Established in 1996
- Institut Mines-Télécom is a French public higher education and research establishment. Created in 1996, it was originally known as the "Groupe des écoles des télécommunications", or GET, followed by the "Institut Télécom". The Mines schools, which were placed under the administrative supervision of the Ministry of Industry, joined the Institut in March 2012 when it took on its current name and gained the status of Grand établissement. Its schools provide education to students and contribute to research in the fields of information and communication technology, management, energy, construction and the industrial environment. The Institut falls under the administrative aegis of the General Council for the Economy, Industry, Energy and Technologies.