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.

Key dates

- November  (from 6th to 26th) for Eiffel Scholarships candidates (foreign applicants only)

- January (from 8th to 31st) for applicants for Master 2 Economic Theory and Econometrics with a foreign degree

- February (from 1st to 28th) for master candidates (applicants with a foreign degree)

- May (from 2nd to 30th) for bachelor (Licence 2nd year and Licence 3rd year) and master candidates (applicants with a French degree)

Tuition fees: 5500€ + Registration fees: approx 250€ + Student social security (health care): approx 200€.

What are included in the 5500€ of tuition fees?

-       Project management courses and other practical courses (e.g. professional development courses in small groups)

-       Full careers service

-       French language classes

-       Math camp

-       Welcome pack (Toulbox) to help you to settle in Toulouse.

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 5500 euros out of 6000 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 offer a scholarship grant that will be awarded to one U.S. resident for his/her first and second Master’s years (2018 – 2020) at TSE.

  • Application before March 1st, 2018. (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.

Sanofi and Analysis group offer a scholarship grant that will be awarded to one U.S. resident for his/her first and second Master’s years (2018 – 2020) at TSE.

Eiffel scholarships
Scholarships from the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs may be awarded to outstanding international students from developing countries and Eastern Europe (1180 € per month, for 9 to 24 months). Candidates who wish to be supported for the Eiffel scholarship will have to apply from November 6 to November 26th, 2017:

“Bourses d’études”

This scholarship (also from the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs) is awarded through the French Embassies channel (750 € 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 5000€ and 8000€). 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 (1300€ 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.