FOUR LEADING UNIVERSITIES
The Alliance Program is a unique joint venture between
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an overview of the program,
A MULTI-FIELD ENDEAVOR
Building on the existing bilateral actions of cooperation among its members,
such as student and faculty exchange programs, joint and dual degrees, the
Alliance Program endeavors to develop new initiatives.
Alliance’s challenge is to develop joint
research projects on issues that are relevant
to its main thematic orientation. Such initiatives
other American and European partner universities on a case-by-case basis.
It is Alliance's constant preoccupation to improve the transatlantic public
policy dialogue with key issues of our time. The Alliance Program endeavors
to open a space for discussion between private sector executives, public policy-makers
and academics. Alliance builds on the diversity of its partners and on their
intrinsic plurality to promote durable cooperation across disciplines, from
hard to social sciences.
For more than two hundred years, Ecole Polytechnique, the most prestigious educational establishment in France, has been dedicated to educating students in Science and Technology and in advanced research, at the highest level.
The mission of Ecole Polytechnique is to train students capable of devising and achieving complex and innovative projects at the highest-level possible, thanks to a strong pluriscientific culture. The Ecole's mission is also to train young men and women in leadership skills so that they can become tomorrow's outstanding scientists, researchers, managers and public officials.
Ecole Polytechnique has been regularly ranked at the top of undergraduate and graduate programs in Science and Technology among the French Grandes Ecoles. It is also considered as one of the finest institutions of higher learning in Science in the world.
For more information please visit the École Polytechnique website.