Preparatory class

Art & Design

The Preparatory Class is intended for high school diploma holders wishing to pursue careers in graphic design, animation, game art or industrial design.

This year of training aims to learn the fundamentals of art (observational and expressive drawing, volume, creativity techniques, artistic culture…) and to build your portfolio.

The educational program offers a variety of courses and workshops. The project mode is at the heart of the training, allowing students to develop their creativity and acquire an applied work methodology.

Throughout the year, students benefit from the support of professionals in artistic and digital creation.

Pedagogical objectives
  • Enrich your general and artistic culture
  • Acquire the key tools and techniques of artistic creation
  • Foster teamwork and transdisciplinary exchanges
  • Develop oral and artistic expression skills
  • Refine your study project
  • Prepare your application file (portfolio)

Admission to the Preparatory Class is based on an examination of your application file, followed by an individual interview.

Tution fees

Preparatory class: 5260 € / year.
Includes registration for the Bachelor’s Cycle entrance exam
Amount subject to annual adjustment for inflation

  • Observation drawing
  • Living Model
  • Color
  • Illustration / graphics
  • Perspective
  • Anatomy
  • History of art
  • General knowledge
  • Volumes (Modeling and mock-ups)
  • Creativity / methodology
  • Photography
  • History of the game / animation
  • Character design / character sheet
  • 3D volume (Sketchup)
  • Follow-up of book / notebook creation
  • Management of individual and collective projects


  • Entry into preparatory class
  • Examination date: March 16, 2019
  • Registrations: from 26 Nov. 2018
  • Registration deadline: February 28, 2019
  • Contest entry fees : 120€
  • Examination Results: March 31, 2019


  • Be a graduate of the Baccalaureate,
    all series, at the start of the school year
  • Admission by examination
    – 2 artistic events (observation and imagination)
    + Individual interview
You have questions ? Contact us :
Coordinatrice Pédagogique

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 03 61 10 12 40
 email Marie-Paule