Télécom ParisTech

formerly École nationale supérieure des télécommunications, Télécom Paris and École supérieure de télégraphie

Télécom ParisTech (also known as ENST or Télécom or École nationale supérieure des télécommunications) is one of the top French public institutions of higher education and research (Grandes Écoles) of engineering in France. Located in Paris, it is also a member of the ParisTech Group and Institut Telecom.

In 1991, Télécom ParisTech and the EPFL collaborated and established a school named Institut Eurécom located in Sophia-Antipolis. Students can now be admitted in two different curriculums, located either in the Paris or the Sophia-Antipolis campus.

Research at Télécom ParisTech

Research at Télécom ParisTech consists of:

  • Optimization and transmission of information
  • Improvement in data processing
  • Microelectronics, such as FPGA and DSP systems
  • Image and signal processing, wavelets
  • Artificial intelligence, data mining, distributed and real-time systems

Télécom ParisTech has four research laboratories:

  • The Department of Electronics and Communications: This laboratory consists of about one hundred researchers and teaching researchers (37 tenured) within 7 research groups
  • The Department of Computer Science and Networking
  • The Department of Signal and Image Processing
  • The Department of Economic and Social Sciences

These departments are associated with the CNRS through the "Laboratory of the Communication and Processing of Information".

Europe France Paris Île-de-France
Institution type
French Institutions ComUE or university