What programmes does TSM offer?

  • Bachelor, Master, Doctoral Programmes
  • Professional Bachelor
  • DCG, DSCG (national accounting examination training)
  • Master 2 programmes
  • Certificate programme (Diplôme universitaire)


How to join TSM?

  • Via the Parcoursup platform
  • Via eCandidatures platform
  • International students: parallel procedure Via Etudes en France
  • On TSM's partners websites

For the procedure to follow, please read the description of the programme that interests you. ​


Do I need to pass an entrance exam in order to apply for TSM (SCORE IAE MESSAGE, TAGE 2, TAGE MAGE)?

No. These exams are no longer a requirement.


What are the language requirements to study at TSM?

Non-French speaking applicants for a programme totally or partly taught in French must demonstrate evidence of their CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) French level with one of the following certificates: DELF, DALF or TCF.

For English-taught courses and programmes, non-English speaking applicants must demonstrate evidence of their CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) English level with one of the following certificates: TOEFL (ITP not accepted), TOEIC (Bridge not accepted), Cambridge First Certificate, Cambridge Advanced Certificate, Cambridge Proficiency Certificate or IELTS (Academic).

The certificate must be valid at the time of the application submission.

Note: the tests accepted for the BSc 1 in Global Management being specific please refer to the training page of this degree

For the recommended or required level, please consult the description of the programme that interests you.



What are TSM admission criteria?

Please consult the description of each programme to review their application requirements (within the "Admission" section). 


I am applying from a foreign country, what additional steps should I take?

Non-EU applicants living in one of the following countries and regions at the time of the application must follow the Studying in France procedure in addition to the TSM application procedure: Algeria, Argentina, Benin, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Chile, China, Colombia, the Comoros, the Republic of Congo, South Korea, Ivory Coast, Egypt, the United States, Gabon, Guinea, Haïti, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Mauritius, Mauritania, Mexico, Peru, Senegal, Democratic Republic of Congo, Russia, Senegal, Singapore, Taiwan, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey and Vietnam.

Note: for international students applying for the BSc 1 in Global Management, you must apply via eCandidatures. 


How much is the TSM student registration fee?

For state degrees, registration fees are set each year in early July by the Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation and published in the Official Bulletin.

For example: in 2020-2021 the registration fees for a Bachelor's degree were 170 euros + the CVEC (92 euros for 2020-2021). 

The registration fees for a Master's degree (excluding double degrees or  certificate programmes “Diplôme universitaire”) were 243 euros + CVEC (92 euros). 

International studentsYou can find all the information about international student registration fees and exemption options on the Toulouse Capitole University website.


Can a young foreign national obtain an apprenticeship (or professionalisation) contract?

If an applicant from outside the EU has a legal residence permit in France, he or she may be granted a work permit for an apprenticeship contract (or professionalisation).

This permit must be requested from the Foreign Labour Department of the Direccte on which the site of the apprenticeship (or professionalisation) contract is to be executed.

Students with Algerian citizenship: you must be in possession of an Algerian student residence certificate and apply for an APT for professionalization and apprenticeship contracts.


How to pay the application fees?

Payment are made via an online platform.


I cannot find the link to the application fees payment platform. What should I do?

You can access the application fees payment platform by clicking on the eye pictogram in the list of the supporting documents for your application:


Eye pictogram


I'm having trouble with the eCandidatures platform. What should I do?

A dedicated FAQ for the eCandidatures platform is available at: https://v2-ecandidatures-tsm.ut-capitole.fr/ecandidat-V2/#!assistanceView

Vist the dedicated e-candidatures tutorial page if you have any difficulties.

For any other question, send an email to assistance@tsm-education.fr


The eCandidatures application does not respond. What should I do?

For technical reasons, the reference database of the application is cut off from 00:55 to 2:00 (UTC+01:00).


Can I send additional documents after the deadline for applications?

No. Once your application is submitted, no other submission is possible.


When will the admission results be published?

The publication dates of the admission results are visible in your eCandidatures space.

Please note that your definitive admission is conditioned by the obtention of the diploma giving access to the chosen programme. 


If I am on the waiting list, can I know what my ranking is?

No, the student ranking on the waiting list is never communicated to students, be that by email, telephone, or even in person.


When do applications take place? 

Applications for the 2021-2022 academic year is over.

If you are interested in applying for the 2022-2023 academic year, expect to do so during the month of March. Programmes accept applications at various times during the year. 

Please check back on the TSM website and social networks to find out exact application dates for 2022-2023.


When are registrations taking place? 

Registration takes place between July and September depending on your course and once your admission has been confirmed. 

They take place in person at TSM.