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Ecole Nationale de l'Aviation Civile (ENAC)

4.7 out of 5 (13 ratings / 11 reviews) Toulouse, France
ENAC is internationally recognized as the leading aeronautics and aviation university in Europe, providing a broad range of training, studies and research activities.



Since its creation in 1949, ENAC has provided professional training to civil aviation personnel such as Air Traffic Controllers, ATSEPs and technicians for Civil Aviation Authorities (CAA) or Air Navigation Service Providers from all over the world (e.g. China, Switzerland, EuroControl, Indonesia, Philippines, Brazil, Africa, Georgia, Mongolia, Saudi Arabia).


Our institution provides a comprehensive range of 28 higher education programs ranging from Bachelor to Master of Science, Aviation Advanced Master, Master of Business and Administration as well as Ph.D.s in the domains of aeronautics and aviation.


Innovative ENAC research laboratories work in cooperation with the best universities worldwide to provide a safer, more efficient and more sustainable air transport system.  


ENAC alumni work in aeronautical and aviation companies, in fields such as manufacturing (Airbus, ATR, Embraer, Safran, P&W, GE, Rockwell Collins, Thales, Indra), and airports, airlines, civil aviation authorities as well as air navigation providers across the globe.

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Housing services

Toulouse Campus

At the heart of the campus, ENAC can currently accomodate 744 students as follows:

  • 296 16 m² studio apartments
  • 420 12 m² studio apartments
  • 14 m² studio apartments 20 m² for people with reduced mobility
  • 14 studios 20 m² VIP rooms

Library services

For teachers, researchers, students and staff at ENAC, the library provides access to technical and scientific publications on air transport and civil aviation professions (Air traffic, IT, maths, electronic systems, telecommunications, languages, air transport economy, human factors, etc.), dissertations in paper and electronic form, novels in French and English, comics, DVDs, etc.

Student Life

Campus life


  • Biscarosse
  • Castelnaudary
  • Carcassonne
  • Grenoble
  • Melun
  • Montpellier
  • Muret
  • Saint-Yan
  • Toulouse

Sports facilities

Physical activities and sport are an integral part of ENAC student life and training. They contribute to the student’s sense of well-being by the development of motor, methodological and social skills. ENAC offers a rich and varied selection of sports activities, through a range of associations managed by school services and by students.

Student clubs

ENAC student association - Asso ENAC

The “Asso” or student office is a non-profit organization which manages community life on school campus. It has a central and unifying role as it includes all ENAC courses and its committee, represents all students before the school management.

"Le foyer"/Events team

Le foyer is in charge of running themed evenings throughout the year, but also organizing the screening of rugby and football matches.

The Asso clubs :

  • Cookery Club
  • Cockpit Club
  • "Echec & Nac” (Chess Club)
  • Debating Club
  • Astro Club
  • ENAC Cheerleading
  • Robotics Club
  • Ping-Pong Club
  • Play Club
  • Football Club
  • "4L Trophy"
  • Badminton Club
  • Dance Club
  • Handball Club
  • Chaplaincy
  • Volleyball Club
  • Parachute Club
  • Rugby Club
  • Rowing Club
  • Glider Club 

Student Reviews

Study period
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I have studied 1,5 years at university, which was amazing to study there. I had facing a lot of unexpected challenges and I'm fascinating that I did it work for me. Last 1.5 years I've studied online. That study period actually went not so bad. I've never studied before from distance.

Proud student
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

One of the best university for aviation in Europe.

Best school for aviation.
Akrit Jaiswal rated 5 out of 5 stars

Enac is the Europe's first civil aviation University. It offers different level of courses ranging from Airline pilot to air traffic controller, Aerospace engineering, Aviation Management, Airport Management, Airworthiness and other aviation courses. Courses taught by industry professionals and field experts.


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