China Admission programme


Academic Year 2017-2018


Enhance your career prospects: ParisTech encourages bright, ambitious students to apply for a Master’s degree in Science and Engineering ("Diplôme d'ingénieur") at the most prestigious French Grandes Écoles, a unique opportunity for an international career.

Grandes Écoles in the programme :




1/ Fields of specialization

Applied mathematics - computer science - statistics - finance - physics - optical sciences - economics & social sciences - executive engineering - industrial & production engineering - management - materials science & engineering - mechanical engineering - offshore engineering - naval architecture - electrical, electronic & photonic engineering - information technology & telecommunications - robotics - automatics - energy & nuclear engineering - chemistry - chemical engineering - earth sciences - environmental engineering - life sciences - food engineering - forest engineering - agricultural engineering - computational biology - bioengineering & biophysics.
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2/ Eligibility requirements

You are currently student at:

  • China Agricultural University
  • Fudan University
  • Huazhong University of Science and Techology
  • Nanjing University
  • Nanjing Agricultural University
  • Peking University
  • Shanghai JiaoTong University
  • SouthEast University
  • Tongji University
  • Tsinghua University
  • Wuhan University
  • Zhejiang University

> For admission into the two-year Master’s programme at :

  • AgroParisTech
  • Chimie ParisTech
  • École des Ponts ParisTech
  • ENSAE ParisTech
  • ENSTA ParisTech
  • ESPCI ParisTech
  • Institut d’Optique Graduate School
  • MINES ParisTech
  • Télécom ParisTech


You are required to have successfully completed at least 6 semesters of a Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering at your home university by September 2016.

> For admission into the Master's programme at:

  • Arts et Métiers ParisTech


You must contact your International Relations Office at your home university.


> You should register with the international office of your home university to participate in the programme.

> You should have a good working knowledge of English or French.


3/ How to apply?

1 - Contact the International Office of your home university to get more information and to inform them about your application.

2 - Please refer to these specific informations

For applicants to the following schools:

  • AgroParisTech
  • Chimie ParisTech
  • Ecole des Ponts ParisTech
  • ENSAE ParisTech
  • ENSTA ParisTech
  • ESPCI ParisTech
  • Institut d’Optique Graduate School
  • MINES ParisTech
  • Telecom ParisTech


Submit your online application form to ParisTech


List of required documents for application:

  • An identity photo
  • Transcripts of record in English
  • Copy of passport or other identification document
  • A statement of purpose outlining your intended career project after completion of your degree at ParisTech
  • Ranking certificate

Selection procedure:

If you are eligible for admission to any of these schools, you will be asked to sit a written test in science in China in September 2016.
You may choose to take the test in English or in French.

More information:


Calendar for 2016:

Opening of on-line applications: June 1st 2016

Deadline for on-line applications: September 16th 2016

Written test: September 24th 2016

The written test will take place simultaneously in Beijing, Shanghai, Nanjing and Wuhan.

Candidates from Zhejiang University will take the test in Shanghai. Location to be announced.

Interviews (schedule to be confirmed):   October 24-29, 2016

  • Shanghai:   October 24-26
  • Hangzhou: October 25-26
  • Nanjing:      October 27
  • Beijing:       October 28
  • Wuhan:       October 28-29

Documents required for the interview:

  • An original transcript of your records translated in English and certified by your University
  • Maximum 3 certificates in English of your most important Academic achievements and awards
  • An official ranking certificate, translated in English, stating the total number of students in your department in the field of specialization
  • Results of French (TCF) or English (Cambridge, TOEFL, GRE, etc.) language tests (if taken)
  • Original passport or identification document you uploaded for your application.

By early-December you will be informed of the outcome of your application and to which ParisTech Grande École you have been admitted. If you are not fluent in French, you will be required to start learning French immediately.


4/ Costs and funding

Admitted students may benefit from a partial or full tuition fee waiver (up to €18,000 a year) for the duration of their studies at their host ParisTech Grande École. They will have to fund their travel costs to and from France and their living costs for the duration of their studies (approximately €8,000 a year). Additional Scholarships covering these costs may be awarded to outstanding students by the French or Chinese authorities, by industrial sponsors and by the foundations of ParisTech Grandes Écoles.
Regulations depend on each ParisTech own policy.


5/ Contact

For general information:

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