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New academic year 2021-2022

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ENSTA Bretagne welcomes new and returning students from August 16 to September 20: your start date depends on your program, year and student status. Please consult our web pages to prepare for the start of your school year.

I am delighted that you will soon be joining ENSTA Bretagne’s student cohorts. I hope, just as you do, that the 2021-2022 academic year will be as normal as possible. That said, we cannot ignore the risk of another wave of the pandemic due to variants. So, please, let us all act responsibly and get vaccinated before the start of the academic year.

Bruno gruselle, Director

 

Below you will find information on:

 

International students: To help you get organized for your arrival, have a look at our Checklist for the new academic year
 

    1/ Dates

    Find your back-to-school schedule by signing in to your personal online space (Aurion).

    2/ Administrative procedures: your online dossier

    To complete your administrative application, please have the documents listed below saved in PDF format (one document per PDF). If you have not yet sent us these documents at the time of admission, you must upload them by clicking on the Administrative record menu of your personal online space (Aurion) by August 1.

    List of PDF documents required
    Diplôme d'ingénieur (i.e. MSc in Eng.) students: Master or Advanced Master students: 
    • Identity photo which meets the rules
    • Scanned copy of your passport or identity card (both sides)
    • Birth certificate translated into French
    • For students awarded a place on an application basis: Most recent qualification or certificate of achievement if you have not yet graduated
    • Scan of your high school diploma
    • Bank details (RIB)
    • Proof of financial resources (non-residents of France)
    • European health card (EU residents)
    • Third-party liability insurance certificate
    • CVEC (student services fee) proof of payment
    • Copy of your residence permit or receipt

    3/ Residence permit

    For non-EU international students: 

    • You must prepare the documents required for your residence permit. You can find a list of required documents on the Centre de Mobilité Internationale website by clicking on Residence permit.

    4/ Health protocol

    Before the academic year gets underway, you will receive an email explaining the various COVID-19-related health rules and measures.

    5/ IT equipment

    We ask each student to please have their own laptop. 

    For guidance, please refer to the minimum requirements set out below for studying for your degree. More advanced configurations will enable you to gain in terms of comfort, speed and performance. The recommended operating system is Windows 10. If you have an Apple Mac, you will be required to work on a virtualized system.

    Performance requirements will increase as you progress through your degree. The first year of the engineering program is not quite as demanding as the following years.

    If you already have a laptop that you consider powerful enough for running scientific and computing software, you might not need to buy a new one. We recommend that you test it and if you find that it is not very user-friendly, you could always consider getting a new one.

    The minimum recommended configuration is as follows:
    Laptop >= Intel Core i5, AMD Ryzen 5 or equivalent processor, 256 GB storage (SSD ideally), 8 GB memory.

    6/ Student health insurance 

    How to apply for health insurance

    7/ Third-party liability insurance

    • Third-party liability insurance is mandatory during both studies and internships. This insurance is included in the multi-risk housing insurance for students living in student residence. It covers any damage that you might cause to another person or to property. It does not cover damage to your person or property; therefore it is recommended that you take out an individual insurance policy to cover accidents or injury.
    • To obtain third-party liability insurance, contact your parents’ insurer or any bank or insurance agency.
    • The cost of a policy varies from €10 to €40 for the school year.

    8/ Tuition fees

    To validate your enrollment at ENSTA Bretagne, your administrative application must be complete and your tuition fees paid at the time of enrollment, at the latest by August 18, 2021.
    New students who have not paid their fees will not receive a student card.

    Your registration fee information can be found in your personal online space (Aurion).

    You can pay:

    Bursaries 
    ENSTA Bretagne bursaries are reserved for French nationals and nationals of a European Union Member State.
    International students from non-EU countries who have been living in France for at least 2 years and can prove to have been members of a taxable household in France for at least 2 years may also be eligible for bursaries.

    8/ Refresher classes

    For new students to :

    • The Robotics Master, we invite you to follow the Automatics Mooc. For those who have problems with Python language, you can follow the dedicated Moocs on Udacity or Coursera
    • The Electronic Systems, Software Design and Security Master, we invite you to watch the refresher classes (you will need to create an account beforehand).
    • Hydrography Master, we advise you to take the refresher class before the end of the holidays (accessible after creating your online account). 

    9/ Important information & Contacts

    On the General information for the new academic year 2020-2021 page, you will find information about student residence, dining, access to the school, Student Union welcome activities, etc.

    The school will be closed from Thursday July 22 (evening) up to and including Sunday August 15, 2021. 

    If you have any questions about:

    • Admission or your studies: email your enquiries to ri@ensta-bretagne.fr 
      We will reply up until July 22 and then again from August 17
       
    • Your administrative record: 
      If you are enrolled on the engineering program: write to marie-pierre.cabon@ensta-bretagne.fr She will reply up until July 8 and then again from August 17.
      If you are enrolled on a Master or Specialized Advanced Master: write to christelle.le_duff@ensta-bretagne.fr Your emails will be responded to up until July 22 and then again from August 23
       
    • Tuition fees: email agence-comptable@ensta-bretagne.fr 
      The accounts department will reply up until July 22 and then again from August 9
       
    • Accommodation and booking a place (Student Residence): write to rde@ensta-bretagne.fr 
      Info and Booking online. Your emails will be responded to up until July 23 and then again from August 17
       
    • Getting everything ready for the academic year and your arrival in Brest: 
      - Email the Students’ Union at bde@ensta-bretagne.org or reach them on Messenger via the Facebook page Admissibles 2021 (there will be students available all summer to reply)
      - Write to the staff in charge of welcoming students at acor@ensta-bretagne.fr They will reply up until July 8 and then again from August 16.

    contact

    Zacharie Malicoutis
    Admissions Coordinator international students (free movers)
    02.98.34.89.74