Admissions en année 2, 3, ou 4
Validation des Acquis de l’Expérience (VAE)


Access in 2nd or 3rd year (Licence 2 or 3)

Approximately ten places per year of study are available for admission during the cycle.

French candidates holding the following diplomas (or equivalent for candidates from the European Union) :

  • FOR AN ENTRY IN YEAR 2: BTS Space Design, DNMADE, BTS Architectural Environment Design, DUT Civil Engineering, DNSEP Study and realization of layout, DNAT Space Design, Bachelor of Applied Arts / Design
  • FOR AN ENTRY IN YEAR 3: Diploma of engineering TP or GC, interior architect ENSAD or BOULLE, assistant architects EPSAA, DSAA Space Design


Access in 4th year (Master 1)

Approximately ten places per year of study are available for admission during the cycle.

  • French candidates holding the following diplomas (or equivalent for candidates from the European Union): Double Degree in Engineering TPE or INSA and Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from ENSA, Diplôme Ingénieur des Ponts et Chaussées.
  • Candidates transferring from another French ENSA.
    A student enrolled in a National School of Architecture in France (excluding INSA and ESA) who wishes to join ENSAS must obtain information and make a prior request to his or her home institution. His or her request will be submitted to the director of the home institution for approval before being forwarded to ENSAS. ENSAS accepts transfers only for applications concerning admission to Master 1 (transfer between the third and fourth year). Applications are examined each year in April. Please contact the director of studies of your home institution for more information.


You hold a diploma issued by a country outside the European Union

In any case, except for the Erasmus mobility course, you must follow the “DAP” procedure (prior admission request).
Contact the French Embassy or the CEF in your home country for more information.


Approximately ten places per year of study are available for admission during the cycle.

Step 1


The application form is entered online. It is composed of the marks obtained in the baccalaureate, in the current course of study or in the last validated higher education diploma, a letter of motivation and a portfolio.

A pre-registration fee of 37 euros (exemption for scholarship applicants) will be requested from all candidates; except for the DAP procedure for foreigners outside the European Union. 

Step 2


An adhoc committee evaluates each candidate’s application.

Step 3 


The interview is conducted by two ENSAS teachers and lasts 20 minutes. It consists of an exchange with the teachers to evaluate the motivation and general culture of the candidate according to his or her background. It can begin with a commentary on an image (chosen by the candidate).

Invitation to interviews in April 2021

Admission interviews on May 19, 2021 
Interviews take place on site or by video depending on the health situation and in case the candidate lives at a distance of more than 1000 km, the interview will be held automatically by video.

Step 4


It is based on the average academic record (coefficient 1) and the interview score (coefficient 1).

Step 5


By e-mail from May 28, 2021
No results will be communicated by telephone.


Double applications are not allowed. Candidates applying in year 2, 3 or 4 cannot apply in parallel in year 1 via admission-postbac. 

Non-French speaking candidates from the European Union will have to prove a B2 level of knowledge of the French language at least.

Incomplete or late applications will not be processed. It is recommended to check the date of sending at the post office on the envelope.
Any fraud or attempted fraud in the information entered or documents provided may lead to sanctions that may include cancellation of the file and withdrawal of the eventual application for admission, without prejudice to any legal action that may be taken. 



  • 373 euros per year for a Bachelor’s degree - 512 euros per year for a Master’s degree;
  • + 91 euros in CVEC (Contribution Vie Étudiante et de Campus);
  • other optional fees (Equipment kits, student associations).

coûts des études À l’ensas

  • 373 euros par an en licence - 512 euros par an en Master (tarifs 2022/2023) ;
  • 150 euros de participation forfaitaire au voyage d’études en Licence 1 et 3 + 50 euros de participation forfaitaire au voyage d’études en Licence 2
  • + 95 euros de CVEC (Contribution Vie Étudiante et de Campus) ;
  • autres frais facultatifs (Kits de matériel, associations étudiantes).