General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation ESPCI
Religion None
Academic calendar Continuous
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Exchange programs Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche, France
Rankings
World ranking758
Country ranking30
Ranking in world by discipline
Physics101
Cost of living in Paris, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $439 $637
Food $264 $483
Transportation $61 $178
Communications and utilities $81 $112
Clothing $29 $109
Sports and leisure $31 $100
Accommodation in Paris, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$439
Shared room in city centre$637
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$657
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$932
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking758
ARWU Academic Ranking301
Webometrics Ranking1315
Alternative title
Russian Высшая школа промышленной физики и химии города Париж
Spanish Escuela Superior de Física y de Química Industriales de la Ciudad de Paris
Chinese 巴黎工业物理化学学校
Arabic مدرسة الفيزياء والكيمياء الصناعية في مدينة باريس
French ESPCI ParisTech
German Ecole supérieure de physique et de chimie industrielle de la ville de Paris
Japanese パリ市立工業物理化学高等専門大学
Korean 고등물리화학산업대학교
Portuguese Escola Superior de Física e Química Industriais da Cidade de Paris
ESPCI ParisTech or Ecole supérieure de physique et de chimie industrielles de la ville de Paris (ESPCI) - public higher education institution in France.

Description of ESPCI ParisTech

ESPCI ParisTech is a leading French Grande École training scientists and engineers at the graduate level, as well as a world-renowned research institution and an engine of innovation for industry.
Founded in 1882, ESPCI ParisTech has been under the ægis of the City of Paris for over 125 years. Among its current and former faculty are a number of Nobel laureates (Pierre and Marie Curie, Frédéric Joliot-Curie, Pierre-Gilles de Gennes and Georges Charpak), as well asother exceptionally innovative scientists (most notably Paul Langevin). Located in the heart of Paris, ESPCI ParisTech is a founding member of Paris Sciences et Lettres, the prestigious network of academic institutions on the Montagne Sainte-Geneviève campus, in the heart of Paris. ESPCI ParisTech is also a founding member of ParisTech, the Paris Institute of Technology, which brings together the top12 engineering and business schools in France.
ESPCI ParisTech students are selected through an exacting, highly competitive process and are particularly well trained: classes are made of 80 students, with an exceptionally high faculty/student ratio. As the ability to master both knowledge and skills across disciplines is crucial to foster innovation and solve increasingly complex technological challenges, ESPCI ParisTech provides students with a truly cross-disciplinary education in mathematics, physics, chemistry and biology, rounded with the basics in social sciences. The 4-year curriculum balances a high level of theory with extensive practice in the labs on campus and offers students numerous opportunities to hone their skills in actual research situations. After graduation, 65% of a class typically follows up with a PhD. Eventually, 80% of ESPCI ParisTech graduates pursue a career in industry, mostly in R&D but also downstream thereof (production, recycling, etc.), as well as in IP, financials, etc. A few graduates launch a start-up each year.
ESPCI ParisTech is home to 17 high-profile laboratories advancing scientific knowledge and pioneering technical know-how in a variety of research areas, ranging from polymers to telecommunications, from nanobiophysics to organic synthesis, from environmental science to biomedical imaging, from neurobiology to microfluidics, from soft matter to quantum physics, from colloids to prototyping for industry. Research at ESPCI ParisTech lies ahead of the industry R&D curve. It focuses on anticipating the needs that will arise in the short to distant future, and on inventing the adequate solutions. Using these real-world opportunities to explore and understand fundamental aspects of nature or matter, scientists at ESPCI ParisTech publish one peer-reviewed article per day.
Exposure to the perspectives and issues of industry fosters a culture of commercial success achieved through technological innovation. Scientists at ESPCI ParisTech file one patent each week and regularly launch technology-driven start-ups to capitalize on the new avenues that their research opens

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1584University of StrasbourgStrasbourg205 $285 $
1645Ecole PolytechniqueParis6,351 $5,822 $

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