International admission

International admission is intended for applicants of foreign nationalities residing outside of France, for the delayed start of the academic year in January 2023 or the start of the academic year in September 2023.

This is a specific procedure. This admission procedure is based on the examination of the candidate’s file which is evaluated by a Jury:

  • Study of the application file
  • Individual oral interview
  • Level of English (only for the 4th year of the Grande École Program)

The result of the evaluation is then communicated to the candidate by e-mail. If the candidate is accepted by the jury, the registration procedures are also confirmed by e-mail.

Documents required to apply for the Bachelor’s or Grande École Program:

  • Transcripts of grades obtained during the last two years of study (last 6 terms or 4 semesters)
  • The last diploma obtained (it must be recognized by the State in the country of obtention)
  • If French is not the mother tongue: a photocopy of the results of the French test TEF or equivalent
  • For a 4th year Grande Ecole application: a document attesting to your level of English (TOEFL, TOEIC, BULATS, IELTS, or Cambridge test)
  • A curriculum vitae summarizing your professional experience and each year of study
  • A cover letter stating the year and course of study desired
  • A certificate of attendance for the current year of study
  • A copy of your passport or national identity card
  • A passport photo


The application fee is 100€.
The application fee is retained by the school in case of withdrawal.

Bespoken support for international students

As soon as your registration is validated, you will benefit from a personalized follow-up by the istec and the international admissions team. You will find all the necessary international documentation for your studies at the istec below:

For more information, you can contact

  • Sarah BENAHMED, International Admissions Officer (Bachelor & Grande Ecole): +33 (0)6 79 35 25 85 –
  • Stéphane DJELILATE, International Admissions Manager (Bachelor & Grande École): +33 (0)1 40 40 16 47 –

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International admission