How does the ENSCI admission system work?

Admission to the design school is via a competitive selection process open to all French and foreign applicants, regardless of age. Applicants may apply for only one course of study per competitive selection period. Registration is compulsory and can be done from January for non-Parcoursup candidates. 
Parcoursup candidates must first register via Parcoursup then finalise their registration by submitting the additional documents requested for the entrance exam via the ENSCI portal.



Antoine DUROT
Head of admissions
+33 (0)1 49 23 12 22

Admissions Coordinator
+33 (0)1 49 23 12 22


Register for industrial design

In accordance with its commitment to admit a broad diversity of student profiles, ENSCI grants admission to four categories of applicants, based on their previous qualifications and/or professional practice. Qualification to Bac (Baccalaureate) level is a compulsory requirement for all applicants, except those in category IV.

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Register for textile design

Admission to the Textile Design programme is via a competitive selection process open to all applicants who have a sound knowledge of the French language and hold a Bac (Baccalaureate) qualification, have completed 2 or 3 years’ further education or have at least four years of professional practice in textile design.

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Academic partnerships

ENSCI offers its students the option of studying for a second Master's degree in engineering, architecture, management and/or humanities by engaging with programmes run in conjunction with our partner schools and universities.

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The various aids available

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