Apply for the Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)

Applicants must meet Centrale general entrance requirements, which naturally means a very solid scientific background. Applications are assessed based on:

  • the academic background of the applicant,
  • the results obtained during secondary school studies particulary in Mathematics, Sciences and English.

A shortlist of pre-selected candidates will be drawn up. Shortlisted students will be invited to an interview to assess their motivation to complete the Bachelor of Engineering programme and the relevance of their career objectives. A final committee makes admission decisions based on the application documents and interview.

Tuition fees and scholarships

The annual tuition fee is 7,000 euros for the Bachelor's degree.
Scholarships may be awarded to the very best students to help them to realize their full potential and achieve their personal and professional goals.

How to apply

NB Applications are open all year around for the next intake.

Supporting documents

The following documents must be included alongside the application form:

  • a one or two-page statement of purpose - explaining your background and motivation to join this Bachelor's Degree
  • your Curriculum Vitae
  • two recommendation letters - completed by individuals capable of evaluating your present academic abilities
  • copy of passport or ID Card
  • English proficiency (proof/test/certificate) - except for students who completed their schooling in the English language - see application form for more details
  • (Upper) secondary school diploma and grade transcript. Students can apply without the upper secondary diploma. The diploma will be required when obtained.

Important Dates

  • Deadline for applications - June 30th. Limited places are available, early applications are encouraged. Applications are open all year around.
  • A few days after your application. You will receive confirmation of receipt by email that your application is considered complete. If you have any doubts contact: bachelor.admission@ec-nantes.fr
  • Within 10 days following a complete application. Assessment of application documents. You will receive an email notifying your application status: eligible, not eligible, invited for interview. Where applicable, interview dates will be proposed to the applicant.
  • 15 days after your application. Final decision on acceptance/ rejection. Information will be sent by e-mail.
  • Deadline to confirm or decline your place - July 15th. To confirm your place you must complete a financial agreement. Due to limited places, we encourage you to confirm as soon as possible.
Published on April 7, 2015 Updated on December 10, 2019