International students

What programmes do you offer at Toulouse School of Management?

TSM offers programmes in the main fields of management science, at Bachelor's, Master's and Doctorate level.


What are the English-taught programmes?

Find information on our English-taught programmes on the international programmes page.

When does the academic year start?

The academic year starts in September. There is only one intake in September. There is no intake in January.


How does the academic year go?

The academic year takes place over two semesters.
First semester: September-December
Second semester: January-July
Find the detailed academic calendar 2021-2022 on the UT1 website.

How to apply for a programme at Toulouse School of Management?

Applications take place online on the eCandidature platform. The application period takes place from February to April each year for a start in September. The eCandidature concerns all students.


When will I receive the admission results?

Admission results are published in June. Find the precise date on the page of each programme.


When will I have an interview?

It depends on the programme: if you are invited to an interview, it will be carried out online.

What are the TSM admission requirements?

This information is provided in the "Admission" tab on each programme page.


Do I need to take a management test such as GMAT to apply to TSM?

No. No management test is required.


I’d like to know if I have a chance of getting admitted at TSM. How do I do that?

We do not offer personalised advice. We invite you to check whether your profile corresponds to the programme of your choice.

What French language tests are accepted at TSM? 

The accepted French language tests are:

  • DELF
  • DALF
  • TCF

The certification must be valid at the time the application is submitted.


What English language tests are accepted at TSM? 

  • TOEFL iBT (ITP version not accepted)
  • TOEIC (Bridge not accepted)
  • Cambridge First Certificate
  • Cambridge Advanced Certificate
  • Cambridge Proficiency Certificate
  • IELTS (Academic).

The certification must be valid at the time the application is submitted.


What language level in French should I have to study at TSM and how do I improve it ?

To find out the recommended or required level in French, please check the programme page you are interested in. 

French language classes are offered by the university of Toulouse Capitole to all registered students interested in improving their skills. There are workshops, group classes by level and more. Learn more on the French as a Foreign Languge Courses page.


I registered for a language test but I will get the results after the application deadline. Can I send my results after the deadline?

No. Once the application form has been submitted, no documents can be sent.

What is the Études en France procedure? 

If you reside in one of the countries affected by the "Etudes en France" ("Studying in France") procedure, you have to submit your application on eCandidatures as well as on Etudes en France.

The "Etudes en France" platform manages all of the enrolment procedures for an institute of higher education up until the visa request. Students can file their enrolment applications, talk with the Campus France space for their country and communicate with the institute they wish to enrol in. This service requires a fee. 

The "Etudes en France" procedure involves students residing in one of the following 65 countries: Algeria, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Benin, Bolivia, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Gabon, Georgia, Ghana, Guinea, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ivory Coast, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, Peru, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Vietnam. Learn more.


What is a the parallel procedure mentioned on the Études en France platform?

In order to study at TSM, international students from one of the 65 countries listed above need to apply both to Etudes en France AND complete an online application at TSM on the eCandidatures platform. Applications not submitted via eCandidatures will not be considered.


I didn't submit an application on Études en France. What should I do?  

If you missed the deadline for Etudes en France / Campus France you can still apply to TSM. Once you have received your TSM acceptance letter (typically delivered in June), you will have to contact the French embassy from your country and apply for a student visa. You can also contact your local Campus France chapter directly.


I have already paid fees for my Études en France application. Do I have to pay the fees on eCandidature? 

Yes. The two procedures are independent.

How much are the tuition fees for international students? 

To view the tuition and fees for the academic year 2021-2022, please visit this page. Note that the 2022-2023 tuition and fees have not been set yet.


Does the university offer scholarships for international students?

Our institution does not offer scholarships. You can use the Campus France scholarship search tool.


What is the Eiffel Scholarship?

The Eiffel Scholarship is an excellence scholarship for international students applying for a Master’s or Doctorate degree. Find out more about the programme on Campus France.


How to apply for the Eiffel Scholarship?

Applications for the Eiffel Scholarship at TSM take place every year between October and November for a start of the academic year the following September. Please contact directly 


How to find accommodation in Toulouse? 

To help you in your search for accommodation, please visit the UT1website.


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