Study abroad at ESME School of engineering in paris with Asia Exchange - Beyond Abroad

STUDY IN Paris, France


Experience the excellence of ESME School of Engineering in the captivating city of Paris, France. Explore a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs in engineering and technology, including Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Cybersecurity and Computer Science.
With respected faculty and cutting-edge facilities, ESME provides a comprehensive learning experience for a successful career in the evolving engineering industry. Apply hassle-free online and enjoy a seamless enrolment process. Secure your place in one of Paris’ most sought-after engineering schools and receive prompt confirmation of your study placement within 24h. Join ESME School of Engineering for a transformative educational adventure in the heart of the vibrant French capital.

Study Abroad in France with Beyond Abroad

Easy application process

Just fill out an online application form and submit it with a few attachments.

Acceptance even in one day

Your study placement can be confirmed as quickly as in day.

Secure study place

Once you get the confirmation, it’s a done deal!

Most affordable tuition fees

2,190 EUR tuition fee

Get all the support you need

Our team helps you get the most out of your time abroad

Apply easily with friends

Share life-changing experiences together

Study abroad at ESME School of engineering in paris with Asia Exchange - Beyond Abroad


Ranked among top engineering schools in France


Student City worldwide by QS Ranking


international students

Member of “Grande Ecole” Engineering consortium



Summer (February – June),
Autumn (September – January)

Max. Credits

30 ECTS /
15 US credits

Program Content

Lectures, practical laboratory work and projects

Levels of study

Bachelor and Master, Gap Year


tuition fee / semester+ application fee

Study Fields

IoT and Smart Cities, Power Conversion Management, Cybersecurity, Fundamental Sciences for Engineers, Sciences for Energy and Climate, Languages and Technology for Engineers, Creative Engineering, Material Environment

Program Highlights

  • Study together with students from around 20 different nationalities and foster cross-cultural understanding and lifelong friendships.
  • ESME emphasizes practical learning through hands-on projects, internships, and industry collaborations
  • The school encourages entrepreneurship and innovation through dedicated programs and initiatives, fostering a culture of creativity and problem-solving
  • Paris is renowned for its rich history, art, and culture. It is home to world-famous museums like the Louvre, Musée d'Orsay, and Centre Pompidou, where you can explore masterpieces from renowned artists.
  • The city itself is an open-air museum with stunning architecture, iconic landmarks like the Eiffel Tower, and charming streets like the Latin Quarter
  • Paris is a popular destination for international students, which creates a vibrant and diverse student community
  • ESME provides access to cutting-edge research facilities and laboratories for students to engage in innovative research projects
  • Paris consistently ranks high in terms of quality of life. The city offers a high standard of healthcare, efficient public transportation, beautiful parks, and a safe environment. It also provides numerous student discounts and benefits, making it more accessible and affordable for students.


ESME Business School of Engineering is a prestigious institution at the forefront of business education and engineering innovation. Located in the heart of Paris, a vibrant city, the school offers engineering programs designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary to thrive in today’s dynamic professional landscape. With a dedicated faculty comprising industry experts and a collaborative learning environment, students at ESME gain a comprehensive understanding of both technical and managerial aspects, preparing them to become leaders and change-makers in the business and engineering sectors. All courses are part of ESME’s regular syllabus and those available for international students are taught in English or Spanish.

This program is for you when you…

  • are a university student or have recently finished high school or university
  • want to gain a better understanding of modern topics combined with a unique life experience
  • want an easy application and all your questions answered quickly
  • want to make new international friends and build a career-benefiting multicultural network
  • are happy to enjoy a welcoming atmosphere and great student support throughout the semester
  • want to boost your career with a unique study abroad experience


If you are a high school or college graduate, your plans are still unclear or you simply want to take a break from your daily routines, you may apply for a Gap Year program. Studying abroad during your Gap Year is the perfect way to give your life a new direction!

Explore virtually – interactive destination tour


Q: Are there mandatory courses?
A: No, there are no mandatory courses at ESME Paris.

Q: When are my course selections confirmed?
A: After your application has been officially approved by the host University, the staff of ESME Paris will reach out to you to request your course selection. They will then pre-confirm your course selection or inform you if certain courses are unavailable.

Q: Can I drop out of a course or add a course after making the course selections?
A: In some cases, it is possible to drop out of some courses or add more. However, these kinds of decisions have to be made in the first week of the semester.

Q: How does the weekly schedule look like?
A: In general, you will have contact lectures from Monday to Friday.

Q: What is the required minimum attendance?
A: You must attend a minimum of 75 % of lectures and all mandatory workshops/excursions. You must also pass the mid-term and final exams to receive your grades. In case of sickness, you can discuss with the program staff regarding the excused absence.

Q: When do the exams take place?
A: All exams will take place after the official semester dates at the end of your semester. The examination period is usually about 2 weeks long.


Q: Is there a dress code at ESME Paris?
A: You should always cover your shoulders, belly, knees and toes when on campus.

Q: What is the correct type of visa for studying at ESME Paris?
A: European students do not need any visa to study in Paris, France, at ESME. If you are a non-European citizen, you need to apply for the Schengen Visa. The long-stay visa is equivalent to a Schengen visa but is valid for more than 90 days.

Q: How can I find suitable accommodation options?

For international students at ESME looking for suitable accommodation options, ESME has partnered with ErasmusPlay and Studapart to facilitate the search for affordable and secure housing. Here are the details:

  1. ErasmusPlay:
    • ErasmusPlay is a platform created by students for students, aiming to address the challenges international students face when searching for accommodation in Paris and other European cities.
    • The platform lists 250,000 accommodation solutions, including studios, student rooms, and apartments.
    • All accommodations listed on ErasmusPlay are verified and visited beforehand to ensure the security of your booking.
    • The service supports students throughout the entire accommodation process, from searching to booking and even after arriving in the chosen accommodation.
    • To explore accommodation options through ErasmusPlay, you can visit their website: ErasmusPlay
  2. Studapart:
    • Studapart is a specialized platform for finding accommodation near student campuses in France.
    • The platform visits and verifies every listed accommodation with landlords to ensure quality and security.
    • Studapart offers affordable deals and can serve as a warrant if needed for your accommodation booking.
    • To explore accommodation options through Studapart, you can register on their website: Studapart

Once international students complete their application to ESME programs, they can benefit from discounts and preferential prices through these partnerships, making the process of finding suitable accommodation more convenient and cost-effective.

Q: How do students get from A to B in Paris, France?
A: Students in Paris have various transportation options to get from A to B:

  • Metro: The well-developed metro network allows for quick connections within the city.
  • Buses: A comprehensive bus network provides flexible transportation options for various neighborhoods.
  • Bicycles and E-Scooters: Students can use bicycles and e-scooters available in the city.
  • Pedestrian: Paris is pedestrian-friendly, especially in the downtown area.

The choice of transportation depends on the location, campus, and personal preferences. Paris offers diverse transportation options to meet the needs of students

Q: Which vaccinations do I need to take?
A: We recommend MMR, Tetanus-diphtheria and hepatitis A and B. You can ask your doctor for possible other recommendations.

Q: Do I need to have travel insurance?
A: You are required to have valid accident and health insurance from your home country for the whole duration of the program. The university may request a copy of the insurance certificate at the beginning of the semester. See our recommended travel insurance providers.

Q: Which budget should I plan to study in Paris, France?
A: Besides tuition fees, you should be prepared to pay for the student visa, flights, accommodation, and other living costs. The cost of living is relatively high in Paris. The actual costs depend on your individual lifestyle.

Q: Which documents do I need for the application?
A: An official transcript or records of all your semesters or, if you are not currently enrolled at an institution of higher education, a copy of your high school diploma (or similar document). A scanned copy of the identification page of the passport. A letter of recommendation from a staff member at your home institution (e.g., a teacher, a professor, or an assistant). Your home university must affirm clearly that you have sufficient English skills and can communicate fluently in English.

Q: I need to have my learning agreement/certificate of enrollment signed. What should I do?
A: Please fill out the document and send it to and we will forward it to your host university for signing.

Q: When will I receive my Official Acceptance Letter?
A: The electronic official letter of acceptance will be delivered to you approximately 1 months before the semester starts in at ESME in Paris, France.

Q: When will I receive my Transcript of Records?
A: The university prepares and sends the transcripts of records usually within 2 months after the end of the semester.

Study at ESME School of Engineering

Not the destination you were looking for?