About Us

Facts and Figures

Founded in 1816

Campuses

  • 2 campuses : Saint-Étienne near Lyon (Auvergne Rhône-Alpes Region) and Gardanne near Marseille (Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur Region)
  • 58,200 m2 of buildings
  • 532 student rooms & apartments

Academics

  • 6 Engineering Masters for general and specialized engineers
  • 14 Masters of Science programmes (including 8 taught in English)
  • 9 Doctoral disciplines
  • 5 professional training programmes
    • 3 Specialized Masters
    • 1 Master of Science
    • 1 “Badge” Master
  • 152 International agreements in 42 countries / 35 double degree agreements

Students

  • 2160 students including
    • 1930 in Masters of Engineering programmes
    • 105 in Masters of Science programmes
    • 140 PhD students (40% from abroad)
  • 24% international students (on student status programmes)
  • 28% female students

Staff

  • Establishment employment: 378 staff of which:
    • 121 research professors
    • 4 professors
    • 52 researchers (42 of whom are staff PhD students)
    • 45 engineers
    • 156 technical and administrative staff
  • 450 external contractors who also contribute to the school’s mission

Research

  • 121 researchers and research professors in 5 Research and Academic Centres and 8 Laboratories
  • 72 Accreditated to Supervise Research
  • 140 PhD students
  • 36 doctoral theses defended (in 2018)
  • € 6.5 million in contractual resources in Research and Innovation – including € 1.9 million in direct contracts with companies
  • 387 Publications
  • 6 research and training chairs
  • Involvement of the school in 9 competitiveness clusters (founding member or associate)

La Rotonde

  • 1 scientific & cultural outreach centre – La Rotonde

Budget

  • Operational budget: 50 million euros – 37% own resources of the establishment

Miscellaneous

  • Former engineering students ICM and ISMIN are grouped together in the same alumni association. Almost 9,600 alumni.
  • 10,000 job offers managed each year by the common Careers Department at the Mines of Paris, Saint-Étienne and Nancy.

Data up to date in December 2019.