Whilst conserving a significant share for basic research, which is foundation for excellence and attractivity of high-level researchers, the attachment to the missions of our mother institution, the Chamber of Trade and Industry Paris Ile-de-France regarding company development, leads to a large space at ESIEE Paris being reserved to applied research;
The subject-based positioning of the research is coordinated at the establishments level, within the Community of Universities and Establishments of Paris-Est. This positioning is centred on two theme-based hubs: "City and Environment and their Engineering" and "Health and Society".
ESIEE Paris brings its expertise in Information and Communication Sciences and Technologies (ICST) and in technological innovation through multidisciplinary approaches with high economic and social impacts. This is how the research carried out at ESIEE Paris affects the following 3 major fields, in particular: