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International Student Days 2019 IMT-BS

OUR ÉVRY CAMPUS

Welcome to Évry campus!

Located only 33 km from Paris by train, our campus shared by two sister institutions of Institut Mines-Télécom:

  • Télécom SudParis
  • Institut Mines-Télécom Business School

Engineers and managers all together within one study place!

FACILITIES FOR ALL STUDENTS

Institut Mines-Télécom Business School provides generous facilities for all our students. These include:

  • Language courses
  • Library
  • Sports
  • Student organisations
  • Restaurant
  • Cafeteria
  • Various IT facilities

During your studies here, we have many student facilities available for you. From sports to library, computer labs to budget restaurant.

Are you looking for intensive French language classes? Do you want to join a student football team? To get rid off stress during the exams with a quick match of table tennis? 

A range of student associations on campus organise various social activities and are a good way to get to know other people. Find out about ICT facilities, language tutoring, study advice and more. 

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Student life at Institut Mines-Télécom Business School

 

A high-quality welcome offered to international students

Institut Mines-Telecom Business School is awarded the “Bienvenue en France” certification

On Monday, 8 July 2019, Frédérique Vidal, French Minister of Higher Education, Research and Innovation, awarded IMT-BS with the “Bienvenue en France” certification, making it one of the very first establishments to obtain this honor.

As a guarantee of the quality welcome offered to international students, this label recognizes the School’s strong international focus over the past 40 years on a broader level.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS WELCOME DAYS

NEXT INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS ORIENTATION DAY

14th September 2020 

Welcome to Institut Mines-Télécom Business School! We have been preparing for your arrival and are very happy that you have made the decision to come for exchange to our school.

All international students starting their studies at Institut Mines-Télécom Business School in the Spring semester of the academic year 2020-2021 are invited to our International Student’s Orientation Day that will take place in the last week of August. 

Make the most of our International Student’s Day: we want you to have fun and learn about your new home!

 

International Student Orientation 2020

Student’s Orientation day program

WELCOME TO ÉVRY!

As soon as you become a resident of Évry, you would need to find out more about living in Évry, public transport and discover the various facilities of the school.

 

Located in the Île-de-France region, the city of Évry is situated about 33 kilometers south of Paris in the departement of Essonne and has more than 53,000 inhabitants.

Located on the left bank of the Seine, Évry is one of the greenest cities in Île-de-France with numerous parks and a lot of green space. Boasting excellent transport links, Évry is an ideal starting point to discover the beauties of the Île-de-France, especially with the capital, Paris, in its vicinity.

Walking through Évry, one can admire the remains of the castle of Petit-Bourg, of which only the former common, built between the seventeenth and eighteenth century, remains. Not far away, the Church of St. Peter and St. Paul, also dating back to the eighteenth century, has a beautiful chapel dedicated to the Virgin Mary and a cross vault dating back to the thirteenth century and a beautiful red marble baptismal font. 

The modernity of the city also has a certain charm, with beautiful architecture highlighting the talents of the twentieth century, using brick as the main element. Note especially the Cathedral of the Resurrection, built by Mario Botta. The twelve windows of the building do not lack charm.

Évry offers visitors a large number of green spaces of all kinds. Within the town one can find about a hundred hectares of parks, like Henri Fabre Park, Parc des loges, Coquibus center, the Parc des Tourelles, the Parc Pompidou, the park on the banks of Seine, Bois sauvage or the Resistance square. With all this greenery, Évry is recognized as one of the “flowered cities and villages” of France.

Évry is crossed by the river Seine and the GR2 hiking trail, going from Dijon to Le Havre, allowing you to appreciate the charms of the Seine.

Dynamic and full of entertainment, the city of Évry offers festivals, cultural, sporting events and many others.

Évry est une ville dynamique et ouverte qui sait mettre en avant tous ses aspects pour divertir ses habitants et séduire ses visiteurs à travers des évènements tous aussi intéressants les uns que les autres.

Évry accueille plusieurs marchés par semaine, le dimanche matin sur le parking des Loges, et les lundis, mardis, mercredis, jeudis, vendredis, samedis et dimanches matin dans le centre ville. Organisé par des associations de la ville, le marché de Noël prend place en fin d’année, avec des illuminations, un père Noël, des stands d’artisanat, ou encore différentes animations en tous genres.

En janvier, Évry propose son festival de Street Art, avec la présentation de créations de différents artistes venus du monde entier.

En avril, la ville d’Évry, à travers son université, propose ses Friches musicales. Ce festival met en avant des jeunes artistes amateurs et de grande renommée dans différentes expressions artistiques comme la danse ou le théâtre.

En décembre, le festival Africolor s’installe en partie à Évry pour mettre en avant la musique et la culture africaine. Au programme, des concerts, des ateliers chorégraphiques ou encore des rencontres.

Tout au long de l’année, Évry met en avant différents aspects de sa culture avec une fête du sport, la fête de la musique ou encore la fête des associations.

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Évry hosts several weekly markets: on Sunday morning in the Parc des loges, and on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sunday morning in the city center. Organized by associations of the city, the Christmas market takes place at the end of the year, with Santa Claus, craft stalls, or different animations of all kinds.

In January, Évry hosts the festival of street art, with the presentation of works by various artists from around the world.

In April, the city of Évry, through its university, organises the Friches musicales. This festival highlights both young, amateur talents as well as universally acclaimed artists through various artistic expressions, such as dance or theater.

In December, the festival Africolor allows Évry to highlight the music and African culture. The program includes concerts, choreographic workshops or meetings.

Throughout the year, Évry highlights different aspects of their culture with sports, music festivals, or the festival of associations.

To ensure you a successful student exchange, we’d like to provide you with an estimate of costs associated with your study and living in Évry.

What will a semester-long stay cost you?

  • Tuition fees: Student Exchange is free
  • Books and study material
  • Housing: The average price for a student room with shared bathroom and kitchen facilities is 450€/month. In most cases, regular costs like internet, water, gas, electricity and heating are not included in the price. 
  • Food: a meal in one of the student restaurants on campus costs around 4 euro. 

Other costs to consider:

  • Public transport
  • Bicycle rent
  • Health, Liability and Travel insurance
  • Sports facilities
  • Cultural and leisure activities

The RER station “Évry-Courcouronnes Centre” is a hub in the French transport network enabling travellers to reach the region around Évry, within Essonne and the whole of Île de France.

This place provides an easy connection to other forms of road transport if necessary.

Please find more about itinerary, timetables, prices, maps on RATP (Autonomous Operator of Parisian Transports).