Application prerequisites

The programme is open to people with 5 years of post-secondary education or 4 years of post-secondary education and 3 years of experience in the field of engineering sciences or the area of design:

  • Post-graduate degree, Master’s or equivalent degree.
  • Master of Science or equivalent for international applicants.
  • General engineers
  • Engineers specialising in one of the following areas: composites industry, chemistry, plastics industry, wood industry, the environment.
  • Design engineers
  • Industrial or product designers with knowledge of materials (level-I design degree)

Applicants are employees (active or in retraining), recent graduates, international employees and students as well as job-seekers, to promote interdisciplinarity and interculturalism.


Admission is based on an examination of your school and/or professional records as well as an interview in French and English (the interview can be held remotely).

Applications should be submitted online on the My.ESB platform between 15 June and 15 November.

A review committee meets every month to provide every applicant with rapid, personalised feedback.

The programme starts in January.


Tuition fees for a full year total €15,200.

A scholarship worth 30% of the amount may be awarded based on an application for applicants undergoing initial training.

On an individual basis, applicants can apply for the Professional Transition Project (PTP, formerly CIF) which covers the cost of the training while ensuring that a salary is maintained.

For employees, the cost of the training can be integrated into their company’s training plan.

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