Application for the ENS Diploma on record (from Bachelor 3rd year) - Non-europeans

Applicant's profile

For 2020, the diploma is opened only for : 

- Computer sciences (L3, M1)
- Mathematics
- Biology (L3, M1)
- Geology

1- Complete and submit the online form 

Call for application : from December 19, 2018 (at 2.00 pm, French time) to January 17, 2019 (at 11.59 pm, French time)

Apply directly on CADENS

Documents to be uploaded on the online form:

  • All candidates, you must upload the following documents:
    • A transcript of your grades for your past and present studies, in French or in English
    • Certified copies of university degrees, in French or English
    • Copy of your passport or national ID card
    • Resume
    • Cover letter
    • Reference letter
    • If you are applying for a Master’s program in the Arts, Humanities, Languages or Social Sciences: a summary of your research project in French (3 pages maximum)
    • Certificate of Language Proficiency 

Complete the online application form (closed)

2 -  Application review

All applications are reviewed by the admission committee of the ENS de Lyon. No results will be given by phone. 

3 - Results

Incomplete applications will not be considered. Results will be published on February on the online platform.

4 - Admissions and enrolment

If your application is accepted, you will receive a letter of pre-enrolment and the procedures to be followed for enrolment.

Information to prepare your stay in Lyon

Call for applications:

  • from December 19, 2018 at (12 noon, French time) to January 17, 2019 (at 11.59 pm, French time)


  • February, 2019