What ITECH Lyon says about their program:
"ITECH, a member of the Conférence des Grandes écoles, trains engineers. The ITECH training, certified by the Commission of Engineering Titles, focuses on 4 majors:
Formulation Chemistry: Paints, Inks, Adhesives, Cosmetics
Students need to show a B2 level in English; this can be proven by TOEFL / TOEIC / IELTS.
Requirement may be waived if students have studied for their bachelor's in English.
- ADMISSION INTO 1ST YEAR OF ENGINEERING UNDER THE STUDENT STATUS (BAC + 2)
Preparatory classes for Engineering schools (Grandes Écoles d’Ingénieurs) Sections:
MP PC PT TPC Registration on the site www.scei-concours.fr
Competition procedures Concours E3A for MP-PC candidates: see the site www.e3a.fr
Competition procedures Concours Banque PT for PT candidates: see the site www.banquept.fr
Competition procedures Concours Commun Polytechnique for TPC candidates: see the site http://ccp.scei-concours.fr/
Preparatory classes FGL (Fédération Gay Lussac)
Students from specific FGL preparatory classes (Rennes, Lille, Clermont-Ferrand, Pau, Strasbourg) enroll in an FGL school following their list of choices and their rank.
Study of file (case file + interview)
L2 or L3 sciences DUT chemistry, chemistry engineering, GMP, SGM, Physic Measurements… Preparatory class PC Bellevue (ITECH partner) BTS linked to ITECH majors (chemistry, plastic manufacturing…) Files are filled in on the ITECH site before the end of May, motivational interview takes place between mid-June and beginning of July, and the jury takes place mid-July.
-ADMISSION IN 2ND YEAR ENGINEERING CYCLE (BAC + 4) Study of file (case file + interview) People concerned:
M1 (1st Year of Masters) in Chemistry or equivalent Files are filled in on the ITECH site before the end of May. Interviews take place between mid-June and the beginning of July. The jury takes place beginning of July.
Fall semester (September): deadline June 1. If students apply before the end of March, they are applying to an early decision process.
Fees and funding
No scholarships available for international students.
Visa requirements for ITECH Lyon
Many international students will require a visa to study in France, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.