Supélec has a very special position among the leading engineering institutes. It is the reference in its field - electric energy and information sciences Internationally, with classes of 440 engineers graduating each year, Supelec is on a par with the best departments of electrical and computer engineering of the top American or European universities.
Since its creation in 1894, to meet the needs of the new industries that were emerging from electricity, Supélec has become a real enterprise employing 1,500 people (staff, faculty and research personnel, engineering students) who adapt permanently to technological and economic advances in order to produce high quality research, training and education. To achieve this, Supélec relies on a strong policy of partnerships on regional, national and international levels, both in the fields of industry and research, and with institutions of higher education. A sense of professionalism, open-mindedness, enthusiasm, a team spirit, intellectual rigor, all in a friendly and communicative atmosphere, characterize the quality of the relations that Supélec engineering students, faculty members and research personnel wish to develop with their partners.