Concours d'entrée L1 - DNA Art
The year is divided into 2 semesters (30 ECTS credits per semester).
These 60 ECTS credits can be used to enter a Licence 2 at Beaux-Arts Nantes Saint-Nazaire or by equivalence commission at other art schools and universities.
How to register
The Beaux-Arts de Nantes Saint-Nazaire's L1 entrance exam is organised in two stages:
- pre-selection on the basis of a portfolio, which enables an in-depth examination of artistic files
- a 20-minute interview with a jury made up of artists and theoreticians.
- Personal artistic practice ;
- A marked interest in the visual and plastic arts and all contemporary forms of creation (dance, literature, film, music, etc.);
- Interest in art history: regular visits to museums, exhibitions and art galleries, reading;
- An interest in invention, creation, reflection and experimentation with art, materials and techniques;
- A great capacity for working independently and collectively, in workshops and for personal research (reading, writing).
You are a high school student, future baccalaureate holders in the 2024 session.
You have already obtained a baccalauréat or equivalent qualification and have an INE number.
You are in a preparatory class, at university or in a higher education establishment.
You do not have a baccalauréat.
You have followed another course (vocational or technical training, retraining, etc.).
You are European, with a B2 level of French without a French diploma.
Procedures for EU candidates
Applicants from the European Union are asked to present their diplomas translated into French.
A good knowledge of French is required: a certificate of passing the TCF (test de connaissance du français) level B2 or the DELF (diplôme d'études en langue française) level B2 obtained at the time of registration.
International applicants are invited to contact the International Department directly for further information.
Parcoursup & non-Parcoursup calendar
SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS
PARCOURSUP: FROM 17 JANUARY TO 3 APRIL 2024 INCLUSIVE
OFF-PARCOURSUP: FROM 24 JANUARY TO 3 APRIL 2024 INCLUSIVE
PRE-SELECTION ON THE BASIS OF APPLICATIONS
MAY 2024: EXAMINATION OF THE APPLICATION FILE
Pre-selection is a prerequisite for access to the competition.
Candidates selected (or not) will be informed by email on Tuesday 16 April 2024.
The visual arts paper must also be presented at the distance interview.
15 & 16 MAY 2024 FOR SELECTED CANDIDATES
COMPETITION RESULTS AT THE BEGINNING OF JUNE 2024
No results will be given by telephone or e-mail. Candidates who have been definitively admitted will receive an e-mail informing them of their definitive pre-registration at our school.
Annals of the entrance exam
Education and grants
Commission d'équivalence L2 et M1
How to register
The equivalence committee allows all French or international applicants to join the school from the Master 1 level, at the Nantes site, who can prove that they have the required level of study and have validated the European credits for the year they wish to study.
Entry into L2 and M1 only, no entry into L3 or M2.
Exceptionally, for the start of the 2024 academic year, no Equivalence Commission will be organised for Licence 3. Only Equivalence Commissions for Licence 2 and Master 1 will be possible.
International applicants from outside the EU are invited to contact the International Department for further information.
For further information, please contact