1. Legal Notice

Ecole Polytechnique
Route de Saclay 91128 Palaiseau cedex - France
Téléphone : +33 (0)1 69 33 33 33

Publication Director: Laura Chaubard (Chief Executive Officer)
Head of web content: Ousmane Any under the supervision of Wassila Shervill
Editorial Team: Ousmane Any - Wassila Shervill
Webhost: Ionos - 1&1
website design and realization: Emyl-design

Privacy and Personal Information Protection: This website, which contains nominative information concerning the personnel of Ecole polytechnique and its partners, has been declared to the CNIL (Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés, Claim No. 153 086). In accordance with Law No. 78-17 of January 6, 1978 regarding rights and computerized data, modified by Law No. 2004-801 on August 6, 2004 (articles 38, 39, 40), you have the right to access, modify and delete any online personal data on this site. To exercise this right, please contact the webmaster at: webmaster.

2. Data Privacy Notice

The data gathered in our forms is subject to personal data processing.

This data is saved in a computer file under the responsibility of Ecole Polytechnique.

The collected data may be used for processing and following up your documentation requests. The admissions teams may be in contact to discuss your profile and guide you through the admissions process.

The data will be kept for a duration of three years and sent to the relevant recruitment and admissions teams.

In accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data, you may exercise your right to access any data concerning you in order to have it corrected or deleted by contacting: marine.le-ray@polytechnique.edu

For any queries about personal data processing that falls under the responsibility of Ecole Polytechnique, contact the Data Protection Officer: dpd@polytechnique.fr. You may also file a complaint with the French Data Protection Authority (CNIL): Service des plaintes 3 Place de Fontenoy TSA 80715 75334 PARIS CEDEX 07 Tél : 01 53 73 22 22

3. Cookie Policy

A cookie is a small file that can be placed on your device that allows us to recognise and remember you. It is sent to your browser and stored on your computer’s hard drive or tablet or mobile device. When you visit our sites, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology. Learn more:


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4. Terms of Use

  • Disclaimer of Liability: Ecole Polytechnique shall in no way be held liable for the content of the information contained on this site or any consequences arising from its use or interpretation.
  • Intellectual Property: The Ecole Polytechnique website is a creative work and is the exclusive property of Ecole Polytechnique, protected by French and international laws concerning intellectual property rights. No reproduction or copy may be made in breach of the rights of Ecole Polytechnique provided by the aforementioned legislation.
  • Hyperlinks: The creation of hyperlinks by third parties towards pages or documents hosted on the Ecole Polytechnique website is authorized, provided that the links are not contrary to the interests of Ecole Polytechnique, and that they guarantee the possibility for the user to identify the origin and author of the document.

5. Images Rights and Protection

The photographs on this site are the property of Ecole Polytechnique, taken by Ecole Polytechnique staff and partners during various events organized on campus. In accordance with the provisions of intellectual property laws, they may not be used or reproduced without explicit permission from Ecole Polytechnique.

Any unauthorized use of images constitutes a civil and criminal offense, and perpetrators will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.

© Ecole Polytechnique collections

Website's Illustrations:

Ecole Polytechnique Photo Library :


Photographers: Jérémy Barande, Communications Office

Online videos: (© Ecole Polytechnique : DCOM/CPM ) Team Editors/ Sound / Camera Operators - Aurélie Rousseau, Frédéric Picazo