MBA programs
  • 14 enrolled in post-examination education as State Architects and Planners (AUE)
  • 6 in master of science

A total of 1,778 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 2018

•    227 engineering degrees
•    111 Masters degrees
•    78 PhDs
•    256 advanced Masters degrees (mastères spécialisés®)
•    110 École des Ponts Business School MBAs

Job opportunities

2019 survey of graduates in 2018 (excluding civil servants):

  • Construction: 25%
  • Telecoms/IT: 15%
  • Public Works (excl. construction): 14%
  • Banking/Insurance/Finance: 13%
  • Industry: 9%
  • Design and Consultancy: 7%
  • Energy: 4%
  • Transportation/Environment/Urban Services: 4%
  • Public Sector: 3%
  • Innovation/Research: 3%
  • Commerce/Media/Tourism: 3%

Average salary in first job: €46,900, €52,500 with bonuses and allowances

Administrative staff

Staff employed by the institution and its subsidiaries as of 31/12/2018 (excluding teaching assistants and public service students):
491 including 191 researchers

School resources (excluding special operations)

►To conduct its activities, the School employed resources of €47.1 million: 

  • Public service subsidy from sponsoring MTES (Ministry of Ecological and Community Transition) €27.4 million
  • Research contracts €9 million, including sponsorship of €1.2 million
  • Teaching: €6.9 million (tuition fees, partnerships)

  • Apprenticeship Tax €0.6 million

  • Various €3.2 million

►PRE-TAX REVENUES OF SUBSIDIARIES IN 2018:

  • Ponts Formation Conseil: €7 million
  • MIB Développement: €2.23 million