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École Polytechnique
Ecole Polytechnique France seen from lake DSC03389.JPG
Type Public, Graduate engineering school
Established 1794
Students 3000
Location
Palaiseau
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48°42′46.8″N 2°12′32.4″E / 48.713°N 2.209°E / 48.713; 2.209
Affiliations Conférence des Grandes Écoles
UniverSud Paris
Website http://www.polytechnique.edu

École Polytechnique (EP or "l'X") is the best-kown engineering school in France. It is in a campus of Palaiseau (Northern France).

Its different curricula lead to the following French & European degrees :

Academic activities and industrial applied research are performed in French and English languages. Students from a lot of nationalities participate to the different curricula at École Polytechnique.

Notable Graduates

See also: Category:Alumni of the École Polytechnique



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