Joining IMT Mines Albi in the general engineering degree (taught in French) is possible at all levels of study and under different status : visiting (exchange) student or as a regular student, for graduation.
To apply to IMT Mines Albi, students must provide proof of French language proficiency of B2 level with an official certification (TCF, DELF, DALF, TFI). Students have the opportunity to take part in an intensive French language and culture course during the summer break before the academic year starts, especially those who do not have the B2 level (A2 or B1). All the international students continue with half-day French clases training every week
Degree seeking students
These international students will follow the same curriculum as local students. They are expected to graduate from Mines Albi and can be eligible for their home university’s degree as well under a double degree agreement.
- Admission in 1st year (L3) of general engineering degree
Admission to 1st year of general engineering degree ( L3) is organized at national level for students having spent 2 years in preparatory classes. This competitive exam, called "Concours Mines-Télécom", is common with other schools. Registrations are done on line at www.scei-concours.org between the beginning of December and mid-January.
Students who have already begun their studies in France and holding a licence or a French bachelor's degree can also apply directly to the school. Admission will be on file and interview. Deadline for application : before 1st march 2020.
Students leaving abroad, holding a licence or a bachelor in 3 years in science or engineering, can apply directly for the first year of general engineering degree on the platform Etudes en France. If their country is not registered on the platform Etudes en France they can applied directly to IMT Mines Albi admissions service sending their file records and diplomas.
- Admission in 2nd year (M1) of general engineering degree
Students leaving abroad, holding a Bachelor of science or engineering in 4 years or a first year of master in science or engineering can apply directly for the second year of general engineering degree on the platform Etudes en France. The application process will be followed by an individual interview. If their country is not registered on the platform Etudes en France they can applied directly to IMT Mines Albi admissions service sending their file records and diplomas. Deadline for application : before 1st march 2020.
Students also have the possibility to apply to the engineering degree (M1) with Network n+i. Deadline for application: Before 2 april 2020.
Students who have already begun their studies in France and holding a Bachelor of science or engineering in 4 years or a first year of master in science or engineering can also apply directly to the school. Admission will be on file and interview. Deadline for application : before 1st march 2020.
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Full time engineering diploma program for regular foreign students : 4150€/year. This is payable in two installments of 4150 € at the beginning of each year.
Applications under partner agreements
- Admission in 2nd year (M1)
Double degree student
Candidates coming from partner universities are selected according to a decentralized IMT or selection process conducted according to the current agreements between their home university and us. Most of the time, this process is conducted at their home university. The selection process is based on a paper application (motivation letter, CV, academic results, administrative documents) and includes an interview, often completed by a written mathematics and physics examination. The joint Admissions jury evaluates each candidate’s academic ability, goals and character before making their final decision.
IMT Mines Albi has created partnerships with foreign universities for students who can attend the courses in French language. Joining this program, foreign students get the French "IMT Mines Albi Graduate Engineering Degree" together with the diploma of their home university (usually a Master degree).
Double degree students (under specific agreements) pay tuition fees according to the signed agreements double degree.
These students are admitted in the framework of collaboration agreements signed previously between their home university and us.
Exchange student is one who enrolls up to one year in classes or in a specific research internship at IMT Mines Albi while pursuing a degree at a partner university that will recognize the credits (ECTS) at the end of the exchange.
Deadline for application
- Autumn semester = (from september to january): 30 april
- Spring semester = (from january to may): November 15
If you are interested in joining the School as an exchange or regular student, please contact the international office of your own university for more information.
Exchange students ( under specific agreements) pay tuition fees to their home institution. There is no tuition fee paid to the host institution except school fees to cover course materials, visits.