In 1943, this institute received the title of École Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications (ENST). Since then, the astounding progress and development in the field of Telecommunications and the arrival of television have contributed to its growing importance.
ENST has continued to grow with the spectacular advances in the field of Telecommunications. It now houses over a thousand students, and a staff of over 140 research professors. ENST has also expanded to Sophia‐Antipolis. Their students come from all over the world and contribute to this centre of excellence for teaching and research in the fields information and communication sciences.