Exchange: Ecole Polytechnique

École Polytechnique is a leading French institute which combines top-level research, academics, and innovation at the cutting-edge of science and technology. Its academic programs – Bachelor, Ingénieur Polytechnicien, Master’s, Graduate Degree and PhD – are highly selective and promote a culture of excellence with a strong emphasis on science, anchored in humanist traditions.


Credit Equivalency: 60 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Courses Available: The International Exchange Program enables high-level international scientific students to take part in the:

Internship Program: The program for International Students enables students from partner institutions at École Polytechnique (l’X) to complete a  research internship of 3 to 6 months in one of its research centers.

Restricted Program: Master of Science and Technology Program Data Science for Business Program, Graduate projects need additional approval

Housing: On-campus housing is guaranteed. Please find more information here.

Subjects Available at Host: All

Program Type: Professional, Research, Study

Accepting Applications: Yes

Application Deadline: January 14, 2021

Timeline: Fall (Sept-Jan), Winter (Feb-Jun), Year-long (Sept-Jun)

Country: France

City: Palaiseau

Institution: University

Language of Study: French, English

Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate

Credit: Yes

Open to Programs at UofT: All

Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT

Program Fees: No fee

Funding: IE Award

Eligibility Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 3.0 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduates). Must have completed two years of study