Applications are closed

Applications for the academic year 2024-2025 are now closed.


Each year we welcome about 100 participants in the program! Students are coming from all over the world and from very different backgrounds (Educational Science, Computer Science, Psychology, Economy, Design, Medicine, Humanities, Biology, Cognitive Sciences, etc.). This diversity is an exceptional opportunity for students to discover the power and efficiency of collaborative and mutual teaching and learning.

The selection is based on proven interest in interdisciplinarity, research and global challenges, your motivation and previous record, as well as an interview with our pedagogical team.

You can apply to the first or second year of the Master program, depending on your last academic degree or past professional career.

  • Master 1: Candidates who successfully completed at least 3 years of studies(a Bachelor degree of 3 years or equivalent)
  • Master 2: Candidates who successfully completed at least 4 years of studies (a Bachelor degree of 4 years, a Bachelor of 3 years + 1st year of a Master degree or equivalent).

Candidates with a M2 diploma or an Engineering degree are eligible for M1 or M2. Foreign students are advised to check Campus France website for related information.

Lifelong Education and Apprenticeship

Our program is open to lifelong education for all (professionals, teachers, vocational retraining, etc...) and apprenticeship (through CFA Afia). Apprenticeship is available in M2 . Once you have been admitted, we advise you to contact us in order to prepare your project in the Master.

Application Process

Application form and documents needed

There are few steps to follow before becoming a AIRE Master student. You must fill in the application form accordingly to the curicculum you want to follow: M1 AIRE, M2 AIRE.

The form requires some preparation and specific pieces of information, make sure you have everything that is needed. If you do not have all these documents yet, please note that you can still apply. They will be required as soon as you have them:

  • Your resume (or curriculum vitae) up-to-date
  • Contact info of TWO referees willing to provide letters of recommendation (filling a form sent via email by Master AIRE Office)
  • ID photo
  • A copy of your identity document (passport, identity card ...)
  • A copy of your last diploma (translated in English or french by a sworn translator)
  • A copy of your last diploma grade transcripts (translated in English or french by a sworn translator)
  • A copy of your high school grade transcripts (translated in English or french by a sworn translator)
  • French level (a certificate A1 level if available or a letter of commitment to reach A1 level during the first semester)

After completing the form, a link will be given to you in order to modify your answers, so be sure to copy it. Please note that only fully filled applications will be reviewed by the jury.

Two weeks after the application period closes, selected candidates will receive an invitation by the mid-May for an interview that will take place online on ZOOM by the third or last week of May.

If you are selected, you will receive an authorization to register as a student of Université Paris Cité. The administrative registration is personal and under appointment, typically in September.

  • March to May: online application
  • Throughout May: invitations for interviews with the jury
  • Mid May to End May: interviews
  • End of June: final admission results
  • September: start of the courses in Paris