- Established: 1794 Palaiseau
ã‰cole polytechnique (also known by the nickname " X ") is a French public institution of higher education and research, located in Palaiseau near Paris.
Branch: French Armed Forces
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- Established: 1802 Coëtquidan
The ã‰cole Spéciale Militaire de Saint-Cyr (ESM, literally the "Special Military School of Saint-Cyr") is the foremost French military academy. It is often referred to as Saint-Cyr.
- Established: 1827 Lanvéoc
The ã‰cole Navale is the French Naval Academy in charge of the education of the officers of the French Navy.
- Established: 1988 Brest
The ã‰cole de Maistrance is the training school for future non-commissioned officers in the French Navy. It was set up in 1988, it is now part of the Brest Naval Training Centre.