China admission programme
International admissions -- 9+9 programme (50 Engineers)
Master’s Degree in Paris: MSc in Engineering and MSc in Management
Academic Year 2013-2014
Enhance your career prospects: ParisTech encourages bright, ambitious students to apply for a Master’s degree in Science, Engineering and Management at the most prestigious French Grandes Écoles, a unique opportunity for an international career.
Grandes Écoles in the programme
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 7 semesters of a Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering at your home university by September 2013.
> For admission into the three-year Master’s programme at École Polytechnique, you are required to have successfully completed 4 to 6 semesters of a Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering at your home university by January 2013.
>For admission into the two-year MSc in Management at HEC Paris, you are required to have successfully completed your Bachelor Degree at your home university by September 2013.
> 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.
How to apply ?
1 - Contact the International Office of your home university which will implement the pre-selection of applicants and support the selection procedure.
2 - Submit your online application form to ParisTech: http://admissions.paristech.fr/CHN
Students wishing to apply to École Polytechnique must also complete the École Polytechnique online application on www.polytechnique.edu
3 –Students wishing to be considered by HEC Paris must submit an online application on : http://admissions.hec.fr/en together with a GMAT or GRE score, two recommendations from Professors and a TOEFL or IELTS score. Candidates for HEC Paris are exempted from the joint written test
The deadline for all applications is 1st October 2012.
List of required documents for application:
- An identity photo
- Transcripts of records in English
- Copy of passport or other identification document
- A statement of purpose outlining your intended career project after completion of term of study at ParisTech and award of qualification
If you are eligible for admission, you will be asked to sit a written test in science in China in October 2012.
You may choose to take the test in English or in French (except HEC Paris).
Calendar for 2012
Written test: The written test will take place simultaneously on Saturday 13 October 2012 in Beijing, Shanghai and Nanjing and Wuhan. Location to be announced.
Shanghai : on Saturday 27 October and Sunday 28th October 2012
Hangzhou: On Monday 29 October 2012
Nanjing: on Thursday 1st November 2012
Beijing: on Saturday 3 November 2012
Applicants who obtain the minimum required level in the test will be interviewed shortly after the test to determine their motivation and discuss their plans for study at ParisTech. The selection process will be conducted according to the working practices of each ParisTech Grande École.
Applicants for Ecole Polytechnique and MINES ParisTech will be asked to take oral examinations in Mathematics, Physics and general Science before the end of November 2012 with an examiner or by video conference. 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 mid-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.
Costs and funding
Students admitted will benefit from a tuition 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.
For general information :firstname.lastname@example.org
For specific information concerning one of the Grandes Écoles, contact the admissions officer of that school.