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Mines ParisTech

Paris, France


Public University


Established in 1783


Founded in 1783, Mines ParisTech, officially referred in École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris, is an engineering institute in Paris, France.  Mines Paristech unites 12 engineering and management schools.

Mines Paristech courses include energy and process engineering, earth sciences and environment, mechanical and materials engineering, mathematics and systems, and economics, management and society.Mines Paris is renowned for the excellent results of its research centers and the caliber of its international collaborations with other esteemed universities worldwide.

Top Reasons to Study in the Mines ParisTech

  • More than 70 different nations are represented among the 35% of international students at Mines ParisTech.
  • Mines Paristech university have Student exchange programs  with 100 universities and have 18 research centers in various field of science and technology

Cost of Studying at Mines ParisTech

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Rankings for The Mines ParisTech


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Admissions at The Mines ParisTech

How to Apply at Mines ParisTech

  • Apply through https://www.inde.campusfrance.org/
  • Fill in all the details
  • Choose course of interest 
  • Connect with course advisor
  • Wait for confirmation

Documents Required to Apply to Mines ParisTech

Mines Paristech admission require following documents for application process:

  • Enrolment letter
  • Proof of financial resources
  • Passport size photo
  • Passport copy
  • English Proficiency proof 
  • Academic records
  • Gradesheets 
  • Degree certificates
  • VISA

Exams Accepted By the University

For visa and admission purposes, Mines Paristech international students applicants need to have minimum English proficiency:

Proficiency Examination

Minimum Scoring


6 and above


79 and above


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The ParisTech alumni network has more than 220,000 members. Notable alumni include Maurice Allais,( Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences), Jean-Martin Folz, (CEO of PSA Peugeot Citroën) and  Louis Paul Cailletet  (physicist).


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Transportation in the city

The nearest airport is Mines Paristech is Paris - Orly Airport, 14 km from ibis Styles Paris 16 Sud route. Metro, taxis and buses are available in the city of Paris to provide convenient travel.

Services offered by the university

  • Mines Paristech Library has more than 53000 resources which includes 378 different periodicals 5600 online resources as well more than 1,300 digital books.
  • The university offers various associations and clubs, sport facilities ,competitions, as well as drama society and brass band, and more 

Student life

Mines ParisTech is situated in the center of Paris on the outskirts of the Luxembourg Gardens. Its location in central Paris's Latin Quarter is an area along the beautiful Seine a river, offers an active center for students with a variety of clubs, restaurants, museums, movies,  and exhibitions.

On campus accomodation

No, student housing is not available on Mines Paristech Campus.

  • Mines Paristech provides accommodation services with Studapart nearby campus. Studapart has various accommodations in Paris.
  • Following is the monthly rent for type of accommodation Studapart provides:
  • Studio :1093 EUR (89,000 INR)
  • 2 rooms: 1710 EUR (1,40,000 INR)
  • 3 rooms: 2409 EUR (196,400 INR)
  • Some of their residence in France are Nexity-Studéa, Cardinal Campus or Estudines.


University Faculty Stats

High-quality instruction is given by the more than prominent 286 research professors at Mines Paristech. The male to female ratio of the university is 50:50. The student-to-faculty ratio is 17:1.


Research opportunities at university

MINES ParisTech has 260 research researchers, 400 doctoral students, and 60 post-doctoral students. Major research is done in the fields of Environmental and Earth Sciences, Engineering of Energy and Processes, Engineering of Mechanical and Materials,Systems and Mathematics and Management, Economics, and Society. MINES ParisTech collaboration with more than 100 organization and universities globally

Internship opportunities (Part time job opportunities)

Several internship opportunities are available to students at Mines Paristech during the summer and spring programs. Students can gain industry experience and expand their skill set through such unique opportunities.

Placement - Companies and average salaries offered

The highest salary of a Mines Paristech graduate is 44,400 EUR (35,00,000 INR). More than 75 students receive jobs and 25% go for higher studies at prestigious universities.





60 Bd Saint-Michel, 75272 Paris, France

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1. What is the acceptance rate in Mines Paristech?
Mines Paristech acceptance rate 10%.

2. What are tuition fees at Mines Paristech?
Mines Paristech tuition fees for programs goes around 15 000 EUR (12,00,000 INR) to 22 000 EUR (17,79,000 INR). 

3. What are top courses at Mines Paristech?
Mines Paristech top courses are in the field of engineering and its specialization.

4. Is it easy to get admission at Mines Paristech?
Admission at Mines Paristech programs is highly difficult and requires an excellent academic background.

5. What PhD program is available at Mines Paristech ?
Yes, it offers PhD in various specialisations, Mines Paristech hires 100 of students every year.