• Application Deadline
  • 36 months


Bachelor students of the Bachelor of Science at École Polytechnique follow a demanding multidisciplinary scientific curriculum focused on mathematics and computer science.

Their first year is dedicated to acquiring the intellectual tools and fundamental knowledge which will be essential for the rest of their higher education, while at the same time discovering and experiencing several disciplines in order to choose the right specialization for them. 

In second and third years, students thus get the choice between three double majors:

  • Mathematics and Physics
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Mathematics and Economics

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Mathematics
  • Physics & Mathematical Methods
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Chemistry
  • Foreign Languages

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

Applicants must meet one of the following requirements:
  • Currently be enrolled in the last year of secondary education and must graduate before the start of the Bachelor Program (e.g. French Baccalaureate, International Baccalaureate, A-levels, secondary school/high school diploma) or,
  • Have recently graduated from secondary education or,
  • Have recently graduated from secondary education and be currently enrolled in post-secondary education

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15000 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Palaiseau

  • 640 - 950 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


At École Polytechnique, we admit the most talented undergraduate students from all over the world using a need-blind admissions process. We strive to attract and reward the very best students, regardless of their financial situation. To this end, eligibility for most types of financial aid is reserved for students who are admitted with honors.

The École Polytechnique Foundation offers a limited number of Excellence Scholarships based on academic excellence to help us attract and reward the very top students worldwide. In first year, these Excellence Scholarships are reserved for students who are admitted with honors. They amount to €4,000 per year paid in 10 monthly installments. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.