2020 Admissions – Practical information

How do I enroll on ISIT's courses? When will the entrance exams take place? What is the amount for the application fees? How do I sit tests abroad?
All practical information about 2020 admissions to ISIT

1st-year admission: application only on Parcoursup.fr

2nd-/3rd-/4th-year admissions: application on isitinternational.com, refer to the following calendar

From November 2019 on, the application forms will be online on www.isitinternational.com

Admissions calendar (for 2nd-/3rd-/4th-year admissions)

Session Application deadline
applicants through admission exams
Application deadline
applicants through cooperation agreements*
Admission exams/
Pre-admission exams
(Conference Interpreting**)
Winter 19th January 2020 16th February 2020 25th January 2020
Spring 1 15th March 2020 5th April 2020 21st March 2020
Spring  2 17th May 2020 7th June 2020 23rd May 2020
Summer 1 28th June 2020 9th July 2020 3rd July 2020 
Summer 2 16th August 2020 30th August 2020 21st August 2020

*only for applicants from establishments that signed cooperation agreements with ISIT.
** The pre-admission exams (conference interpreting) take place only in Spring 1, Spring 2 and Summer 2 sessions. 

Entrance exam fees

Entrance exam fees (for all programs except Conference Interpreting): €180 (online payment)

Entrance exam fees for Conference Interpreting: €250 (online payment)

Please note

> Only one exam session: candidates must choose between the winter, spring or summer sessions.
> Entrance exam fees are not refundable.
> Candidates must complete their application by the above-mentioned deadlines
> 1 exam center in France: Paris
> Applicants can also sit for the exams overseas:
    – Approach either your current school or a French institution in your town (Campus France, Institut Français, Alliance Française, Embassy…).
    – Ask for an examination room and an invigilator for the day of the tests. If one of these establishments accepts the examination conditions, you must send us the contact details of the invigilator (first name, last name, email) who will act as guarantor.
Contact admissions@isit-paris.fr for more information.

Annual tuition fees

ISIT is a private non-profit institution (under 1901 Non-Profit Institution Law). Operating costs are funded primarily through student fees and tuition. Each year tuition fees are set by ISIT’s general assembly according to the number of languages in the language combination.

2018-2019 tuition fees (for informational purposes only)**:

  • For 3 languages (including mother tongue): € 8,925 per year 
  • For 4 languages (including mother tongue): € 10,125 per year

Lawyer-Linguist program: for students studying Law at an institution that has signed a cooperation agreement with ISIT (Université Paris Sud – Faculté Jean Monnet de Sceaux or Université Paris II Panthéon Assas), tuition fees are €5,325 per year for 3 languages

ISIT tuition fees can be paid in up to 8 monthly installments. 

For any more specific questions on tuition fees, please contact Amanda Lovell, ISIT’s Financial Director, at a.lovell@isit-paris.fr.

(**) subject to change

Read our website’s Programs / Financing your education section

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