ParisTech is member of CESAER (Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research), a European association that gathers leading specialised and comprehensive universities of science and technology. Founded in 1990, the association unites 52 member institutions.

CESAER pursues 5 goals:

  • share information and best practices in higher education, research, innovation and governance
  • influence key bodies: aid policy-makers and funders to shapre European strategies, policies and funding programmes
  • boost participation in European  funding programmes
  • promote our strengths: support CESAER’s members in displaying their excellence and distinctiveness at European level and beyond
  • contribute to debate on key issues: promote reflection and understanding of role of science and technology in open knowledge societies.

ParisTech engages with CESAER by participating in task forces (competitive funding, teaching and learning, etc.)