Legal Notice

École Polytechnique

Supervising Ministry: Ministère des Armées

Route de Saclay 91128 Palaiseau cedex - France

Phone number: +33 (0)1 69 33 33 33

SIRET: 199115684 00011/ 199115684

TVA intracommunautaire: FR 15199115684

Code NAF: 8542Z

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Legal information on personal data processing

Data controller: École Polytechnique. Public institution represented by its President. Email address:

We may collect and store your personal data, particularly when you use the School website, subscribe to our newsletter or contact us.
The department designated to receive the processed data is the École Polytechnique Communications Department. This data will be kept for two years.

Information on how to exercise your rights

To exercise your rights regarding your personal data, you may contact us at
We will process your request as quickly as possible.

In the event of a dispute relating to any data processing operation concerning you, or in order to make a request to restrict or prevent the processing of your personal data, you may contact the School’s Data Protection Officer by sending an email to or by calling +33 (0)1 69 33 34 35.
Data Protection Officer (DPO)
General Services Office

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