To find out the application procedure to follow if you are holding a French or a foreign degree and depending on the program level you want to apply for, please fill in the form below  (please note that applications open from November for Eiffel scholarships applicants only and from January for other foreign degree applicants).

Please read carefully the Frequently Ask Questions section, and see deadlines before applying.

  • APPLICATION FORM (Closed for the academic year 2018-2019)

Recruitment campaigns for 2018-2019 (start of the school year: September 2019)

  • November 7th to 27th 2018: Eiffel Scholarships candidates (foreign applicants only)
  • January 10th to February 7th 2019: applications for Master's degrees (applicants with a foreign degree)
  • from the end of January to mid-March 2019 for applications in first year of Bachelor through Parcoursup
  • May 2nd to 22nd 2019: applications for Bachelor's degrees ( (applicants with a French or a froreign degree) and Master's degrees (applicants with a French degree).

Any application submitted outside recruitment campaign periods will not be reviewed.


Registration and beginning of courses: September 2018

  • Registrations are from July 10th to September 5th (5:00 pm) on University Toulouse 1 Capitole website. Registrations will be suspended from July 20th to August 22nd included.
  • Attention: non-French-speaking students and those who have been granted a tuition waiver must register at the end of August. Time slots will be scheduled in order to register them. For more information:


  • Mathcamp: Preliminary courses for Master students are scheduled from August 20th 2018. (see section News)
  • Beginning of Master courses: September 3rd 2018.
  • Beginning of Bachelor courses: September 6th 2018.


There is no application fees.

Administrative registration

For the 2017-2018 academic year, the registrations fees were:

  • 189 euros for a Bachelor's degree
  • 261 euros for a Master's degree.

Master's degree - international track. There are additional training fees of 5,500 euros. These training fees include:

  • Project management courses and other practical courses (e.g. professional development courses in small groups)
  • Our full careers service
  • French language classes at the beginning of the year (at the end of August)
  • Mathcamp before the beginning of courses
  • A Welcome pack called ALL IN-TSE  to help you to settle in Toulouse.

Student Social Security

As for the University year 2018-2019, the Student Social Security contribution (217 euros) will disappear. It is replaced by a Student Life Contribution (CVE), amounting to 90 euros, which must be paid to the CROUS, before the administrative registration.

All students, including bursary students will be issued with a certificate relating to the payment or exemption of the CVE by the CROUS via the portal



Fee waiver for international Master students

Fee waiver recipients: For the next academic year 2017-2018, 6 students will benefit from a fee waiver of 5,500 euros out of 6,000 euros on academic and geographical criteria.  Please note that these fee waivers are part of the International Master program application process, therefore no specific application is needed. 


Sanofi and Analysis Group Masterscholarship

Sanofi and Analysis group offers a scholarship grant that will be awarded to one U.S. resident for his/her first and second Master’s years (2019 – 2021) at TSE.

  • Application before March 1st 2019 (download the PDF document for eligibility requirements).

UniCredit and Universities Masterscholarship
UniCredit & Universities Foscolo Foundation offers a scholarship to a student national from one of the 15 European countries in which UniCredit Group operates with outstanding academic background and accepted in the “doctoral path” of the Master 2 in Economics (Master 2 in Economic Theory and Econometrics).

Eiffel scholarships
Scholarships from the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs may be awarded to outstanding international students from developing countries and Eastern Europe (1,180 euros per month, for 9 to 24 months)

Candidates who wish to be supported for the Eiffel scholarship will have to apply in November through our procedure (see Deadlines).

“Bourses d’études”

This scholarship (also from the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs) is awarded through the French Embassies channel (750 euros per month for 9 to 12 months). 

Deadlines to apply: February to April. For more information, visit the website of the French Embassy in your country. 

United States Department of Education: Federal loan deferment

Regular students at Toulouse School of Economics which is part of Université Toulouse 1 Capitole (Federal school code: 04266200 for deferment only ) are eligible for the purpose of granting to an inschool deferment of repayment of Federal Family Education Program Loans and Federal Direct Student Loans.

For more information


  • Form to be completed (Students complete sections 1-3 of the form and the school completes section 4.)

TSE grants (for M2 students, doctoral track only)

Some TSE grants can be allocated to M2 students “Doctoral track” (between 5,000 euros and 8,000 euros). Please note that the allocation of grants is part of the application process for the Doctoral Program. To apply, you must send an email to the Doctoral School once you have received your admission confirmation for M2 ETE (contact: Please attach a covering letter with the email, explaining your personal and academic background. The selection committee at the Doctoral School will meet in April or early May to review the applications and attribute TSE grants to the best candidates.

L’association Jean-Jacques Laffont grant (for M2 only)

L’association Jean-Jacques Laffont allocates each year one or several grants to a student originating from a developing country, and assigned according to merit (between 5000€ and 8000€).

Application process for the Jean-Jacques Laffont grant: if you have been admitted to a Master 2, that you come from a developing country and you have an excellent application file, you may send a covering letter to the following email address before 5th April 2018:

Students that have been successfully accepted for an international Master’s at Toulouse School of Economics, and receives a grant from the Jean-Jacques Laffont association, to the extent of 2 students per year, will be exempt of course fees for this Master. 

Scholarships for PhD students

Research scholarships from the French Ministry of High Education and Research are granted to the best students coming out of the first year (Master 2 research). Beneficiaries must be 30 years or less at the time the scholarship is awarded (1,300 euros per month, for three years). Exceptionally, outstanding students not eligible for these scholarships can be offered equivalent fellowships by the TSE Program.

The following documents are required for application:

  • curriculum vitae
  • cover letter
  • official transcripts
  • official diploma or certificate of achievement
  • for applicants in Master program : recommendation letters (two for Master 1 program and three for Master 2 program)


If you are in the following situation, these documents are mandatory for applying:

  • applicants for Bachelor degree and Master program (standard track): a certificate of French language (TCF C1 level required)
  • applicants for Master program (both tracks) : Graduate Record Examination (GRE) AND a certificate of English language (TOEFL, IELTS or Cambridge English Advanced Certificate C1 level required)

Applicants are exempted of submitting any certificate of English (French) language if they are English (French) natice speaker or if they have obtained a degree (2 years minimum) at university in an English- (French-) speaking country.