Founded in 1984, EPITA School of Engineering & Computer Science (Ecole pour l'Informatique et Les Techniques Avancées) is an Engineering School that trains experts who design, develop and improve the future of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT). The pedagogy of the School focuses on giving students both the fundamentals of Engineering and expertise in Computer Science and ICT.
As a bilingual institution, EPITA offers both French and English-taught Bachelor and Master programs. The School has developed strategic partnerships with more than 80 prestigious institutions in 40 countries and a number of dual-degree agreements.
EPITA has an extensive list of corporate partnerships (Google, Microsoft, Orange, Facebook, IBM, HP, etc.) and organizes career events regularly. EPITA’s graduates are highly sought after by French and multinational companies. More than 96% of students are hired for a permanent job before their graduation. Currently, over 7,700 alumni work in nearly 2,000 companies in + 40 countries.
EPITA is accredited by the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research and the CTI (Commission des Titres d'Ingénieur). It is a member of the CGE (Conférence des grandes écoles).
At a Glance
- Ranked first among engineering schools dedicated to computer science
- 2,700 students, of which 15% are international students with 40 nationalities
- 50% International faculty
- 7,700 graduates, working in 2,000 companies in 40 countries
- 80 partner universities from 40 countries
- 40 student associations