École Polytechnique de l'Université de Lorraine

The École Polytechnique de l'Université de Lorraine, or Polytech Nancy is a French generalist Grande école located in Nancy. It was created in 1960 under the name of ISIN, was renamed Ecole Supérieure des Sciences et Technologies de l'Ingénieur de Nancy or ESSTIN in 1985. It merged into the University of Lorraine in 2012, and joined the Polytech Group in 2017.[1] The school teaches to about 800 students at any given time,[2] and, as of 2013, more than 4500 engineers have graduated.[3]

Polytech Nancy
Former names
Ecole Supérieure des Sciences et Technologies de l'Ingénieur de Nancy (ESSTIN), Institut des Sciences de l'Ingénieur de Nancy (ISIN)
TypePublic Grandes écoles
Established1960 (1960)
ChairpersonGaëtan BLAISON
DirectorEric Gnaedinger
Academic staff
80 (2013)
Students800 (2013)
Location, ,
48.6595759°N 6.1878133°E / 48.6595759; 6.1878133
CampusSuburban, in Vandoeuvre-lès-Nancy

The 5-year engineering formation delivers a Master of Science and includes a 2-year specialisation. At the end of the third year, the students have to choose between the 2 main axis of the formation : GEMMES (Mechanical engineering) or ISYS (Systems engineering), then they pick their specialty for the last year.



  1. "L'école | Polytech Nancy". polytech-nancy.univ-lorraine.fr (in French). Retrieved 2018-09-13.
  2. "Présentation de l'ESSTIN (fr)". ESSTIN. 2013. Retrieved 2014-04-07.
  3. "Débouchés (fr - career prospects)". ESSTIN. 2013. Retrieved 2014-04-07.
This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.