ARCHIVE FILE OF MANDATORY APPLICATION DOCUMENTS
Reminder of Mandatory Application Documents
1 - Curriculum vitae in English
2 - Statement of Purpose, dated and signed (this signature serves as official proof of application)
Directions: In English and in 3500 characters or less (not including spaces): What specifically has led you to apply for ENSAI's Smart Data program? Explain how your education and/or professional background have prepared you for some of the specific aspects of this Master's degree.
3 - Copies of degrees, diplomas (in order from most recent to oldest) - originals plus certified English translations - if the original documents are in French, a translation is not necessary.
4 - Copies of all official grade transcripts (originals plus certified English translations - if the original documents are in French, a translation is not necessary). If you have one grade transcript for several years of study, please submit it only once and name it according to the last year concerned.
5 - Course content/descriptions from previous education, in English - if the original documents are in French, a translation is not necessary. You are requested to describe the content of the courses you have taken that are the most relevant for this master program. You can make a description on your own or select the most relevant parts of the course catalog of your university but your document should be no longer than 10 pages. You can have a look at the prerequisites described on your website, it might help you.
6 - English language certificate such as TOEIC, TOEFL, IELTS, CLES, etc. proving minimum level equivalent to B2 (CEFR scale), for non-native speakers
7 - French language certificate (for non-native French speakers who wish to be exempted from the intensive French summer program and French courses)
8 - Copy of the official GRE Mathematics Test score report (results must be less than 5 years old to be valid) for candidates with degrees from non-EU countries. If you have never taken the GRE, please visit the official website http://www.ets.org/gre. In that case, please have results sent directly to ENSAI by using the following Designated Institution code when registering: 7180. If you cannot provide this document and your application file is preselected, you will be requested to answer a 15-minute test before the interview with the members of the jury.
9 - 3 academic or professional references (please indicate for each the name, position, institution and email address). We may contact them (letters of recommendation not requested)
10 - Copy of valid passport or ID card
11 - Proof of an international bank transfer order (copy of order, screen shot of online transfer, etc.) for the non-refundable application fee of €100 (mentioning candidates' name + Smart Data). Applicants must cover any and all costs associated with transfers.
12 - Payment of tuition & fees form duly completed and signed. If the jury selects your application, you will receive an admissions offer from ENSAI for the coming academic year. This document is a commitment to pay all tuition & fees upon acceptance of this admissions offer.
These requested documents must be submitted one by one. Make sure you upload ALL of them. You can click on this link to check the list of the documents that you have already uploaded.