Application process and eligibility

The admission procedure involves 2 steps:

Step 1: Eligibility

To be admitted into the first year, applicants must meet Centrale general entrance requirements, which means a very solid scientific background. Therefore, Campus Mauritius students should match the high quality of academic preparation found amongst most engineering students.
Applications must include a statement of purpose (one/two pages), a CV and a complete academic transcript. Applications should be sent to

Applications are assessed based on:
- the academic background of the applicant,
- the results obtained during secondary school studies. Applicants will be judged on their level in Mathematics, the Sciences and English.
A shortlist of pre-selected candidates will be drawn up.

Step 2: Admission

Shortlisted students will be invited to an interview to assess their motivation to study at  Centrale Nantes Mauritius campus and the relevance of their career objectives.
A final committee makes admission decisions based on the two steps described.

Support for visas, accommodation

  • Passport
You need to have an up-to-date passport, three months before departure. An up-to-date passport means the passport is valid at least for six months after the date of return from Mauritius.

  • Vaccines
No mandatory vaccination is required for travel to Mauritius.

  • Visa
Student visas are issued post-admission at the Passport and Immigration Office via Centrale Nantes Mauritius campus. It should be noted that the Mauritian authorities responsible for issuing visas can nevertheless reject applications.
For more information on visa applications, please consult the following website:

  • Insurance
At the beginning of the classes, you will be asked to prove you have personal medical insurance, to be taken out either in your country of origin or in Mauritius.

Tuition fees and scholarships

The annual tuition fee will be 7.000 euros for the Bachelor degree, for the first year.
In partnership with local and international companies involved in the school's development, Centrale Nantes Mauritius campus will launch a Scholarship for Excellence for exceptional applicants. In turn, this award is a way of attracting the best students and helping them to realize their full potential and achieve their personal and professional goals.
Published on April 7, 2015 Updated on January 30, 2019