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What is the admission process for international students?

The admission process consists of 6 stages

01. You must apply online using our application form

02. Online motivation interview

03. Admission decision (admission letter)

04. Registration and deposit (registration certificate)

05. Demande de VISA auprès de votre Campus France ou de votre consulat local (voir les infos sur les démarche à suivre)

06. Préparation de votre arrivée en France (voir notre guide pratique)

What are the admission requirements for international students?

supporting documents

For an online application, you must provide a complete file including :

  • Photocopy of passport or identity card
  • CV (Curriculum Vitae)
  • Cover letter
  • Transcripts and university diplomas or certificates of studies, translated if necessary
  • Certificate of en rolment and partial report card for current year
  • Proof of language proficiency in French/English, depending on the language of instruction of the chosen program

minimum required

ADMISSION BACHELOR 1: Baccalauréat, high school diploma

BACHELOR 2 ADMISSION: 60 ECTS credits (1 year) or 30 US credits

ADMISSION BACHELOR 3: 120 ECTS credits (2 years) or 60 US credits

ADMISSION MASTER 1: Bachelor’s degree (3 years), 180 ECTS credits or 90 US credits

ADMISSION MASTER 2: Minimum level Bac+4, 240 credits or 120 US credits or Bachelor’s degree in 3 years + 3 years’ professional experience in the same field*.

*subject to acceptance by the school

TEST FRANCAIS :

  • TCF or TEF: B2, C1
  • DALF : C1
  • DELF : B2

ENGLISH TEST :

  • TOEFL
  • iBT: 79 minimum
  • On paper: 550 minimum
  • On computer: 213 minimum

The language test is not required if the program language is the same as your mother tongue and/or waived if you have obtained a diploma in the program language.

Everything you need to know about admission via parcoursup

Admission via parcoursup is only available to students in French lycées

November – DecemberExplore available training courses
Take part in student fairs in your region, consult the websites and social networks of the schools that interest you.
January – FebruaryFormulate your wishes
You can make up to 10 wishes on Parcoursup, ranking them in order of preference. To maximize your chances of admission, it’s important to understand the selection criteria for each course.
AprilConstituez votre dossier
Certaines formations peuvent demander des documents supplémentaires, tels que des lettres de motivation, des CV, des bulletins scolaires, etc. Assurez-vous de préparer ces documents à l’avance afin de pouvoir les soumettre dans les délais impartis.
June – JulyRéponses & Décisions
Après avoir soumis vos voeux, vous recevrez des réponses de la part des formations. Il y a plusieurs phases de réponses où vous pouvez acCepter ou refuser les propositions qui vous sont faites.

November – December


Explore available training courses
Take part in student fairs in your region,
consult the websites and social networks of the schools that interest you

January – February


Formulate your wishes
You can make up to 10 wishes on Parcoursup,
in order of preference.
It is important to understand the selection criteria for each training course in order to mix and match.
your chances of admission.

April


Build your file
Some courses may require additional documents,
such as mitvation letters, CVs, school reports, etc.
Be sure to prepare these documents in advance so that you can submit them on time.

June – July


Answers & Decisions
Once you’ve submitted your wishes, you’ll receive a response from the courses.
There are several response phases where you can accept or refuse the proposals made to you.

NEED MORE INFORMATION?

Meet our international admissions officers
at our next special online application conferences!

Updated 15 February 2024