The Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Arts et Métiers is a prestigious engineering school. It has trained over 85,000 engineers since its foundation in 1780 by the Duke of Rochefoucauld Liancourt.
It is a "Public Scientific, Cultural and Professional institution" (EPCSCP) under the authority of the Ministry of Higher Education and Research.
The Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Arts et Métiers is a founding member of the ParisTech PRES *. In 2007, the school adopted the brand name "Arts et Métiers ParisTech".
Arts et Métiers ParisTech also is a founding member of the Research and Higher Education Cluster: PRES HESAM.
A unique institution led by a single management team, Arts et Métiers ParisTech consists of eight Teaching and Research Centers and three Institutes spread across the country.
Thanks to this network, it is able to maintain close contacts with industry throughout France.
The primary goal of Arts et Métiers ParisTech is to provide an initial foundation in general engineering principles for the disciplines of mechanical engineering, power engineering and industrial engineering.
Arts et Métiers ParisTech also offers continuing training for engineers and industry executives.