TELECOM Bretagne • Rennes, France; Brest, France
Telecom Bretagne was founded in 1977. It is one of the “Grandes Écoles”. The engineering school is a public institution. Telecom Bretagne offers internationally recognized degree programmes, e.g. a Master of Engineering (Diplôme d'Ingénieur); a MSc in Telecommunications, Networks and Computer Science; and a PhD programme. The school educates tomorrow's professionals in industry, services and research. Continuing Education and Post-Master Professional certificate are also offered at Telecom Bretagne. The school has two campuses in France, one in Brest and the other one in Rennes. Both offer outstanding training and prepare their students for their future careers. It also has several academic partners in France and around the globe. 1150 students are currently enrolled at Telecom Bretagne. 47% are international students from over 50 countries.
Over 5900 alumni are members of the Telecom Bretagne Alumni Association. The association offers help and guidance regarding career choices and even organizes conferences in Paris. The teaching staff is made up of 160 full-time research lecturers and 50 foreign (part-time) lecturers. Telecom Bretagne even has its own incubator centre where students can take the opportunity to create their own companies. The institution has partnerships with over 50 establishments of higher education and research that help train students in an international environment.