How to apply


  • Examination Preparation Course: baccalaureate level or equivalent diploma
  • Equivalence course: BA  level (at least 1 year of previous Academic studies in Fine Art, Design or Architecture is required)
  • International Diploma from the Nantes Saint-Nazaire School of art (at least 2 years of Academic studies en Fine Art is required)
  • Recommended level of French: A2 or B1 (for Preparation and Equivalence course A1 accepted).

Application file

The application file, translated into French, is made up of the following documents (one pdf per document):

  • Copy of passport or identity card
  • Birth certificate (Certified Translation)
  • CV setting out the applicant’s experience to date and contact details (contact, date of birth, etc.)
  • Cover letter (in French)

  • Copies of diplomas or certificates obtained by the applicant, with a certified  translation into French.
  • Portfolio of the applicant’s artistic work (minimum 5 pages).
  • TCF, DELF, TEF certificate (proof of French level)

Applicant registrations:

Applications should be registered on Campus Art, the network run by Campus France:, or on this website, by filling in this application form.