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Apply for a short period

Programmes : ERASMUS +, B.C.I, O.F.A.J.
Bilateral agreements : BEIJING, BOGOTA,

The contact person in our school is:

International office
t. +33 2 55 58 65 06


Study period 2021/2022

It concerns the students who want to study in our school within the framework of one of the 12 programmes listed below:

  1. ERASMUS +,

  2. B.C.I (Bureau de Coopération Interuniversitaire),

  3. O.F.A.J/DAAD,

  4. Cooperation agreement with the « Concordia university », MONTREAL (Quebec/Canada)

  5. Agreement with "Fundacion Universidad de Bogota Jorge Tadeo Lozano", COLOMBIE

  6. Agreement with "Escuela Nacional de pinture, escultura y grabado la Esmeralda", Mexico, MEXIQUE

  7. Cooperation agreement with the « TOKYO University of the Arts - Gedai », JAPON

  8. Cooperation agreement with the « Korean University of Arts - SEOUL », COREE

  9. Cooperation agreement with the "Hongik university - SEOUL", COREE

  10. Cooperation agreement with the « Central Academy of Fine Arts of BEIJING/PEKIN », CHINE

  11. Collaborative Academic Agreement with "Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design of JERUSALEM", ISRAEL

  12. Agreement with the « Nationale University of Tres de Febrero », ARGENTINA

  13. Agreement with the University of Houston - USA

  14. Free exchange programme

You must submit your application BY E-MAIL (in PDF format), including the 4 documents below 

  • The Application form entirely filled up and signed (compulsory),

  • A letter of motivation of at least 1 page A4, use the layout which suits you best, but try to keep to the following headings: Project title - Project aim(s) – Intended project content – Stages intended for the project – Intended means of the project and Justification of the choice of our school, linked to the project

  • A Curriculum Vitae,

  • A portfolio in which you present 15 examples maximum of your artistic work (no CDRom, no DVD, no BLOG)



1st semester : from mid September 2021 to mid January 2022

2nd semester : from mid January 2022 to mid May 2022



The Mobility Committee in charge of the examination of the applications from foreign students takes place several times per a year.

Deadlines 2021/2022


  • To apply for the 1st semester or the full year :

             - 19th of May 2021

  • To apply for the 2nd semester :

    - 27th of october 2021


The nominations are sent two to three weeks after the deadlines dates, by email.


Foreign students can apply for the 1st, the 2nd semester or the whole year, in the following years of studies :

- L2 (2nd year - undergraduates)

- M1 (4th year - graduates)

There are no classes available for foreign students during the third (L3) or the fifth year of studies (M2).



Catalogue L2

Catalogue M1/M2


Please find below the grading system of our institution:

Systeme de notation


French language: Foreign students are asked to have a minimum knowledge in french language and are ideally asked to provide their results of a french language test.


Other informations :

  • Foreign students have the same status as Nantes school of art students

  • Foreign students pay no registration fees, except for the registration to the library : 3€ for 3 months or 6€ for a year

  • Social security registration for foreign students : https://etudiant-etranger.ameli.fr/#/

  • All classes are given in French, except for the English class and a Korean class

  • French lessons are also available


Students association of l'Ecole des Beaux-Arts Nantes° Saint-Nazaire: aedban@beauxartsnantes.fr

Facebook address: https://www.facebook.com/AEDBAN/