The Ecole Spéciale des Travaux Publics, du Bâtiment et de l’Industrie (ESTP) was founded in 1891 as a private higher education institution, officially recognized by the State in 1921 and granted the status of "General Interest" (EESPIG) by the French Government.

The ESTP is accreditated to award the engineering degree “diplôme d’ingénieur” by national authority “Commission des Titres d’Ingénieurs”.

In 2010, the ESTP joined the higher education & research cluster (Communauté d'Universités et Etablissements - COMUE) : 



In France, the ESTP has the biggest student flow for the construction industry and has made its reputation as THE “Grande Ecole” for professionals in this area, in all its aspects: design, planning & development, construction, project management, rehabilitation, maintenance, facilities & real estate management, …with an emphasis on sustainable development, new materials, energy efficiency, health issues, saving of natural resources, …

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For general inquiries :
Phone : +33 1 49 08 24 44
Fax : +33 1 49 08 59 40