Here you will find the answers to frequently asked questions concerning admission procedures and student registration


What kinds of programmes are available at TSM?

Students can apply for the following levels of programmes:

  • L1 - Bachelor programmes Year 1 (via Parcoursup online registration)
  • L3 - Bachelor programmes Year 2
  • Master 1 programmes
  • Master 2 programmes
  • DSCG French national accounting preparatory programme

For those seeking Executive Education or Work-Study programmes, TSM offers the following levels of programmes:

  • Professional Bachelor programmes
  • Master 1 programmes
  • Master 2 programmes
  • TSM Certificate Programmes

Application deadlines for each programme will be published at the beginning of the year on each programme’s individual page.

Do I need to pass an entrance exam (concours) in order to apply to TSM?

No, you don’t need to take an entrance exam to apply to TSM.

Do I need to be bilingual to study at TSM?

It depends on the programme that you would like to do. Certain programmes are partially or entirely offered in English.

For all programmes you need to provide an English language exam unless English is your mother tongue.

TSM accepts the following exams: TOEFL (the ITP version is not accepted), TOEIC (“Listening and Reading” is obligatory, “Speaking and Writing” is highly recommended, and “Bridge” is not accepted), Cambridge First Certificate, Cambridge Advanced Certificate, Cambridge Proficiency Certificate, and IELTS (Academic).


What are TSM admissions criteria?

Admission to TSM is based on the following criteria:

  • Quality of the candidate’s academic record
  • Pertinence of the candidate’s professional project to the chosen TSM programme
  • Requested exam results and/or interview impressions (if requested by the chosen TSM programme)


I am applying from a foreign country, how do I apply to TSM?

Every year TSM accepts a large number of students from other countries than France. Candidates from all nationalities, even French, must apply through the online platform eCandidatures.

For certain countries requiring visas, there is an additional online procedure that must be completed: “Etudes en France”, which is the online platform for Campus France (see the following question to see the countries in question).

Depending on the programme you are applying for, there may be additional application requirements. Please see consult your programme’s page for specific application details.


Do I need to apply through Etudes en France (CampusFrance) in addition to eCandidature?

All candidates must apply through the online eCandidature procedure. 

Candidates coming from the following countries must also apply through Etudes en France (the online platform for Campus France) for visa purposes: Algeria, Argentina, Benin, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi Cameroon, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, the Republic of the Congo, South Korea, Ivory Coast, Egypt, 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.

The Etudes en France application procedure must be completed in addition to the eCandidature application procedure.


When is registration for accepted students?

Registration will take place on the TSM campus for a week in July and a week in September depending on the programme to which you have been accepted. The specific date and time of your registration appointment will be communicated to you by the administrative officer of your programme in your registration packet.

If you have been accepted to TSM, you will receive your registration packet by postal mail. The packets will be sent from TSM to accepted students at the beginning of July.

Please note that your definitive acceptance to TSM is contingent on the successful completion of your administrative file (requested documents or transcripts, successfully finishing your current academic year, etc.).


When do classes begin at TSM?

You can also consult the university calendar by clicking here