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EPITA, the IT intelligence school, ranks among France’s top engineering schools

EPITA’s awards and rankings among engineering schools in 2019 and 2020.

EPITA is once again honored by the media!

Each year, multiple media outlets release reviews and rankings of France’s best engineering schools. In 2019 and 2020, EPITA, the school for IT intelligence engineers, was again a winner. See below for more information on these honors.

Challenges awards EPITA four stars


EPITA is listed among the 10 best engineering schools, according to Challenges Magazine.

Challenges magazine released its 2019 ranking of engineering schools at the end of December.

This year, with four stars once again, EPITA is ranked as the best private undergraduate engineering school in France, according to the following criteria:

  • selectivity and admissions procedure
  • salaries of recent graduates
  • international exchange programs
  • tuition costs

 

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The number one computer engineering school focused on the digital sector!

 2020 Ranking from Usine Nouvelle

Each year, the French business magazine Usine Nouvelle publishes its list of the best engineering schools in France. This year, EPITA was honored to receive 15th place in the general ranking of 130 French engineering schools, behind the higher general engineering schools.

It also took first place in the category of computer engineering schools focused on the digital sector!

Rank School Global Score Professional insertion rank International rank Entrepreneurship rank Research rank
1 Polytechnique 57,50 4 3 14 2
12 INSA Lyon 42,60 82 21 9 21
13 Télécom ParisTech 41,80 22 50 42 17
14 Centrales Nantes 41,70 44 13 7 30

15

EPITA

41

1

6

39

104

16 Centrale Lyon 40,60 31 26 55 16
17 ENSAE 40,30 9 23 95 42
18 UTC 39,70 38 40 34 15

Spotlight on EPITA graduates’ employment prospects: EPITA is a leader when it comes to its graduates’ career prospects – a major reason for choosing a school. This year, EPITA ranked first among 130 engineering schools in terms of internships and employment – required internship length, percent employed in less than two months, annual gross salary, and percent permanently employed within 18 months.

Rank School EPITA graduate’s employment prospects Required internship length (in weeks) Percent employed in less than two months Annual gross salary (in euros) Percent permanently employed within 18 months
 

1

 

EPITA

 

79,00

56

91,40

49560

63,30

2 EISTI 77,90 60 95,70 47000 100,00
3 CESI 72,80 34 88,40 48000 78,70
4 Polytechnique 72,20 56 98,10 44407 100,00
5 ESTACA 72,20 56 98,10 44407 100,00
6 ESILV 71,90 56 97,80 44299 100,00
7 EFREI Paris 71,90 58 96,50 44317 97,60
8 ECE 71,50 54 95,20 44507 98,30

 

1st place digital engineering school

L’Etudiant ’s 2020 rankings of French engineering schools once again singled out EPITA, the IT intelligence school, as a top-ranked institution.

Each year, L’Étudiant unveils a new list of the best engineering schools in France and asks high school students to draw up their own rankings, based on a selection of criteria that they consider important. In 2019, EPITA is once again ranked as the leading digital engineering school, according to the 5 criteria listed below.

  1. Information technology industry
  2. Salary after graduation
  3. Number of Alumni on LinkedIn
  4. Level of English required
  5. Instructors with a teaching background

 

  Information
technology
industry
Salary after
graduation
Number of Alumni
on Linkedin
Level of English
required
Instructors
with a
teaching
background
TOTAL
 

EPITA
Kremlin-Bicêtre

4

5

4

5

5

 

23

 

Télécom
ParisTech
4 5 5 3 5 22
CentraleSupelec
(Central degree)
2 5 5 5 4 21
Ecole des Mines ParisTech 1 5 5 5 5 21
Efrei Paris 3 5 3 5 5 21
ECE – Paris 2 4 4 5 5 20
Ecole polytechnique – Palaiseau 4 5 5 5 1 20
ENSTA Paris 2 5 3 5 5 20
EPF – Sceaux – Troyes – Montpellier 3 4 3 5 5 20
ESME 2 5 3 5 5 20
ESTP – Paris 1 5 5 3 5 19
ISEP- Paris 3 5 3 5 4 20
CESI Ecole d’ingénieurs 1 5 5 3 5 19

 

EPITA, as compared to six engineering schools with AI programs

Logo Journal Du Net

In February 2020, the Journal du Net released a ranking of French engineering schools offering Master degrees in AI, or AI concentrations. From schools such as Polytechnique to Mines ParisTech, the JDN focuses on data science and artificial intelligence majors, offered as part of an engineering degree, and the Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence Systems offered to French and international students.

EPITA: number one in “Sciences et Avenir”’s cybersecurity program rankings


In the February 2020 issue (no. 876) of “Sciences et Avenir,”  EPITA was ranked first among cybersecurity programs that offer a major in Security Systems and Networks. “Sciences et Avenir” notes that this is one of two high-growth sectors -the other being Artificial Intelligence – offering “an abundance of career opportunities.”

 

Top post-secondary engineering school for IT and digital technologies, according to “Eduniversal.”


EPITA took the top spot in the Eduniversal Group’s 2019 rankings of “Engineering Schools, and Schools Specializing in IT and Digital Technologies”.” EPITA’s engineering diploma received four stars.