L'X signs a cooperation agreement with Shanghai Jiao Tong University
On March 30th 2019, École Polytechnique signed an academic exchange cooperation agreement with Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) aimed at promoting students and professors’ mobility enrolled at both institutions.
Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) and École Polytechnique have already been strongly collaborating, especially since 2012 as founding members of SJTU-ParisTech Engineering Institute of Technology (SPEIT).
On March 30th 2019, the presidents of both institutions signed an Academic exchange agreement that will enable the mobility of the professors as well as that of students at all levels: Bachelor, Master, PhD and Summer Schools.
The purposes of this new agreement is to lecture and collaborate but also to organize joint workshops and to develop the supervised PhD program in the future to further strengthen the scientific cooperation.
This agreement was signed between Lin Zhongqin, President of the Shanghai Jiao-Tong University and Éric Labaye, President of École Polytechnique alongside the first graduation ceremony of SPEIT.