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.
Branch: French Armed Forces
Motto: ils s'instruisent pour vaincre / Training for victoryOFFICIAL WEBSITE »
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- Established: N/A Paris
The Army College of Higher Education (CESAT) (French: Collã¨ge d'enseignement supérieur de l'armée de terre) is located within the walls of theÂ ã‰cole Militaire in Paris.
- Established: 1946 Draguignan
The ã‰cole de l'infanterie (English: "Infantry School"), formerly known as ã‰cole d'application de l'infanterie, is a French military academy that trains officers.
- Established: 2011 Paris
The War College (French: ã‰cole de Guerre) is the highest institution for training senior officers of the French armies.