Cnam (Conservatoire national des arts et métiers)
The Conservatoire national des arts et métiers is where the worlds of academics and professional activity come together.
It is the only higher education establishment dedicated to life-long professional training.
The Cnam proposes training courses developed in close collaboration with companies and professional organizations in order to provide the optimum answer to their needs and to those of their employees. The Conservatoire steers 20 regional Centers and 180 training centers having their Head Office in Paris. Cnam’s staff in Paris, Ile de France and other regions includes permanent teaching and non-teaching members as well as visiting lecturers from business world:
- 557 permanent and contracted professors
- 1 964 part-time professors
- 1 105 administrative staff