Human training, specific to PURPAN, gives students a dimension highly appreciated by companies: attachment to the agricultural world, proximity to the field, adaptability, versatility, integrity.

Top reasons to study here

  • The School has a recognized mission (Rocard law 1984) of public service in the fields of training, research, international cooperation and technology transfer.
  • More than 300 professions are accessible in the life sciences, agriculture, agrifood, marketing and management sectors.
  • The School emphasizes the fundamentals in the training process: Acquisition of engineering skills

Master's Programmes

Agriculture & Forestry (1)
Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Social Sciences (1)



The PURPAN Engineering School, created in 1919, by farmers and Jesuit educators, trains general engineers during a course in 5 years after Bac.


Through a pedagogy of success drawing on Ignatian sources: importance of the experiment, its analysis, support and rereading, PURPAN has the ambition to allow the development of women and men endowed with a great capacity for action and adaptation, integrating personal commitment, solidarity, sense of action and passion to serve.


Our training courses lead to the first sector of employment in France (14% of jobs) and to a very wide range of more than 300 professions.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

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Student Life

Campus life

  • The PURPAN Engineering School  has always owned its farm since its creation in 1919.
  • It has been established since 1973 on the  Domaine de Lamothe  in Seysses, 20 km from Toulouse.
  • It is a  mixed crop-breeding operation  with an area of  218 ha , with  dairy cows  and  laying hens . Automated milking is carried out by two robots installed in a building commissioned in 2013.


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