Creation of Mines ParisTech
Creation of Mines Saint-Etienne
Creation of Mines Alès
Creation of Mines Douai
Creation of Mines Nancy
Creation of Mines Nantes
Creation of Mines Albi-Carmaux
Creation of Groupe des écoles des Mines (GEM)
An associate school agreement with the Institut Français de Mécanique Avancée (IFMA)
An associate school agreement with the Ecole Supérieure d’Ingénieurs en Génie Electrique (ESIGELEC). An associate school agreement with the Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Géologie (ENSG).
March 1st, 2012
Creation of IMT
The Ecole Supérieure de Télégraphie (EST), created by the Post and Telegraph Administration, became the Ecole Professionnelle Supérieure des Postes et Télégraphes (EPSPT) in 1888 and the Ecole Supérieure des Postes et Télégraphes (ESPT) in 1912.
Invention of the word ‘telecommunication’ by Edouard Estaunié, director of the EPSPT
The Ecole Professionnelle Supérieure des Postes et Télégraphes (EPSPT) becomes the Ecole Supérieure des Postes et Télégraphes (ESPT)
ESPT is splitted into two separate entities :
– l’ENSPTT for administrative higher education
– l’ENST (now Télécom Paris) for technical education for engineers.The school is managed by the Direction Supérieure des Enseignements (DSE) of the DGT.
Creation of ENST Bretagne
The National Institute for Technical Managers became the National Institute for Telecommunications (INT). INT supported the two current schools, Télécom SudParis and Télécom Business School, which have gradually gained their independence whilst sharing the Evry campus.
Creation of subsidiary establishments (Théséus, ENIC now Télécom Lille)
Creation of subsidiary establishment Eurécom
Following the privatisation of France Télécom, The Groupe des écoles des télécommunications (Telecommunications Schools Group) is created by the Government, on 27 December 1996, as a replacement for the operator in the management of the 3 telecommunications schools.
The Telecommunications Schools Group (GET) changes its name to become Institut Télécom.
2 associate school agreements signed with the ISTASE (now Télécom Saint-Etienne) and ENSPS (now Télécom Physique Strasbourg).
An associate school agreement with ENSEIRB-MATMECA located in Bordeaux
2 associate school agreements signed with ENSIIE in Evry and ESIAL in Nancy
March 1st, 2012
Creation of IMT
- Télécom Paris’ Gaël Richard awarded an Advanced ERC grant for his research on AI and audio29 June 2022 - 14h05
- A hands-on introduction to biomimicry and eco-design, an innovative teaching method at IMT Nord Europe23 June 2022 - 15h40
- “World of Workcraft” role play for English language learning, an innovative teaching method at IMT-BS23 June 2022 - 15h38
IMT is a public institution dedicated to higher education and research for innovation.
It is a key player in the fusion of science, engineering and digital technology, and takes its schools’ skills into the major fields of transformation in digital technology, industry, energy and the environment as well as their impact on the industry of the future, cities, health, and autonomy.