To find out the application procedure to follow if you hold 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 scholarship applicants only and from January for other foreign degree applicants).
Please read carefully the Frequently Ask Questions section, and check the deadlines before applying.
- APPLICATION FORM (Please see "Deadlines")
Application campaigns for the year 2019-2020
- November 7th to 27th 2018: Eiffel Scholarship candidates (foreign applicants only): http://www.campusfrance.org/fr/eiffel
- January 10th to February 7th 2019: applications for Master's degrees (applicants holding a foreign degree)
- from the end of January to mid-March 2019: applications for first year of Bachelor's degree through Parcoursup
- from April 8th to 29th 2019: applications for interns / students from Toulouse School of Economics
- May 2nd to 22nd 2019 : applications for Bachelor's degrees 2nd and 3rd year (applicants holding a French or a foreign degree) and Master's degrees (applicants with a French degree).
Any application submitted outside of the recruitment campaigns will not be reviewed.
There is no application fees.
For the academic year 2018-2019, the registrations fees amounted to:
- 136 euros for a Bachelor's degree
- 209 euros for a Master's degree
- 34 euros for the Commun Documentation Service (payable only once for the same academic year)
Master's degree - international track. Additional training fees of 5,500 euros apply, these 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 academic year 2018-2019, the Student Social Security contribution (217 euros) disappear. It is replaced by a student life contribution, the "Contribution Vie Etudiante" (CVEC), amounting to 90 euros, which must be paid to the CROUS, before the administrative registration.
All students, including scholarship holders will be issued with a certificate relating to the payment or exemption of the CVEC by the CROUS via the portal messervices.etudiant.gouv.fr
Fee waivers and scholarships
Fee waiver recipients: In 2017-2018, 6 students received a fee waiver of 5,500 euros out of 6,000 euros based on academic and geographical criteria. This action is part of TSE policy and will be maintained for next recruitment campaigns.
Please note that these fee waivers are part of the International Master program application process. Applicants who received an admission proposal in a Master program must submit a cover letter requesting a tuition fee waiver and send it to email@example.com. The fee waiver commission will be held on mid-June 2019. You will be informed of the decision by email by the Admissions office. Please note that a fee waiver only concerns Master tuition fees and you will have to pay the remaining registration fees re-evaluated each year (243 euros for 2018/2019) and the CVEC ("Student life tax") amounting to 90 euros.
Sanofi & Analysis Group Excellence Scholarship Grant for Master’s Studies
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 (2019 – 2021) at TSE.
- Application process : The application to the grant is conditional on your admission into the 1st year of the Master’s program (please see deadlines in the dedicated section). After completing his/her application for admission to a TSE Master’s program, the applicant should send his/her grant application file by email to the following address – firstname.lastname@example.org (before March 1, 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). http://unicreditanduniversities.eu/index.php/en/home.html
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) http://www.campusfrance.org/fr/eiffel
Candidates who wish to be supported for the Eiffel scholarship will have to apply in November through our procedure (see Deadlines).
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 8,000 euros and 12,000 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: email@example.com). 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 the 9th of April 2019: firstname.lastname@example.org
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 to apply for an undergraduate degree second or third year :
(Applications for undergraduate first year have to be made on Parcoursup)
- curriculum vitae
- cover letter
- transcript for your Baccalaureate or equivalent diploma
- undergraduate studies transcripts : semester 1 to apply for undergraduate degree second year / semesters 1, 2, 3 to apply for undergraduate degree third year
- a copy of your Baccalaureate or equivalent diploma
- for foreign degree holders : a French language certificate - TCF level C1 or DALF
You are exempted from providing a French language certificate if :
- you are an foreign student enrolled at TSE in undergraduate first or second year
- you have studied at least one year within a French-speaking country
- your mother tongue is French
The following documents are required to apply for a Master's program first year or second year :
- curriculum vitae
- cover letter (in French for Master standard track and in English for Master international track)
- transcripts of your undergraduate studies
- a copy of your Bachelor's degree or certificate of achievement
- an English language certificate for Master's programs - International track : TOEFL iBT 90/120 minimum, IELTS 6.5/10 minimum or Cambridge English Advanced Certificate level C1
- a French language certificate for Master's programs - Standard track : TCF level C1 or DALF
Applicants are exempted of submitting any English or French language certificate if :
- they are English or French native speaker
- they have obtained an undergraduate degree (2 years minimum) at an university in an English or French-speaking country
Other required documents are :
For Master program applicants holding a foreign degree: the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). No minimum is required.
For external applicants (who are not TSE students): letters of recommendation from your academic referees :
- 2 letters for Master first year
- 3 letters for Master second year
These letters must be sent directly by your academic referees - see FAQ.