Inauguration de SPEIT - 2013

The engineering school Shanghai Jiao Tong – ParisTech Elite Institute of Technology (SPEIT) is the result of a strategic alliance between ParisTech and the Shanghai JiaoTong University.

It gathers strengths of French engineering schools (ENSTA Paris, MINES ParisTech, Telecom Paris, Ecole Polytechnique) and those of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, what garantees quality, the level of requirements and professional breadth in education and research programmes.

SPEIT brings to the selected Chinese and international students a high level education according to the model of the French engineering schools of excellence:

  • A deep general science education
  • A capacity to work in an economic and multicultural environment
  • A high level education in one these specialties : information and communication technologies, mechanical engineering, energy


Its objective ist to train engineers with competences in order that they will be the next industry leaders and innovators who will contribute to the development of economic relations between China and France.

SPEIT develops also Sino-French research and innovation programmes through projects between academic and industrial French and Chinese partners.

ParisTech Shanghai Jiao Tong was inaugurated by François Hollande, President of the French Republic on April 26, 2013.

The first students were graduated in March 2019. All of them received job offers even before the graduation. 10 of them decided to pursue with a PhD, including 6 coming to France in SPEIT partners schools. 

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