Application to MSIAM program are now open.

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To be admitted to the program, candidates must have previously completed a first year study at the master level and been awarded at least 60 ECTS in degree in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, or equivalent.

Students may apply directly to M2 level.

Admission in MSIAM

Anyone holding a first year of master (60 ECTS credits) in mathematics or applied mathematics or an equivalent degree, interested in pursuing a high level mathematical education and motivated by the applications of mathematics. The minimum requirement is to have earned at least the equivalent of 240 ECTS credits.

Important notes

  • Students from related backgrounds (physics, computer science, engineering, …) may also apply provided they possess outstanding mathematical qualifications and are highly motivated by applications.
  • Eligibility : only individuals who have an excellent academic record will be considered. Applications from students from traditionally underrepresented groups are particularly encouraged.
  • Academic standing : Fellows must maintain full-time status in the Master’s program, and must be engaged in full-time coursework or research during the academic year (September 1st–July 31st).

Language requirements

  • Students from countries where English language is not the primary language are required to provide evidence of Competence in English. The requirement is waived for applicants from English speaking countries (list available here) as well as applicants whose previous degree is from a program taught in English. English scores required: TOEFL IBT 78 min or TOEFL CBT 210 or TOEIC 700 min or IELTS 6 min or Cambridge FCE. This is equivalent to the CEFR level B2.

  • An A2 level in French is recommended.


Some fellowships are available to master students. Be careful, as they require specific application and have various deadlines: